Sermons from April 2018

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The Fifth Sunday of Easter (Easter 5B): April 29, 2018


Acts 8:26-40; Psalm 22:24-30; 1 John 4:7-21; John 15:1-8 As many of you know, I grew up in central Texas. I consider that fact a great blessing in my life—Texas is a wonderful, strange place. In the early 1990s Queen Elizabeth II came to visit our newly-elected Governor, Ann Richards. I was there for her […]

The Third Sunday of Easter (Easter 3B): April 15, 2018


Acts 3:12-19; Psalm 4; 1 John 3:1-7; Luke 24:36b-48 Story of Moving to Indianapolis Moved from DC in 1999 – for my work Don literally cried – leaving a sophisticated east coast city for what seemed to be a simple, rather bland place Found a house in a beautiful neighborhood – lots of yard for […]

Easter Day (Easter 1B): April 1, 2018


Acts 10:34-43; Psalm 118:102, 14-24; 1 Corinthians 15:1-11; John 20:1-18 Alleluia! Christ is risen! The Lord is risen indeed! Alleluia! I am so delighted to see you all here on this morning; and I am also so glad that finally we have arrived at Easter! This has seemed to me a particularly arduous Lent, not […]