Preparing the Way

December 6, 2020 (Advent 2) Mark 1:1-8             Earlier this week we received one of our first snow accumulations for the season, although if you look outside now, you couldn’t really tell. As December ushers in the snow, we are used to the month also ushering in many other activities. Preparations are usually underway for… Continue reading Preparing the Way

Waiting & Preparing

November 8, 2020 Matthew 25:1-13 Now, I don’t know about you and your family, but we learned fairly quickly when our children were young, to not tell them of any upcoming plans because the waiting was excruciating for them and we would get tired of the same questions, “is it time now?” or “how much… Continue reading Waiting & Preparing

Waiting…

20th July 1946: Queues forming outside a bakery in Streatham High Street, London, on the last day before bread rationing is introduced. (Photo by Douglas Miller/Keystone/Getty Images)

November 12, 2017 Matthew 25:1-13 We spend a lot of our lives waiting. Waiting in lines at the grocery store, for amusement park rides, in traffic on the highway, for a doctor’s appointment. Yet we get very impatient when things do not come to us as fast as we would like them to. Waiting is… Continue reading Waiting…

Expectations!

John the Baptist seems to have quite the way with words. “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?” Luke 3:7 First, let me say that I am glad that this gospel lesson was not one of the firsts that I had to preach on here at Trinity. You need… Continue reading Expectations!