Sermons by Reverend Stephen Garnaas-Holmes (Page 17)

Life begins with letting go

The Celebration of the Gospel April 6, 2014 — Fifth Sunday in Lent The Raising of Lazarus, John Reilly “Lazarus, come out!” — John 11.43  _______________________ We Gather as The Body of Christ  GREETING PRELUDE Elevation Dom Paul Benoit  * CALL TO WORSHIP Leader: Spirit of life, light of life, breath of life, All: breathe new life into us. Christ of love,…

Born again…and again…

Jesus, help us listen. The Celebration of the Gospel March 16, 2014 — Second Sunday in Lent No one can see the Realm of God without being born anew from above. — John 3.3 ________ We Gather as The Body of Christ GREETING PRELUDE       Prayer      René Vierne * CALL TO WORSHIP Leader:  Holy One, you called Abram and Sarai and…

Listen to Him

The Celebration of the Gospel March 2, 2014—  Sunday of the Transfiguration He was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun and his clothes became dazzling white. A voice from the cloud said, “This is my Own, m y Beloved, with whom I am well pleased. Listen to him.”   — Matthew 17.2,5 ——————   We…

Love Actually

The Celebration of the Gospel   Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany February 16, 2014 First, be reconciled with your sister or brother. —Matthew 5.24   ——————————— We Gather as the Body of Christ GREETING PRELUDE   Seek Ye First The Kingdom Of God    Karen Lafferty, arr: Fred Bock * CALL TO WORSHIP Leader: God of Creation, we come in…