Sermons by Reverend Stephen Garnaas-Holmes (Page 19)

Listening… and following

  The Celebration of the Gospel May 11, 2014 — Fourth Sunday of Easter The sheep follow, because they recognize the shepherd’s voice. — John 10.4 _________ We Gather as The Body of Christ GREETING PRELUDE   Lord Jesus Christ, Be Present Now  Georg Böhm * CALL TO WORSHIP Leader: Loving God, shepherd of our souls,…

We know him in the sharing of life

THE CELEBRATION OF THE GOSPEL Third Sunday of Easter May 4, 2014  Diego Velázquez. Kitchen Maid with the Supper at Emmaus “Were not our hearts burning within us while he was talking to us on the road?” — Luke 24.32 ______________“They were walking along, talking with each other…”______________ GOSPEL     Luke 24.13-15 Now on that same day two…

Seeking Thomas

The Celebration of the Gospel Second Sunday of Easter April 27, 2014               “My Lord and my God!” —John 20.28 ______________ We Gather as The Body of Christ GREETING PRELUDE      8:15     Lift Thine Eyes     (Pax Mane) 10:30   Hosanna    arr. by Jason Kruz (Spirit Ringers) * CALL TO WORSHIP Leader:  God of our heart, we long for you. All:    Beloved,…

Easter Sunday

The Celebration of the Gospel April 20, 2014 — Easter Sunday   “Do not be afraid.  I know that you are looking for Jesus who was crucified. He is not here; for he has been raised, as he said.” — Matthew 28. 5-6  This emptied tomb Before dawn I come to this tomb as if…

Passion Sunday

Sunday, April 13, 2014 Palm and Passion Sunday Worship at 10:30 We tell the story of Jesus’s entry into Jerusalem (that’s what the palms are all about), his final days, his last supper, his trial, execution, and burial (The Passion). It’s quite a story. Matthew 21:1-11 Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 Isaiah 50:4-9a Psalm 31:9-16 Philippians 2:5-11…