Sermon for the Third Sunday after the Epiphany, 2017

On Christmas Day this past year, my family spent the afternoon watching the original Star Wars movie. It was the first time our daughter Mari had seen it. I’m not sure what she thought of it, but for her nerd father who grew up with it as a staple of his childhood, it felt like … Continue reading Sermon for the Third Sunday after the Epiphany, 2017

2017 Epiphany Proclamation

In the ancient church, before calendars were widespread, it became the custom for all of the holy days for the year to be announced on the feast of the Epiphany. The days and seasons of feasting and fasting that give shape to our life as Christians are all oriented around the date of Easter, which … Continue reading 2017 Epiphany Proclamation