Sermons

Read, listen to, or download past sermons.  The most recent sermon is typically available online by 3 PM each Monday.
 
 
 

Ethel Hornbeck
June 30, 2013
Freedom does not give us answers, but it does offer us lots of invitations.

Judy York
June 23, 2013

Bill Ashforth
June 23, 2013

Randall Tremba
June 16, 2013
An old Rabbi once asked his student how they could tell when the night had ended and the day had begun. When is the hour of dawn?

Randall Tremba
June 9, 2013
There’s more than one way and more than one reason to stand up for others and for yourself.

Randall Tremba
June 2, 2013
The power of love that was poured into our species thousands of years ago is still working to create more and more "neighbors without borders." In fact, it’s made an impact on our forthcoming, new web site.

Randall Tremba
May 26, 2013
Trinity Sunday
Our birthright is laughter and delight in the world. At our best we lead the chorus of praise for creation.

Randall Tremba
May 19, 2013
Pentecost
Eventually we were led to embrace a particular possibility. At the time it was against the law but there was a loophole of sorts—hence, the conspiracy.

Randall Tremba
May 12, 2013
If I am not for myself, who will be for me? And if I am only for myself, what am I?

Randall Tremba
May 5, 2013
If Mother Earth could speak today, she might cry out MAY DAY MAY DAY MAY DAY because her children have forgotten who they are and to whom they belong.

Randall Tremba
April 28, 2013
What happened here yesterday could not have happened just one year ago. But then what happened in baseball 66 years ago this month was also once thought impossible.

Randall Tremba
April 21, 2013
This past week the world blew up in more ways the one.

Ethel Hornbeck
April 14, 2013
Its true, we are all evolving, and as the Sufi poet Hafiz wrote some six and a half centuries ago: nothing evolves us like love.

Randall Tremba
April 7, 2013
If you only see “Christ” in Christianity then you’re not seeing all there is to see in resurrection stories.

Randall Tremba
March 31, 2013
Easter Sunday
On what we call Good Friday the Empire spoke its truth with spears, nails and a cross. On Sunday, the hidden promise spoke.

Randall Tremba
March 24, 2013
Palm/Passion Sunday
Jesus accepted the cross not because he wanted to die but because he wanted to be fully alive—in life and in death.

Randall Tremba
March 17, 2013
Today is St. Patrick’s Day. Today we honor the life, work and witness of St. Patrick and with him the Irish people.

Randall Tremba
March 10, 2013
Can we live in an economy of grace and abundance?

Randall Tremba
March 3, 2013t
The voices I heard this week were voices longing for water in a dry and barren land—souls thirsty for justice, thirsty for sanity, thirsty for good to prevail. Some have been longing for a long, long time.

Randall Tremba
February 24, 2013
If you want a life without dark and gloomy nights, you’ll have to move to another planet.

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