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Are you ready to walk into this week?

On Palm Sunday Valentina Satvedi offered three short reflections responding to our readings asking questions each time: Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 - How may we share our experience of God's steadfast love? Matthew 21:1-8 - Where are we being called to go this Sunday? Matthew 21:9-11 - What might we discover as we walk through Holy [...]

By |2020-04-07T05:24:03+00:00April 5th, 2020|Categories: Sermon|Tags: |0 Comments

What binds you today?

Reflecting on the parallel stories from Ezekiel and the Gospel of John. Valentina asks 'What binds you today?'. She reminds us that 'The breath of God brings us to life wherever we are gathered this morning and it unbinds us from whatever binds us. Resurrection is around the corner. Valentina Satvedi Leydon, Brunswick UC, [...]

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How can this be?

Nicodemus asks 'How can this be?'.  Jesus makes space for relationships as he enters into conversations and then makes room for transformation. John 3:1-17; Genesis 12:1-4a Lent 2A, 08/03/2020 Valentina Satvedi Leydon, Brunswick UC

By |2020-03-10T20:58:55+00:00March 10th, 2020|Categories: Sermon|0 Comments

Just do it

Life in Christ is speaking the truth and sticking with it. We are called to choose – make a choice – choose life or death. Valentina Satvedi-Leydon, Epiphany 6A, Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Matthew 5:21-37

By |2020-02-17T10:10:54+00:00February 17th, 2020|Categories: Sermon|0 Comments

Salt of the earth, light of the world

You are the salt of the earth. You are the light of the world. In the sermon on the mount, in Matthew 5:11-16, Jesus instructs his disciples about the kind of life and community they are called to and commissioned for. Ian Ferguson, Brunswick UC

By |2020-02-10T03:26:14+00:00February 10th, 2020|Categories: Sermon|0 Comments