Sermons – 2017 Podcasts & Text

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“All Are Welcome Here” message from Rev. Robert Brown (length 1:38)



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June 18, 2017 – “What Can You Do?”

Youth Liturgist Honour Valentine reads Matthew 9:35-10:8 followed by sermon “What Can You Do?” delivered by Rev. Robert Brown

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June 11, 2017 – “Fostering Day by Day Creativity”

Liturgist Hank Haff reads Genesis 1:1-2:4a followed by sermon “Fostering Day by Day Creativity” delivered by Rev. Robert Brown and Rev. Dr. Jean Vandergrift

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June 4, 2017 – “What Does This Mean”

Liturgist Sandy Freund reads The Book of Acts 2:1-21 followed by sermon “What Does This Mean” delivered by Rev. Robert Brown and Rev. Dr. Jean Vandergrift

 

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May 28, 2017 – “YES…and”

Liturgist Fred Williams reads The Book of Acts 1:1-14 followed by sermon “YES…and” delivered by Rev. Bob Brown

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May 21, 2017 – “A Mission Trip Way of Life”

Liturgist Barbara Lynch reads Acts 17:16-34 followed by sermon “A Mission Trip Way of Life” delivered by Rev. Dr. Jean Vandergrift, Interim Minister for Spiritual Development and Congregational Life

 

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May 14, 2017 – Mother’s Day
“The Way of Trust”

Liturgist Ruth Piper reads John 14:1-14 followed by sermon “The Way of Trust” delivered by Rev. Bob Brown

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May 7, 2017  – Climate Justice Sunday

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April 30, 2017 – Mission Trip Service

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April 23, 2017 – FaithWorks-Morning of Service

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April 16, 2017 – Easter Sunday

“Rendezvous with the Risen One”

Scripture Readings of Matthew 28:1-10 and Hebrews 12:1-3 followed by sermon “Rendezvous with the Risen One” delivered by Rev. Dr. Jean Vandergrift, Interim Minister for Spiritual Development and Congregational Life

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April 9, 2017
“The Purpose of Following Your Passion”

Youth readers Eric Marshall and Eliza Davidian read Matthew 21:1-11 and Philippians 2:5-11 followed by sermon “The Purpose of Following Your Passion”” delivered by Rev. Dr. Jean Vandergrift, Interim Minister for Spiritual Development and Congregational Life

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April 2, 2017
“Just Breathe”

Liturgists Nick Noyes reads Ezekiel 37:1-14 followed by sermon “Just Breathe” delivered by Rev. Bob Brown

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March 26, 2017
“Seeing to the Heart of Leadership”

Liturgists Rev. Bob Brown and Susan Stumpf read 1 Samuel 16:1-13 and Ephesians 5:8-14 followed by sermon “Seeing to the Heart of Leadership” delivered by Rev. Dr. Jean Vandergrift, Interim Minister for Spiritual Development and Congregational Life

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March 19, 2017
“Being Church”

Liturgists Peter Bruning reads Ephesians 2:13-22 followed by sermon “Being Church” delivered by Rev. Bob Brown

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March 12, 2017
“The Ins and Outs of a Faith Journey”

Liturgists Charity Tremblay and Nancy Haynes read Genesis 12:1-5 and John 3:1-17 followed by sermon “The Ins and Outs of a Faith Journey” delivered by Rev. Dr. Jean Vandergrift, Interim Minister for Spiritual Development and Congregational Life

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March 5, 2017
“Markers on the Journey”

Liturgist Nick Bruning reads Exodus 33:12-23 followed by sermon “Markers on the Journey” delivered by Rev. Wendy Vander Hart, Associate Conference Minister in the MA Conference of the United Church of Christ

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February 26, 2017
“The Ordinary Mystic”

Andrew Thut reads Matthew 17:1-9 followed by sermon “The Ordinary Mystic” delivered by Rev. Robert Brown

 

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February 19, 2017
“The Extra Mile”

Liturgist Ellen Quackenbush reads Leviticus 19: 1-2; 9-18 and Matthew 5: 38-48, followed by sermon “The Extra Mile” delivered by Nancy Haynes, Candidate for Ordination

 

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February 12, 2017
“BEING CHURCH”

Carol Antos reads I Corinthians 12:1-16, 20-27, followed by sermon “BEING CHURCH” delivered by Rev. Robert Brown

 

 

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February 5, 2017
“Do This!”

Liturgist Russell Sanna reads Luke 22:7-23, followed by sermon “Do This!” delivered by Rev. Robert Brown

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January 29, 2017
“A List for Losers”

Liturgist Eliza Davidian reads from the Hebrew Scriptures Psalm 15, Micah 6:6-8, followed by sermon “A List for Losers” and Sermon Scripture from Matthew 5:1-14 delivered by Guest Preacher Rev. Judith Brain

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January 22, 2017
“Evolve 2017-re:VEAL”

Liturgist Mary Jane Knudson reads 1 Samuel 3:1-12, followed by sermon “Evolve 2017 – re:VEAL” delivered by Rev. Robert Brown

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 January 15, 2017
“Evolve 2017-re:PENT”

Liturgist Cynthia Schweppe reads Matthew 3:1-10, followed by sermon “Evolve 2017 – re:PENT” delivered by Rev. Robert Brown and “A Personal Story of Learning to See Race Differently” by Michele Forinash

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January 8, 2017
“Evolve 2017-re:MEMBER”

Liturgist Jane Turner Michael reads Matthew 3:13-17, followed by sermon “Evolve 2017 – re:MEMBER” delivered by Rev. Robert Brown

 

 

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January 1, 2017
“Resolutions”

Liturgist Suzanne Giles reads Matthew 2:13-23, followed by sermon “Resolutions” delivered by Nancy Haynes

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