“You Are God’s Investment”: Sermon for the 24th Sunday After Pentecost – Sunday, November 15, 2020

Preached Sunday, November 15, 2020, at All Saints Anglican Church, King City, ON, the Diocese of Toronto.Readings for this Sunday, the Twenty Fourth Sunday After Pentecost:: Judges 4.1-7, Psalm 90.1-8,12; 1 Thessalonians 5.1-11, Matthew 25.14-30 14 “For it is as if a man, going on a journey, summoned his slaves and entrusted his property to them; 15 to Read More …

“Being Lightbearers”: Sermon for the 23rd Sunday After Pentecost – November 8, 2020

“Lightbearers.”  A Sermon for the 23rd Sunday After Pentecost.  Preached at All Saints Anglican Church, King City, Diocese of Toronto, 8 November, 2020. Readings for this Sunday:  Joshua 24.1-3a,14-25; Psalm 78.1-7; 1 Thessalonians 4.13-18; Mathew 25.1-13 6 But at midnight there was a shout, “Look! Here is the bridegroom! Come out to meet him.’ 7 Read More …

“Pandemic and Promised Land” : Sermon for the 21st Sunday After Pentecost – Sunday, October 25, 2020

A Sermon for the Twenty-first Sunday After Pentecost.   Peached at the 8:00am service, All Saints Anglican Church, King City, ON, Diocese of Toronto. Readings for this Sunday:  Deuteronomy 34.1-12, Psalm 90.1-6,13-17, 1 Thessalonians 2.1-8, Matthew 22.34-46 4 The Lord said to him, “This is the land of which I swore to Abraham, to Isaac, Read More …

“Dual Citizens”: Sermon for the Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost – Sunday, October 18, 2020

Preached at All Saints Anglican Church, King City, ON, Diocese of Toronto, on Sunday, October 18, 2020. Readings for today: Exodus 33.12-23, Psalm 96.1-9, 1 Thessalonians 1.1-10, Matthew 22.15-22. “Give therefore to the emperor the things that are the emperor’s, and to God the things that are God’s” (Matt 22.21) This is the time of Read More …

“Authentic Gratitude”: A Sermon for Harvest Thanksgiving – Sunday, October 11, 2020

 A Sermon for Harvest Thanksgiving Sunday (the Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost), Preached on 11 October, 2020, All Saints Anglican Church, King City, ON, Diocese of Toronto Exodus 32.1-14, Psalm 106.1-6,19-23,  Philippians 4.1-9, Matthew 22.1-14 Thanksgiving, the time when we take stock of our blessings, traditionally thought of as blessings of the earth, and when, ideally, Read More …

“Being A Good Vintage” : Sermon for the Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost – Sunday, October 4, 2020

Preached on Sunday, 4 October, 2020, the Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost, at All Saints Anglican Church, King City, ON, Diocese of Toronto Readings for this Sunday: Exodus 20.1-4,7-9,12-20; Psalm 19, Philippians 3.4b-14; Matthew 21.33-46 Therefore I tell you, the kingdom of God will be taken away from you and given to a people that produces Read More …

“The Authority of a Servant”: Sermon for the Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost – Sunday, September 27, 2020

Preached at All Saints Anglican Church, King City, ON, Diocese of Toronto, September 27, 2020 Readings for the Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost :   Exodus 17.1-7, Psalm  78.1-4,12-16,  Philippians2.1-13,  Mathew 21.23-32 When he entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to him as he was teaching, and said, “By Read More …

“God’s Boarding Call”: Sermon for the Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost – Sunday, September 20th

Preached at All Saints Anglican Church, King City, ON, Diocese of Toronto Readings for the Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost: Exodus 16:2-15, Psalm 145.1-8, Philippians 1.21-30, Matthew 20:1-16 “…they grumbled against the landowner, 12saying, “These last worked only one hour, and you have made them equal to us who have borne the burden of the day and Read More …