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Sermons from September 2016

Come and See

Sermon preached at Enmore, Feast of St.Michael and All Angels, Sunday 25th September 2016. Reading: John 1.43-51 “The next day Jesus decided to go to Galilee. He found Philip and said to him, “Follow me.” John’s Gospel is structured around encounters with Jesus. Again and again from the calling of the first disciples, to the…

Serving Two Master’s?

Serving two masters? Sermon preached at Enmore, 18th Sunday after Pentecost, 18th September 2016 Reading: Luke 16.1-13 If anyone ever tells you that they fully understand this morning’s parable about the dishonest manager then may I advise you not to believe them. This parable, found only in Luke has been examined and re-examined from every…

Counting the Cost

Counting the cost Sermon preached at Enmore, 4th September 2016, Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost Readings: Jeremiah 18. 1-11;  Philemon; Luke 14. 25-35 There are times when I am grateful that we follow lectionary readings because they impose a discipline on our reading forcing us to read Scripture in all its breadth and diversity, rather than…