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Sermons from April 2018

Peace be with you

Peace be with you Sermon preached at Enmore, Second Sunday of Easter, 8th. April 2018 On a cold day in December last year a woman named Leah Ross came home to her house in Winnipeg to discover that it had been ransacked. She called the police, her neighbour and her church across the street. Then…

Good Friday 2018

Good Friday 30 March 2018 John 18:1 – 19:42  As the scope of today’s Gospel reading indicates, Good Friday is a time to reflect on the whole event of Jesus death. So rather than attempting comment on all of John 18:1 – 19:42, I will limit myself to some brief yet holistic comments. I will…

But Go, Tell

But go, tell Sermon preached on Easter Day, 1st. April 2018 at Enmore. Reading: Mark 16.1-8. I heard a story recently about an Anglican Minister in another diocese who was wanting to challenge the thinking of his Christmas Day congregation so he began his sermon by asking a number of rhetorical questions: ‘Do we actually…

My God, My God, Why?

My God, My God, why have you forsaken me? Sermon preached on Palm Sunday at Enmore, 25th March 2018 Reading: The Passion according to Mark. In keeping with the rest of his narrative, Mark’s account of the crucifixion of Jesus is sparse. He gives us the barest facts with little embellishment. Jesus is silent on…