Epiphany

Mother Katherine’s sermon preached on Feb. 11, 2024

Posted by on Sun, Feb 11, 2024 in Epiphany, Sermons

Sermon preached by The Rev. Katherine Sedwick, Rector, on Feb. 11, 2024. “Its curious that having been told to listen to Jesus the Beloved Son, he says nothing whatsoever to them. They would have to keep following him if they were going to hear him. So they could let their faith remain there stuck on preserving that mountain moment, or instead be guided on by the experience, allowing it to grow into something far greater.”

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Mother Katherine’s sermon preached on Feb. 4, 2024

Posted by on Sun, Feb 4, 2024 in Epiphany, Feast Days, Sermons

Sermon preached by The Rev. Katherine Sedwick, Rector, on Feb. 4, 2024. “In scripture forty is always a time of waiting, preparing, immersing; the baby is forty days old now. Soon we will enter into forty days of Lent preparing ourselves to honor anew Christ’s resurrection. Luke’s gospel later says Jesus appeared alive to them for forty days after his resurrection. How has your life these forty days since Christmas made you an offering to God?”

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Mother Katherine’s sermon preached on Jan. 28, 2024

Posted by on Sun, Jan 28, 2024 in Epiphany, Sermons

Sermon preached by The Rev. Katherine Sedwick, Rector, on Jan. 28, 2024. “Last Friday I saw this painting at the Hokusai exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum. It caught my attention, the image [see below] is of a ghost deity known in both Chinese and Japanese folklore named Zhong Kui or Shôki, ‘the Demon Queller.’ At first I thought he was the demon…”

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Tola’s sermon preached on Jan. 21, 2024

Posted by on Sun, Jan 21, 2024 in Epiphany, Sermons

Sermon preached by Mr. Tola Marts, Lay Preacher, on Jan. 21, 2024. “The search for belonging has brought us all together on this particular day, in this particular church, to praise God. On a different day it will be a different group of people, in a different church, with different songs and different traditions.”

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Mother Katherine’s sermon preached on Jan. 14, 2024

Posted by on Sun, Jan 14, 2024 in Epiphany, Sermons

Sermon preached by The Rev. Katherine Sedwick, on Jan. 14, 2024. “You all know we see Christ face to face in community, in friends, neighbors, even strangers. We pass the Peace each Sunday often touching hands and making eye contact—which may be the only such closeness someone enjoys all week.”

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Mother Katherine’s sermon preached on Jan. 7, 2024

Posted by on Sun, Jan 7, 2024 in Epiphany, Feast Days, Sermons

Sermon preached by The Rev. Katherine Sedwick, on Jan. 7, 2024. “In the waters of baptism, we are lovingly adopted by God into God’s family, which we call the Church, and given God’s own life to share and reminded that nothing can separate us from God’s love in Christ…”

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