Sermons by Teresa Carse

November 14: Try a Little Kindness

Readings from the Scriptures Hebrews 10:11-25 NRSV And every priest stands day after day at his service, offering again and again the same sacrifices that can never take away sins. But when Christ had offered for all time a single sacrifice for sins, “he sat down at the right hand of God,” and since then…

August 8: In-person Outdoor Worship

UPDATE : We are working through some technical issues with the recording of the August 8 service. We will post the service as soon as these issues are resolved. Thank you for your patience! Join with us on the labyrinth for in-person worship beginning at 10:30 AM. Bring your masks, lawn chairs, (maybe a hat and…

Holy Humour Sunday: April 11, 2021

Reading from the Scriptures: Psalm 150 150 Shout praises to the Lord!    Praise God in his temple.    Praise him in heaven,    his mighty fortress.2 Praise our God!    His deeds are wonderful,    too marvelous to describe. 3 Praise God with trumpets    and all kinds of harps.4 Praise him with tambourines    and dancing,    with stringed instruments    and woodwinds.5 Praise God with cymbals,    with clashing cymbals.6 Let every living creaturepraise the Lord.    Shout praises to the Lord!

The Other Wise Man

Scripture Reading      Matthew 2:1-12 In the time of King Herod, after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem, 2 asking, “Where is the child who has been born king of the Jews? For we observed his star at its rising, and have come to pay him homage.” 3 When King Herod heard…

I just want to be a sheep

Matthew 25:31-46 31 “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory. 32 All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats, 33 and he will put the…

A fireside chat

Matthew 25:14-30 (Contemporary English Version) 14 The kingdom is also like what happened when a man went away and put his three servants in charge of all he owned. 15 The man knew what each servant could do. So he handed five thousand coins to the first servant, two thousand to the second, and one thousand to the…

We’re in this Together

The following link will provide you with additional information and resources for the whole family for this Sunday, Easter 4: https://sjruc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Easter-Week4.pdf Scripture Reading: Acts 2:42-47  (Contemporary English Version) They spent their time learning from the apostles, and they were like family to each other. They also broke bread[a] and prayed together. 43 Everyone was amazed by the many miracles…