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Sermons

Here are some recent sermons. These sermons were given by our pastor, Rev. Keenan Kelsey, unless otherwise noted.


Year 2012

September 9, 2012 - "Dual Function Training" [PDF]
June 24, 2012 - "David and Goliath: Arrogance, Audacity, or Awesomeness" [PDF]
June 17, 2012 - "Seeds of the Kingdom" [PDF]
May 20, 2012 - "Unexpected Hope" [PDF]
May 13, 2012 - "A Defining Moment or Why Jesus' Followers Came To Be Called Christians" by Jeanne Choy Tate [PDF]
May 6, 2012 - "I Am" [PDF]
April 29, 2012 - "Surely Goodness and Mercy" [PDF]
April 15, 2012 - "Koinonia" [PDF]
April 8, 2012 - "What If It's True?" [PDF]
April 5, 2012 - "Maundy Thursday Visitor: Dorcas (Tabitha)" [PDF]
April 1, 2012 - "Take Up Your Cross: Palm Sunday" [PDF]
March 11, 2012 - "Occupy the Temple" [PDF]
March 4, 2012 - "Who Do You Say Jesus Is?" [PDF]
February 19, 2012 - "Trans What?" [PDF]
February 12, 2012 - "Wash and Be Clean" [PDF] by Fr. Paul Burrows

Year 2011

December 4, 2011 - "Advent 2 - Prepare the Way" [PDF]
November 27, 2011 - "Advent 1 - A Sermon" [PDF]
October 9, 2011 - "An Angry God" [PDF]
October 2, 2011 - "A Red Umbrella - God's Peace" [PDF]
September 25, 2011 - "Authority or Authoritarian?" [PDF]
June 26, 2011 - "To Healing vs. To Cure" [PDF]
May 29, 2011 - "Jesus and Religion" [PDF]
May 22, 2011 - "Use or Abuse" [PDF]
May 15, 2011 - "The Good Shepherd" [PDF]
May 8, 2011 - "Be Holy, As I Am Holy" [PDF]
April 24, 2011 - "Threatened by Resurrection" [PDF]
March 6, 2011 - "Blessed Are They That Mourn" [PDF]
February 20, 2011 - "Blessed Are the Meek, the Poor in Spirit" [PDF]
January 30, 2011 - "Be-Attitudes" [PDF]
January 23, 2011 - "Repent, and Follow Me" [PDF]
January 9, 2011 - "Epiphany" [PDF]
*Full acknowledgement and thanks are given to the Rev. Dr. J. Barrington Bates for his sermon on the Feast of Epiphany preached at Church of the Advent of Christ the King, San Francisco, January 6, 2011.

Year 2010

December 24, 2010 - "Christmas Eve 2010" [PDF]
November 28, 2010 - "Advent One - Darkness to Light" [PDF]
November 21, 2010 - "Thanks-Living" [PDF]
November 14, 2010 - "Preparing for the Journey - A Stewardship Sermon" [PDF]
November 7, 2010 - "People of the Covenant" [PDF]
October 31, 2010 - "For All the Saints" [PDF]
October 24, 2010 - "Bully Pulpit" [PDF]
October 10, 2010 - "Blessed Are Those Who Are Right-Sized" [PDF]
October 3, 2010 - "Lament -- and Shalom" [PDF]
September 12, 2010 - "The Power of One" [PDF]
June 27, 2010 - "Care of the Soul, Part 3" [PDF]
June 20, 2010 - "Care of the Soul, Part 2" [PDF]
June 13, 2010 - "Care of the Soul, Part 1" [PDF]
June 6, 2010 - "Bread of Life, Cup of Compassion" [PDF]
May 16, 2010 - "Up, Up and Away!" [PDF]
May 9, 2010 - "I Had a Dream" [PDF]
May 2, 2010 - "An Old New Thing" [PDF]
April 25, 2010 - "Make Every Day Earth Day" [PDF]
April 18, 2010 - "Risen and Recognized" [PDF]
April 11, 2010 - "The Importance of Being Uncertain" by Heather Grantham [PDF]
April 4, 2010 - "Easter - Reclaiming Muchness" [PDF]
March 21, 2010 - "Steadfast Love - A Homily at a Taize Service" [PDF]
March 14, 2010 - "Who Is the Father?" [PDF]
March 7, 2010 - "Abundant Pardon vs. Repent or Perish" [PDF]
February 28, 2010 - "Sermon for February 28, 2010" by Heather Grantham [PDF]
February 21, 2010 - "Into the Wilderness" [PDF]
February 7, 2010 - "All For One" [PDF]
January 17, 2010 - "Receive the Spirit" [PDF]

Year 2009

December 6, 2009 - "Zechariah's Song" [PDF]
November 15, 2009 - "Sermon for 11-15-09" by Heather Grantham [PDF]
November 8, 2009 - "Two Cents Worth" [PDF]
November 1, 2009 - "Are the Saints Predestined?" [PDF]
October 25, 2009 - "Celebrating Calvin" [PDF]
October 11, 2009 - "The Doctrine of Non-Accumulation" [PDF]
September 20, 2009 - "One of These Children" [PDF]
September 13, 2009 - "A Tough One" [PDF]
June 28, 2009 - "The Trouble With Miracles" [PDF]
June 14, 2009 - "The Kingdom Is Like" [PDF]
June 7, 2009 - "Language About God (i.e. Trinity)" [PDF]
May 31, 2009 - "Babel Reversed - Spirit Within" [PDF]
May 10, 2009 - "Friends of Jesus" [PDF]
May 3, 2009 - "Part of the Flock" [PDF]
April 26, 2009 - "The Theater of God's Glory" [PDF]
April 19, 2009 - "Doubtless" [PDF]
April 12, 2009 - "The Rest of the Story..." [PDF]
March 15, 2009 - "Righteous Anger" [PDF]
March 8, 2009 - "Losing Your Life, Bearing Your Cross" [PDF]
March 1, 2009 - "Into the Wilderness" [PDF]
February 1, 2009 - "A Matter of Authority" [PDF]
January 18, 2009 - "The Dream - Yes We Can!" [PDF]
January 11, 2009 - "Wet-N-Claimed" [PDF]






Older sermons have been moved to the archive