Sunday, September 23, 2018 Message

Message—The Episcopal Church of the Cross
Sunday, September 23, 2018
Text:  Mark 9:30-37

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They went on from there and passed through Galilee. He did not want anyone to know it; for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, “The Son of Man is to be betrayed into…

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Sunday, September 16, 2018 Message

Message—Episcopal Church of the Cross
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Basics of Prayer:  Keep It Simple; Keep it Real; Keep at it.
Text:  I Thessalonians 5:16-25

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Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.  Do not…

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Sunday, September 9, 2018 Message

Message—The Episcopal Church of the Cross
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Luke 9:18-2
The Observance of the Feast of the Holy Cross

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Once when Jesus was praying alone, with only the disciples near him, he asked them, ‘Who do the crowds say that I am?’ They answered, ‘John the Baptist;…

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Sunday, September 2, 2018 Message

Message—The Episcopal Church of the Cross:  Loving Jesus, Serving Others
Sunday, September 2, 2018
Texts:  II Corinthians 5:16-21; Luke 15:1, 11-32
The vision of the Episcopal Church of the Cross is to see our world, our neighborhoods, and our households be transformed by the healing, reconciling, and restoring love of…

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Sunday, August 26, 2018 Message

Message—The Episcopal Church of the Cross
Sunday, August 26, 2018
Texts:  Isaiah 55:6-11; Luke 5:1-13

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Good morning, friends.  Peace be with you.

So there’s a story of a rabbi living in ancient times, who every morning would get out of bed and walk his prayers.  It was not uncommon…

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Sunday, July 29, 2018 Message

Message—the Episcopal Church of the Cross
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Text:  John 6:1-21

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After this Jesus went to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, also called the Sea of Tiberias.  A large crowd kept following him, because they saw the signs that he was doing for…

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Sunday, July 22, 2018 Message

Message—The Episcopal Church of the Cross
Sunday, July 22, 2018
The Ten Words, Part IV
Text:  Exodus 20:17 

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You shall not covet your neighbor’s house; you shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, or male or female slave, or ox, or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor.               -Exodus…

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Sunday, July 6, 2018 Message

Message—The Episcopal Church of the Cross
July 8, 2018
The Ten Words, Part II

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Let us pray:

O heavenly Father, who has filled the world with beauty:  Open our eyes to behold your gracious hand in all your works; that, rejoicing in your whole creation, we may learn to…

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Sunday, July 1, 2018 Message

Message—The Episcopal Church of the Cross
Sunday, July 1st, 2018
Text:  Exodus 19:1-6, 20:1-3
The Ten Words, Part I

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At the third new moon after the Israelites had gone out of the land of Egypt, on that very day, they came into the wilderness of Sinai. They had journeyed…

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Sunday, May 27, 2018 Message

Message—The Episcopal Church of the Cross
Sunday, May 27, 2018
Text:  John 3:1-17 

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Now there was a Pharisee named Nicodemus, a leader of the Jews. He came to Jesus by night and said to him, ‘Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher who has come from God;…

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