Sunday, September 3, 2017 Message

Message Delivered at Church of the Cross
9:30 AM; Sunday, September 3, 2017
TEXTS: Revelation 2:1-5; Luke 9:18-23

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Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no…

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Sunday, August 13, 2017 Message

Message Delivered at the Episcopal Church of the Cross

Sunday, August 13, 2017

TEXT:  Luke 14:22-33

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Good morning, friends.  Peace be with you.

Charlottesville, Virginia is a quaint, historic, college town in the foothills of the Blue Ridge.  Just to the east of the city,…

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Sunday, August 6, 2017 Message

Now when Jesus heard this, he withdrew from there in a boat to a deserted place by himself. But when the crowds heard it, they followed him on foot from the towns. When he went ashore, he saw a great crowd;…

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May 14, 2017 Message

Message—Church of the Cross
Sunday, May 14, 2017
The Fifth Sunday of Easter
TEXT: John 14:1-14

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Jesus said, ‘Do not let your hearts be troubled. Believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father’s house there are many dwelling-places. If it were not so, would I…

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February 26, 2017 Message

The Message—Church of the Cross
Sunday, February 26, 2017
TEXT:  Matthew 7:1-5, 7-12, 24-29

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Jesus said, “Do not judge, so that you may not be judged.  For with the judgment you make you will be judged, and the measure you give will be the measure you get.  Why…

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March 12, 2017 Message: Holy Habits II: Eating Together

The Episcopal Church of the Cross
The Message—March 12, 2017; the Second Sunday in Lent
TEXTS: I Corinthians 11:23-26; Matthew 14:13-21

Holy Habits II: Eating Together
Holy Habits is a Lenten teaching series on spiritual practices of presence and connection

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2017 Ash Wednesday Message

The Episcopal Church of the Cross
The Message—Ash Wednesday, 2017
TEXTS: Psalm 51; Joel 2:1-2, 12-17; Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21

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Today is Ash Wednesday, and it marks the beginning of Lent. The word “Lent” comes from an Old English word…

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October 23 Message

Message Delivered at Church of the Cross

Sunday, October 23, 2016

TEXT: Luke 18:9-14

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Jesus also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and regarded others with contempt: “Two men went up to the temple to…

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