Advent Possibilites – A Sermon On Matthew 24:36-44

The First Sunday in Advent, Year A – Matthew 24:36-44 “But about that day and hour no one knows,” Jesus says. I hear those words and can’t help but remember days and hours about which I did not and could not know: The day and hour I became a dad for the first time; The day and hour a judge decreed that I was a … Continue reading Advent Possibilites – A Sermon On Matthew 24:36-44

Baptism, Politics, Matthew 24:36-44, United States of America, Isaiah 2:1-4

Advent in America: Politics and Baptism – A Sermon on Matthew 24:36-44 for Advent 1A

The First Sunday of Advent – Matthew 24:36-44 Many are saying that the world has changed and that it changed on November the 8th with the election of Mr. Trump as our next president. Some are excited and hopeful about this change. They’ve waited a long time for this day. Others are terrified and dismayed about the change. They never wanted to see this day … Continue reading Advent in America: Politics and Baptism – A Sermon on Matthew 24:36-44 for Advent 1A