Nicodemus, John 3:1-17, Lent 2A, Born from above, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Daytime Lives and Nighttime Lives – A Sermon on John 3:1-17

Nicodemus “came to Jesus by night” (John 3:1-17, Lent 2A). I wonder if that’s not true for all of us. I wonder if we don’t all come to Jesus by night. Some have said that Nicodemus was hiding in the darkness. He was embarrassed. He was scared and didn’t want to be seen or caught. Others have said Nicodemus wasn’t a true believer and that … Continue reading Daytime Lives and Nighttime Lives – A Sermon on John 3:1-17

A Sermon for Trinity Sunday – Romans 8:12-17; John 3:1-17

The collect and readings for the First Sunday after Pentecost: Trinity Sunday, may be found here. The following sermon is based on Romans 8:12-17 and John 3:1-17. When my younger son, Randy, was about four years old he would wake up about four thirty in the morning and call out, “Dad, Daaad! Can I sleep with you?” I would call back, “Yeah, come on; but … Continue reading A Sermon for Trinity Sunday – Romans 8:12-17; John 3:1-17