New Year’s Sermon Series Begins

Date: January 3, 2016 Title: “Aha! What an Epiphany!” Preaching: The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture: Isaiah 60:1-6; Matthew 2:1-12             Today we celebrate as “Epiphany Sunday” in the life of the church. “Epiphany” comes from a Greek word, “epiphaneia”, which means “a manifestation” or “striking appearance”. It is the

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Christmas Eve Sermon

Date:  December 24, 2015 Title:  “A Change in Plans” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Luke 2:1-20             Christmas has always been a big deal in my family.  Growing up, there were always celebrations and presents and much “Ho-ho-ho’ing”.  Even as an adult, I knew there was an unspoken

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“Share the Light” Sermon Series Continues

Date:  December 13, 2015 Title:  “The Invisible Visible” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Luke 1:46-55             Mary, the mother of Jesus.  The Virgin Mary.  Mary, the mother of God.  The Queen of Heaven.  The Virgin Mother.  Theotokos.  Immaculate Heart.  Our Lady of Sorrows.  Our Lady of Perpetual Help. 

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“Share the Light” Sermon Series Continues

Date:  December 6, 2015 Title:  “Light of the World” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  1 Corinthians 4:1-5;  John 8:12-16             Here we are, in this beautiful sacred space.  Here we are, in the midst of Advent – a beautiful sacred time.  Here we are, surrounded by blessings and

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“Sharing the Light” Advent Sermon Series Begins

Date:  November 29, 2015 Title:  “Jesus Who?” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Psalm 25:1-10;  Luke 9:18-20            Imagine, just for a moment, that you have been contacted by a major publishing house and have agreed to write an autobiography for them – your own

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“ThankFULL” Sermon Series Continues

Date:  November 15, 2015 Title:  “Hang On Tight!” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Philippians 4:4-9             During the month of November we are doing a sermon series called “Thankfull”, aimed at helping us consider what it means to live as grateful people, and what it means to recognize

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“ThankFULL” Sermon Series Continues

Date:  November 8, 2015 Title:  “Line Jumping With Grace” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Matthew 20:1-16 It was a day just like any other day.  I had been busy with a lot of little errands when I ducked into the bank to make a quick deposit.  It was

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“Thank-FULL” Sermon Series Begins

Date:  November 1, 2015 Title:  “Giving  Your All” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard             I’ve often wondered – what did she see?  The widow at the Temple – what did she see – on that day when she gave to the Temple treasury all that she had to live

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“iDoubt: Questions of Faith” Sermon Series Continues

Date:  October 18, 2015 Title:  “You’ve GOT To Be Kidding!” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Exodus 3:1-4:17             Speaking at a college graduation ceremony to an audience filled with adults, Frederick Buechner asked an uncomfortable question – “What do you want to be when you grow up?”  What

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