Sermon: Epiph5C

February 6, 2022

Sermon preached by the Rev. Benjamin Shambaugh St. Luke’s, Portland – Annual Meeting Sunday February 6, 2022; Epiphany 5C: Isaiah 6:1-8; 1 Corinthians 15:1-11; Luke 5:1-11 A week or so ago, I wrote an e-pistle cover letter called “Be Brilliant at the Basics,” which fits well with where we are and where we are going […]

Sermon: Epiph 4C

January 30, 2022

Sermon Preached by the Rev. Benjamin Shambaugh St. Luke’s Portland – Albert Melton’s retirement January 30, 2022; Epiphany 4C: Jeremiah 1:4-10 1 Corinthians 13:1-13 Luke 4:21-30   The word of the Lord came to me saying, “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I […]

Sermon: Reproductive Justice

January 23, 2022

Suzanne G. Roberts, MD, MPH, MDiv Sermon for Third Sunday after Epiphany, Year C, January 23, 2022 Sabbath for Reproductive Justice Nehemiah 8:1-10; 1 Corinthians 12:12-31a; Luke 4:14-21; Psalm 19   “Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O God, my strength and my redeemer.” […]

Sermon: Second Sunday after Epiphany

January 16, 2022

Second Sunday after Epiphany Sermon preached by the Rev. Canon Eleanor Prior St. Luke’s Cathedral, Portland, Maine 2022   From Psalm 36 5 Your love, O Lord, reaches to the heavens, * and your faithfulness to the clouds. 6 Your righteousness is like the strong mountains, your justice like the great deep; * 9 For […]