Sermons

The Lasting Supper

Exodus 12:1-14; Psalm 78:14-25; 1 Corinthians 11:23-34; Luke 22:14-30; (Maundy Thursday; 13 April, 2017). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: Maundy Thursday Sermon: The Lasting Supper – Luke 22:14-30

Getting Ahead in God’s Upside-Down Kingdom

Micah 6:1-8; Psalm 37:1-11; 1 Corinthians 1:18-31; Matthew 5:1-12; (29 January, 2017). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: Getting Ahead in God’s Upside-Down Kingdom Manuscript

A (Disappointing) Christmas Homily

Psalm 98; Isaiah 52:7-10; Hebrews 1:1-12; John 1:1-14; (25 December, 2016). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: A Christmas Homily Manuscript

Investment Advice from the Dishonest Manager

Luke 16:1-13; (18 September, 2016). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: Investment Advice from the Dishonest Manager Manuscript

Wedding Sermon: “The Groom’s Big Day”

Ephesians 5:21-22; Psalm 67; Revelation 19:6-10; Matthew 25:1-13; (30 March, 2016). Preached for Dr. Doug Webster’s Preaching Practicum, Spring 2016, at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, AL.

READ: The Groom’s Big Day Sermon Manuscript

Easter Vigil Sermon: “Son of Man, Can Your Bones Live?”

Easter Vigil Readings; (26 March, 2016). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: Easter Vigil Sermon Manuscript

Crisis Sermon: “Lamenting into Worship”

Psalm 13; Note: the scenario behind this sermon is hypothetical; Preached for Dr. Doug Webster’s Preaching Practicum, Spring 2016, at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, AL.

READ: Lamenting into Worship Sermon Manuscript

Exegesis of Psalms: “Psalm 32: Psalm 1 for Screw-Ups”

Psalm 32; Preached for Dr. Allen Ross’s Exegesis of Psalms, Spring 2016, at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, AL.

READ: Psalm 32 Exegetical Paper

Lenten Sermon: “Psalm 32: The Refreshment of Forgiveness”

Psalm 32; Preached for Dr. Doug Webster’s Preaching Practicum, Spring 2016, at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, AL.

READ: The Refreshment of Forgiveness Sermon Manuscript

“The Challenge of Christmas Light”

1 John 1:1-2:2; (27 December, 2015; Feast of St. John the Apostle and Evangelist). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: The Challenge of Christmas Light Sermon Manuscript

“Repetition and Redemption”

Heb. 10:11-25; (15 November, 2015). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: Repetition and Redemption Sermon Manuscript

[NOTE: Recording begins a bit late, at the bottom of page 1 of the manuscript.]

“Faithful Faith in a Faithful God”

Rom. 1:1-17; (22 September, 2015). Preached for Dr. Robert Smith, Jr.’s Preaching I course at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, AL

READ: Faithful Faith in a Faithful God Sermon Manuscript

“Jesus is Not Just ‘One of Us'”

Mark 6:1-6; (05 July, 2015). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

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“Following the Cross-Shaped God”

Phil. 2:1-11; (29 March, 2015). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: Following the Cross-Shaped God Sermon Manuscript

“Holy Innocents”

Matt. 2:13-18; (28 December, 2014). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: Holy Innocents Sermon Manuscript

“God, Our Help”

Ps. 121; Gen. 12:1-4; Rom. 4; John 3:1-17 (16 March, 2014). Preached at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Mountain Brook, AL.

READ: God, Our Help Sermon Manuscript