Category Archives: Marriage

What Makes a Marriage?

Alex and Katie, family of the bride and groom, friends, wedding party, grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. What a grand joy to celebrate with you today. Today you enter into … Continue reading

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Marriage, It Brings Us Together Today

Ephesians 5:22-32, Mark 7:1-13 (Proper 16B) To the saints at St. Peter’s and are faithful in Christ Jesus: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ (Eph. 1:1-2). Amen. Marriage, marriage is what brings us … Continue reading

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Frediani Wedding

Dear Leo and Bethany, family, and friends gathered here today, grace to you and peace from God our Father and your bridegroom, the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. Scripture begins and ends with marriage!  Genesis records the beautiful, naked, shameless love … Continue reading

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Advent 3 – Patience For the One Who Comes

Advent 3: John 1:6-8, 19-28; Isaiah 61 Video here Dear people of God at Bethlehem, grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. Waiting is not something most of us do well. Our … Continue reading

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Invited, Clothed, and Fed

Matthew 22:1-14, Isaiah 25:6-9 Video, Proper 23A: 18th Sunday After Pentecost Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say rejoice. Dear invited guests of the Bridegroom, Jesus Christ: You don’t want to miss this grand celebration! It is the … Continue reading

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Christians, Not Against Anything But For Christ

With much going on daily in regards to society and issues of homosexuality (though this is true to abortion or whatever other societal issue you choose), the church must confess boldly. Indeed, there is this tendency for Christians to speak … Continue reading

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Possessed by Sin, Bound By Death – Midweek Lent 2

Dear Christians, One And All Rejoice (stanzas 2-3) John 8:31-47 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. We pride ourselves on living in “the land of the free and the home of … Continue reading

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