The mercy of God and death of idols

a sermon for Desert Mission Anglican Church on October 15, 2017 by Fr. Nathan R. Hale Passage: Exodus 32:1–14 What went wrong with the people of Israel? When we pick up the story here in our Old Testament passage from Exodus 32, the people of God had seen more miracles and had experienced the direct presence of God in … [Read more…]

How to bear fruit in God’s Kingdom

🔊 Listen to the audio from this sermon a sermon for Desert Mission Anglican Church on October 8, 2017 by Fr. Nathan R. Hale Passage: Matthew 21:33-46 Big Idea: God’s people receive Kingdom fruit by grace, and produce it for the King to bless the world. The contemplative monk Thomas Merton said, ‘How does an apple … [Read more…]

What’s real love like?

🔊 Listen to the audio from this sermon a sermon for Desert Mission Anglican Church on September 3, 2017 by Fr. Nathan R. Hale Passage: Romans 12:9-21 “Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good. Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor. Do not be … [Read more…]