Liturgy for Morning or Evening The Collect Give us grace, O Lord, to answer readily the call of our Savior Jesus Christ and proclaim to all people the Good News of his salvation, that we and the whole world may perceive the glory of his marvelous works; who lives and reigns with you and the … [Read more…]
🔊 Listen to the audio from this sermon a sermon for Desert Mission Anglican Church on January 15, 2017 | The Second Sunday After Epiphany Passage: Psalm 40:1-11 Recently I was preparing to go on a trip. It was about three days away from my family, and I was pretty busy leading up to it with work, … [Read more…]
Liturgy for Morning or Evening The Collect Almighty God, whose Son our Savior Jesus Christ is the light of the world: Grant that your people, illumined by your Word and Sacraments, may shine with the radiance of Christ’s glory, that he may be known, worshiped, and obeyed to the ends of the earth; through Jesus … [Read more…]
To stay in the water without coming up for air is to die. You will drown, and this is in fact part of the picture of Christian baptism. Baptism has to do with death and sin.
Thank God it also has do to do with life. And not just any life, not just survival, but a life of forever thriving, a new life.
Liturgy for Morning or Evening The Collect Father in heaven, who at the baptism of Jesus in the River Jordan proclaimed him your beloved Son and anointed him with the Holy Spirit: Grant that all who are baptized into his Name may keep the covenant they have made, and boldly confess him as Lord and … [Read more…]