The Why of the Cross

🔊 Listen to the audio from this sermon a sermon for Desert Mission Anglican Church on February 18, 2018 (The first Sunday in Lent) by Fr. Nathan R. Hale Passage: 1 Peter 3:18-22 The purpose of Lent to consider both the cross we have been called to carry, and the cross that Jesus carried on our … [Read more…]

Grieving with hope

🔊 Listen to the audio from this sermon a sermon for Desert Mission Anglican Church on November 12, 2017 by Fr. Nathan R. Hale Passage: 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 Just this last Sunday, November 5th, a young man named Devin Kelley entered First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Texas, and opened fire. On the observance of All … [Read more…]

Jesus, Lord of the Law

🔊 Listen to the audio from this sermon a sermon for Desert Mission Anglican Church on October 29, 2017 by Fr. Nathan R. Hale Passage: Matthew 22:34-46 In 1948, out of the experience of the second World War, the United Nations gathered to consider the most important ethical questions confronting the world at the time. Out … [Read more…]

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…]