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…]

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…]