Monthly Archives: April 2014

The Worst Three Words

“I hate you.” Those words sound so hurtful, angry, violent and harsh. Have you ever said them? Have you ever heard them? Have they ever been directed at you?  These words are weapons with only one intention: to inflict damage … Continue reading

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“The most courageous, honest, doubting disciple” a sermon on John 20:19-29

4/27/2014 Easter 2 Sermon on John 20:19-29 “The most courageous, honest, doubting disciple” St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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Easter is over (kind of)…Breathe!

(Written from my deck, the week after Easter…) Our instinct after a busy time like Holy Week is to enjoy a nice Spring day when it comes and get outside, put our feet up, catch our breath and relax.  It’s … Continue reading

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“The Easter choice,” an Easter sermon on Matt 28:1-20

4/20/2014 Easter Sunday A sermon on Matt 28:1-20 St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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A child will lead them…a Maundy Thursday Sermon by Mia on Matt 26:26-32

A child will lead them 4/17/2014 Maundy Thursday A sermon on Matt 26:26-32 by 8 year old, Mia Sinibaldo St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT Maundy Thursday, “In Memory of Me” by Mia Sinibaldo God gave his only son, … Continue reading

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Why anti-Semitism is never appropriate during Holy Week (or ever).

Holy Week centers Christians on the most important stories of our faith – the entrance, betrayal, denial, rejection, suffering, death and resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth in first century Jerusalem.  It becomes a time to find oneself in the cheering … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday, 2014 “from cheers to boos” Matt 21:6-11

4/13/2014 Palm Sunday / Passion Sunday Matt 21:6-11 “from cheers to boos” St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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