Sermons on Mark

Remembering Sabbath

Remembering Sabbath Pentecost +2 Rev. Doug Floyd June 3, 2018 Deuteronomy 5:6-21, Psalm 81, 1 Corinthians 4:1-12, Mark 2:23-28 “The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath.” As Jesus replies to the Pharisees question about the disciples plucking grain on the Sabbath, he reminds them that Sabbath is a gift not a…

Lent 1

Act in hope. That’s the choice we have. Hope not in who we will be, but He who IS. Hope not in the things we collect whether that is material goods or the detritus of discarded identities, tried on, found ill fitting, then thrown away. Hope in the Father-pleasing Son of God, the one Person that will always love us as ourselves.

Fishers of Men

Epiphany 3B 2018 St. Brendan’s Anglican Church Rev. Doug Floyd Mark 1: 14-20 These cold temperatures of late make me think of a poem by Rod Jellema on the relationship winter and summer. Come Winter Our two most beautiful words said Henry James are summer and afternoon, and today he’s almost right. Out of the…