Sermon Archive : Guest Preachers

04/10/17 - Reflection During Holy Week by Seygbai Kai

Seygbai Kai is a resident of the Circle of the Beloved, the Minnesota chapter of the Episcopal Service Corps. Four residents live on the North side of Minneapolis, in intentional community that acknowledges and deepens kinship across many lines of difference, while serving full time at AmeriCorps sites that work to close opportunity gaps in Minnesota. What would you do with $24,000 dollars? Some ideas I have would be to buy every […]

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03/12/17 - “Becoming a Blessing” by the Rev. Dr. Sam Wells

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Becoming a Blessing Genesis 12:1-4 A Sermon preached at St John the Evangelist, St Paul, MN on March 12, 2017, by Revd Dr Sam Wells It was 1986, and I was in the town of Haifa in northern Israel. I was searching for a house. I had in my hand a scrap of paper with my uncle’s handwriting on it. A few weeks before I’d been to see him and […]

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01/29/17 - “Invite-Welcome-Connect” by Mary Parmer

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01/15/17 - Sermon preached by the Rev. Paul Fromberg

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A sermon preached by the Reverend Paul Fromberg January 15, 2017 Epiphany 2 At Saint John the Evangelist Episcopal Church Saint Paul, Minnesota I was raised in a home designed in 1964 by a woman named Ursula Oppenheimer. I remember her a little, but more than remembering her I remember the blueprints she drew of our house. She left a set with us after we moved into the house; as a […]

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01/07/17 - Sermon preached at the funeral of Steve Ashcroft

by the Rt Revd Dr Jo Bailey Wells St John’s Episcopal Church, St Paul, MN Saturday 7th January 2017 This weekend is Epiphany: a moment in the Christian story which was pretty familiar to Steve. The magi, born on far distant shores (who knows, perhaps even South Africa) have been following the star for days. Perhaps they’ve been searching for answers for years – whoever they were, and whatever they […]

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