Sermon Archive : Susan Moss

08/12/18 - “Beloved Community: Hidden in Plain Sight” by the Rev. Susan Moss

Good Morning St. John’s!   Our summer sermons series of renewal ended last Sunday at the service and picnic with Church of the Holy Apostles. Vivian Ihekoronye, an organizer with ISAIAH spoke of the blessings and challenges of growing up in St. Paul, the daughter of Nigerian immigrants and urged us, a people of faith to practice faithful citizenship Though our Summer Sermon Series has ended I want to continue […]

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06/03/18 - “A Story of Moral Courage”

Welcome to the first Sunday in St. John’s summer of Sabbatical Renewal; a season of Sabbath dinners; a season to welcome guests celebrants as we have welcomed our friend The Rev. Ernie Ashcroft today. A season to experience something, a different congregational rhythm, and ten week summer sermon series called Stories of Renewal when you will hear from preachers both familiar and new. It is my pleasure to start the […]

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05/06/18 - Sermon from May 6, 2018

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04/08/18 - The Struggle Continues. We Must Do Better.

The lyrics of a favorite singer/songwriter James Taylor prompt me today. Here is the preface to one of his all time favorite songs– Shine a Light : So let us turn our hearts today to Martin Luther King— And recognize that there are ties between us All men and women…living on the earth Ties of hope and love…sister and brotherhood… That we are bound together in our desire to see […]

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03/04/18 - Judgment & Grace in John — and Metro High School Students as Bearers of the Light

John 3.16: One of the Bible’s most widely quoted verses. Some say, the Gospel in a nutshell; a summary of the central teachings of Christianity. It’s no surprise that America’s Pastor Billy Graham-may he rest in peace-called it his favorite scripture verse, “taught to me” he said, “by my mother when I was just a little boy.” For God so loved the world he gave his only son, so that […]

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