WEEKLY HOMILIES

Teaching and commentary from our pastor, Bishop Francis Christian.

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Sep 5, 2021

Mark 7:31-37

Passage:

God asks us all: Are you listening to me? Be sure not to let God's word become simply 'background noise' that you hear but do not respond to.

Aug 29, 2021

Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

Passage:

How do we appear to others? Does our outer appearance match what's in our hearts?

Aug 22, 2021

John 6:60-69

Passage:

Trust in the Lord even when you can't see where He is leading you, or what He is doing in your life right now. It will all be revealed in His time.

Aug 15, 2021

Luke 1:39-56

Passage:

The missionary work of C.O.A.R. in El Salvador.

Aug 8, 2021

John 6:41-51

Passage:

There is a secret to living forever. It is Jesus, the Bread of Life come down from heaven.

Aug 1, 2021

John 6:24-35

Passage:

As important as bread is for the body, what we need more than anything else is bread for the spirit; the joy, peace and love that only Christ can bring.

Jul 25, 2021

John 6:1-15

Passage:

Trust in the Lord who makes all good things possible.

Jul 18, 2021

Mark 6:30-34

Passage:

Are you racing for "the good life"? Take time to rest in the Lord and that which truly matters.

Jul 11, 2021

Mark 6:7-13

Passage:

We have been adopted into the loving family of God & everything the Father gives to the Son, the Son gives to us as heirs to the Kingdom

Jul 4, 2021

Mark 6:1-6

Passage:

"My grace is enough for you." God will use even our afflictions to enable us to minister in His name and bring positive change to our world.

Jun 27, 2021

Mark 5:21-43

Passage:

Whatever we are going through in life Jesus can handle it for us if we have faith in Him.

Jun 20, 2021

Mark 4:35-41

Passage:

Turn to Christ in the storms of life and He will give you the strength, wisdom and power to deal with them.

Jun 13, 2021

Mark 4:26-34

Passage:

The kingdom of God will prevail and it will be glorious. Signs of His kingdom are all around us even now!

Jun 6, 2021

Mark 14:12-16, 22-26

Passage:

In the Eucharist Christ is truly present, uniting His divinity with you and I.

May 30, 2021

Matthew 28:16-20

Passage:

We are not just members of God's people, we are His Children.

May 23, 2021

John 20:19-23

Passage:

Everyday we live in the power of the Holy Spirit. "We fight for you oh Christ to achieve the crown of glory."

May 16, 2021

John 17:11b-19

Passage:

We can not be 'of the world' and live like there is no God - we must live by the truth.

May 9, 2021

John 15:9-17

Passage:

Where am I called to lay down my life for the welfare of another?

May 2, 2021

John 15:1-8

Passage:

When we unite ourselves to Christ, His very life flows through us. We live with His light and power.

Apr 25, 2021

John 10:11-18

Passage:

"He shall call His own by name" for He is our Good Shepard and He will never forget you.