Church of the Good Shepherd

The Episcopal Church in Rangeley, Maine

Sermons

Deacon Ben’s Sermon-July 22, 2018

Surrounded Old Testament 2 Samuel 7:1-14a The Response Psalm 23 The Epistle Ephesians 2:11-22 The Gospel Mark 6:30-34, 53-56   Though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I shall fear no evil; * for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.   May the words of…

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Deacon Ben’s Sermon-June 17, 2018

Fathers Old Testament Ezekiel 17:22-24 The Response Psalm 92:1-4,11-14 The Epistle 2 Corinthians 5:6-10,[11-13],14-17 The Gospel Mark 4:26-34   Those who are planted in the house of the LORD * shall flourish in the courts of our God; They shall still bear fruit in old age; * they shall be green and succulent; May the…

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Deacon Ben’s Sermon-April 28, 2018

Abide The First Lesson Acts 8:26-40 The Response Psalm 22:24-30 The Epistle 1 John 4:7-21 The Gospel John 15:1-8   Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. Whoever does not love does not know God, for God is love. May the…

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Deacon Ben’s Sermon-February 25, 2018

Kingdom Math Texts: Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16;Psalm 22:22-30;Romans 4:13-25;Mark 8:31-38 For he does not despise nor abhor the poor in their poverty; neither does he hide his face from them; * but when they cry to him he hears them. The poor shall eat and be satisfied, and those who seek the LORD shall praise him:…

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Rev. Jenny’s Sermon-April 8, 2018

Doughty Thomas and the Braids of Miriam. A sermon preached on the second Sunday of Easter, April 8, 2018, by Rev. Dr. Jennifer M. Reece, priest in charge, Episcopal Parish of the Good Shepherd, Rangeley, Maine Texts: Psalm 133, John 20, 19-31. Although I don’t print them in the bulletin, I give most of my…

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Deacon Ben’s Sermon-January 14, 2018

January 14, 2018: Sermon by Deacon Benjamin Wetherill The Voice Lord, you have searched me out and known me; you know my sitting down and my rising up; you discern my thoughts from afar. You trace my journeys and my resting-places and are acquainted with all my ways. Indeed, there is not a word on…

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Deacon Ben’s Sermon-December 25, 2017

December 25, 2017: Sermon by Deacon Benjamin Wetherill God Smiled Sing to the Lord with the harp, with the harp and the voice of song. With trumpets and the sound of the horn shout with joy before the King, the Lord. May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart bless you,…

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Deacon Ben’s Sermon-December 10, 2017

December 10, 2017: Sermon by Deacon Benjamin Wetherill A Highway in the Desert Mercy and truth have met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other. Truth shall spring up from the earth, and righteousness shall look down from heaven. May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be acceptable to…

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Deacon Ben’s Sermon – November 26, 2017

November 26, 2017: Sermon by Deacon Benjamin Wetherill Do You Know the King? The Collect Almighty and everlasting God, whose will it is to restore all things in your well-beloved Son, the King of kings and Lord of lords: Mercifully grant that the peoples of the earth, divided and enslaved by sin, may be freed…

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Deacon Ben’s Sermon – September 17, 2017

September 17, 2017: Sermon by Deacon Benjamin Wetherill He Forgives All Your Sins Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits. He forgives all your sins and heals all your infirmities; He redeems your life from the grave and crowns you with mercy and loving-kindness; May the words of my mouth…

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