Remember and Rejoice: Sermon for the Funeral of Sheryl Ann King (14 December 2015)

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==================== A sermon offered at the Funeral of Sheryl Ann King (12/14/1967-12/09/2015) on Monday, December 14, 2015, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons selected by the family were Isaiah …

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One Is Never Too Old – From the Daily Office – June 24, 2014

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From the Book of Numbers: The earth opened its mouth and swallowed them up, along with their households — everyone who belonged to Korah and all their goods. So they with all that belonged to them went down alive into …

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I Saw the Light! – Sermon for the Feast of the Presentation – February 2, 2014

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==================== This sermon was preached on the Feast of the Presentation (“Candlemas”), February 2, 2014, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day were: Malachi 3:1-4; Psalm 24:7-10; Hebrews 2:14-18; and …

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The Highway of Salvation – Sermon for Advent 3, RCL Year A – December 15, 2013

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==================== This sermon was preached on the Third Sunday of Advent, December 15, 2013, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The Revised Common Lectionary, Advent 3A: Isaiah 35:1-10; Canticle 15 (The Song of Mary, …

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Putting God to the Test – From the Daily Office – November 23, 2012

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From the Prophet Malachi: Will anyone rob God? Yet you are robbing me! But you say, “How are we robbing you?” In your tithes and offerings! You are cursed with a curse, for you are robbing me – the whole …

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Cheesy Tuna Surprise – From the Daily Office – November 21, 2012

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From the Prophet Malachi: A son honors his father, and servants their master. If then I am a father, where is the honor due to me? And if I am a master, where is the respect due to me? says …

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