Community Choice: Sermon for Pentecost 14, RCL Proper 16C (21 August 2016)

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost, August 21, 2016, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day …

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Caring vs Rules: A Sermon for Proper 27B, Pentecost 24 (8 Nov 2015)

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==================== A sermon offered on Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 27B, Track 1, RCL), November 8, 2015, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day are Ruth 3:1-5;4:13-17; …

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Religion Is Caring – From the Daily Office Lectionary

Religion Is Caring From the Daily Office Lectionary for Friday in the week of Proper 26, Year 1 (Pentecost 23, 2015) Ezra 8:35 ~ At that time those who had come from captivity, the returned exiles, offered burnt-offerings to the …

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Home Demolition – From the Daily Office Lectionary

Home Demolition From the Daily Office Lectionary for Wednesday in the week of Proper 25, Year 1 (Pentecost 22, 2015) Ezra 6:11 ~ Furthermore, I decree that if anyone alters this edict, a beam shall be pulled out of the …

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Dog Crap, the Temple, and Love – From the Daily Office Lectionary

Dog Crap, the Temple, and Love From the Daily Office Lectionary for Friday in the week of Proper 24, Year 1 (Pentecost 21, 2015) Ezra 3:10 ~ When the builders laid the foundation of the temple of the Lord, the …

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