Greek Cauliflower & Potatoes with Olives: A Recipe

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I had to do something other than read the political (presidential campaign) news, which was turning my stomach, so I went to the kitchen and created another vegan main course using cauliflower. This time, I went in a Greek direction. …

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Crockpot Curried Cauliflower: A Recipe

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I don’t usually post recipes, but I think I’m going to start. I created this recipe a few months ago and have been “fine tuning” it, taking out some spices (like commercial chili powder) and adding others (cumin, coriander, fresh …

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Hospitality Creates Covenant: Sermon for Pentecost 9, Proper 11C (17 July 2016)

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Ninth Sunday after Pentecost, July 17, 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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Receiving Hospitality: Sermon for Pentecost 7, RCL Proper 9C (3 July 2016)

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Seventh Sunday after Pentecost, July 3, 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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An Ordinary Olive Grove – Sermon for Maundy Thursday, 24 March 2016

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==================== A sermon offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on Maundy Thursday, March 24, 2016, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day are Exodus 12:1-14; …

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Give Us Today Our Daily Bread: Second of a Series – Sermon for Advent 2 (6 December 2015)

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==================== A sermon offered on the Second Sunday of Advent, December 6, 2015, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day are Baruch 5:1-9; Canticle 16 [Luke 1: …

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Overflowing Abundance: Sermon for the Ninth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 12B, 26 July 2015)

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==================== A sermon offered on Ninth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 12B, Track 1, RCL), July 26, 2015, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day are 2 Samuel …

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Uplifted Hands: Dashed Expectations in the Holy Land – From the Daily Office – July 4, 2014

From the Psalter: Let my prayer be set forth in your sight as incense, the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice. (From the Daily Office Lectionary – Psalm 141:2 (BCP Version) – July 4, 2014) Today, we …

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Food & Fruit in God’s Vineyard: Another Holy Land Day – From the Daily Office – July 2, 2014

From Matthew’s Gospel: Jesus told a parable: “Listen to another parable. There was a landowner who planted a vineyard, put a fence around it, dug a wine press in it, and built a watchtower. Then he leased it to tenants …

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Many Paths: Another Day in the Holy Land – From the Lectionary – July 1, 2014

From the Prophet Isaiah: The way of the righteous is level; O Just One, you make smooth the path of the righteous. In the path of your judgments, O Lord, we wait for you; your name and your renown are …

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