God the Embroiderer – Sermon at the Requiem for Susan H. Potterton, January 13, 2018

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston at a Requiem Mass for Susan H. Potterton held on January 13, 2018, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The …

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To See the Divine Image – Sermon for Baptism of Our Lord, January 7, 2018

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Feast of the Baptism of Our Lord (First Sunday after the Epiphany), January 7, 2018, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. …

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Believe! – Sermon for Christmas Eve 2017

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on Christmas Eve, December 24, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the service, Christmas, Set I, …

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Death at Christmas – Sermon for Advent 2, RCL Year B

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Second Sunday of Advent, December 10, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the service, …

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Here and Now – Sermon for Advent 1, RCL Year B

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the First Sunday of Advent, December 3, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the service, …

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The Sheep & the Goats – Sermon for Christ the King, RCL Proper 29A

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Feast of Christ the King, November 26, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the …

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The ‘ahab Commandments – Sermon for Proper 25A, Pentecost 21 (October 29, 2017)

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the 21st Sunday after Pentecost, October 29, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the service, …

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The Ten Suggestions? – Sermon for Proper 22A (Pentecost 18), October 8, 2017

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the 18th Sunday after Pentecost, October 8, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the service, …

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“Squirrel!” – Sermon for the Feast of the Transfiguration, 6 August 2017

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Feast of the Transfiguration, August 6, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the service …

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Stand-Up Jesus and the M&M – Sermon for RCL Proper 12A – July 30, 2017

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, July 30, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the service …

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