Tag Archives: Proper 20

Sermon 9/24/2017 “Hunger amid the flocks”

Preacher: Jo J. Belser Location: Church of the Resurrection Text: Exodus 16:2-15 Day: Proper 20, Year A “Hunger amid the flocks” Our Collect each week “collects” the readings to find their common thread, and gives that thread back to us … Continue reading

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9/20/2015 sermon “Endings”

Preacher: Jo J. Belser Location: Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, Alexandria, Virginia  Text: Mark 9:30-37 17 Pentecost (Proper 20), Year B “Endings” Our gospel lesson today has made me think about endings. So I’ve thought of a couple of examples. Maybe … Continue reading

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9/21/2014 sermon: “Bread for the World”

Location: Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, Alexandria, Virginia Text: Jonah 3:10-4:11 15Pentecost, Proper 20, Year A Bread for the World Today is “Bread for the World Sunday.” Bread for the World describes itself as “a collective Christian voice urging our nation’s … Continue reading

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9/22/2013 sermon: “First of all, [pray]”

Location: Church of the Resurrection, Alexandria, VA Text: 1 Timothy 2:1-7 18 Pentecost, Proper 20, Year C “First of all, [pray]” First of all, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for everyone…” (1 Timothy 2:1) Several … Continue reading

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9/23/2012: Our true identity

Location: Church of the Resurrection, Alexandria, VA Text: Mark 9:30-37 Proper 20, Year B Our true identity There are all kinds of ways to discover our true identity. And discovering our true identity is some of the work that we … Continue reading

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