sermon: that blessed light

Here's the sermon I preached this morning for the Feast of the Epiphany of the Lord. Isaiah 60.1-6; Psalm 72; Ephesians 3.1-12; Matthew 2.1-12 + In the name of God: Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Amen. If I may, I’d like to begin with a poem by Wendell Berry. We travelers, walking to the sun,…

2015: a year in hopes

I don’t make New Year resolutions, because, like the rest of the world, I am hopeless at actually sticking with them, and I end up just feeling like a failure. But I do have a few things that I’d really like to happen in this new year. In no particular order, here are five: #1:…