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Sermon preached by The Rev. Jean Hite

A Second Blessing

a sermon offered Sunday, October 13, 2013 Pentecost XXI-C 2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15c; Psalm 111; 2 Timothy 2:8-15; Luke 17:11-19 —————————— “I will give thanks to the LORD with my whole heart, *       in the assembly of the upright, … Continue reading

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Lord! Increase our faith!

a sermon offered Sunday, October 6, 2013 The 20th Sunday after Pentecost, Year C Habakkuk 1:1-4, 2:1-4; Psalm 37:1-10; 2 Timothy 1:1-14; Luke 17:5-10 In the gospel story this week the disciples ask for help – they pray for help!:  … Continue reading

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A Warning to the Rich

A sermon offered Sunday, September 22, 2013 19th Sunday after Pentecost, Year C St. Nathaniel’s Episcopal Church North Port, Florida Amos 6:1a, 4-7, Psalm 146, 1 Timothy 6:6-19, Luke 16:19-31 I’ve used the phrase “the hard sayings of Jesus” to … Continue reading

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Stewardship: Honest Wealth?

A sermon offered Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost Amos 8:4-7, Psalm 113, 1 Timothy 2:1-7, Luke 16:1-13 ——————————- As I was considering a direction for the sermon today, it was oh so tempting to just read that … Continue reading

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A Day for Play: Happy Birthday, St. Nathaniel’s!

A sermon offered for St. Nathaniel’s Day Sunday, September 15, 2013 Genesis 28:10-17, From Psalm 139, 1 Peter 5:1-11, John 1:43-51 (Readings from the Office Lectionary, St. Bartholomew, August 24) (Let us pray) LORD, you have searched me out and … Continue reading

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Cling to Christ Alone

A sermon offered September 8, 2013 St. Nathaniel’s Episcopal Church, North Port, Florida 16th Sunday after Pentecost Deuteronomy 30:15-20, Psalm 1, Philemon 1-21, Luke 14:25-33 (1st Sunday back after vacation!) It’s really good to be back with you today!!  The … Continue reading

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Being Rich Toward God

A sermon: Pentecost XI-C, August 4, 2013 Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-23, Luke 12:13-21 St. Nathaniel’s Episcopal Church, North Port, Florida Vanity, vanity – all is vanity . . . That’s the way the Old Testament reading begins – the reading … Continue reading

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