Posts tagged with ‘Letter’

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Sermon on the Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday (March 29, 2015)


Dear John: I am sorry for the death of your good friend. He was way too young to die, and I know your heart is broken. You probably feel like screaming at the universe that life isn’t fair. It isn’t. Such tragedy makes all of us protest that life isn’t fair, and pushes us to […]

Sermon for the Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost, October 12, 2014


Exodus 32:1-14, Philippians 4:1-9, Matthew 22:1-14 After reading today’s lessons, I wrote an imaginary letter to God. It’s really a letter from any man listing a synopsis of the human complaints about God reflected in today’s lessons. Dear Jehovah: What have you done for me lately? You led me out of bondage in Egypt, but now the […]