Sermons from December 2017

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Christmas Eve 2017

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Christmas Eve 2017 We’re so glad you are here with us tonight college students and young adults, come home for the holidays, Trinitarian members, and relatives and friends who traveled here to spend Christmas with loved ones neighbors and strangers and visitors who’ve come for this Christmas service. We come to retell again in scripture, […]

Under Our Skin

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Under Our Skin Trinitarian Congregational Church                                                Fourth Sunday of Advent Anthony S. Kill                                                                                       December 24, 2017 Texts: Luke 1:26-38, 46-55   The biblical figure presented for our attention on this last Sunday of Advent is Mary. I invite you to reflect with me for a few minutes on how the mystery of Christmas is revealed in her […]

A Voice Cries Out

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A Voice Cries Out Trinitarian Congregational Church                                                Second Sunday of Advent Anthony S. Kill                                                                                       December 10, 2017 Texts: Isaiah 40:1-11; Mark 1:1-8   For many years, I heard the scripture readings of Advent as words that scolded and challenged and chided us, warning us to “Repent! Change your ways!”       “You’re so frantic and preoccupied […]

Tear Open the Heavens and Come Down

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Tear Open the Heavens and Come Down Trinitarian Congregational Church                                                  First Sunday of Advent Anthony S. Kill                                                                                         December 3, 2017 Texts: Isaiah 64:1-9; Mark 13:24-37   Advent is a season of mixed emotions, almost a season of ambivalence. On the one hand, the readings of the next few weeks will call us to hope, to eager, […]