St. Giles' Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Jefferson, Maine

Friday, March 29, 2019

March 24, 2019 — Third Sunday in Lent

March 24, 2019 – Third Sunday in Lent Luke 13:1-9                  Human beings want to find meaning in life.  We want to understand what happens.  We want to know what causes what.  We want to know the answer to the question “why?”  That’s generally a very good thing.  This question is the foundation of science, philosophy, psychology, and theology, and of learning how…

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March 17, 2019 — Second Sunday in Lent

March 17, 2019 – Second Sunday in Lent Genesis 15:1-12, 17-18, Psalm 27, Philippians 3:17-4:1, Luke 13:31-35 Trusting God              This morning I will be speaking about our lessons from Genesis, Psalm 27, and Luke’s Gospel and considering the issue of trusting God.   The portion of Genesis that we heard is about God establishing a…

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March 10, 2019 — The First Sunday in Lent

March 10, 2019 – The First Sunday of Lent Luke 4:1-13 – The Temptation of Christ                 Every year on the first Sunday of Lent we hear an account of Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness because this is the basis of our observance of Lent, when for forty days we are invited by the church to…

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March 3, 2019 — The Last Sunday after the Epiphany

March 3, 2019 – The Last Sunday after the Epiphany Exodus 34:29-35; Luke 9:28-36 – The Transfiguration Every year on the last Sunday before Ash Wednesday we celebrate the Transfiguration of Christ and remember the vision of Christ’s glory given to his disciples, Peter, James, and John.  The transfiguration of Christ occurred shortly after Jesus had…

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