This was the 2018 Children's Sunday Reflection. The primary reading came from A. Bronson Alcott.
This is the final installment of our Carl Sandburg series. The poem was "Chicago Poet."
This sermon was preached after our Parish Committee retreat and features some of the same themes as the Annual Meeting sermon back in February.
This is the second in a series of sermons that make use of Carl Sandburg poems. The two this week are "Waiting" and "Testament".
This was the first of a series of sermons that utilized the poetry of Carl Sandburg. It starts strangely because I began with the first lines of the poem below.
I ASKED the professors who teach the meaning of life to tell
me what is happiness.
And I went to famous executives who boss the work of
thousands of men.
They all shook their heads and gave me a smile as though
I was trying to fool with them
And then one Sunday afternoon I wandered out along the
And I saw a crowd of Hungarians under the trees
with their women and children and a keg of beer
and an accordion.
Hey! It's Palm Sunday! Here is the sermon about the cross, Universalism, and the victory of life over death. In it I reference an insert. Here is a picture...
If you are ever called on to go the Eliot Church retreat--or even if you just want to know something about church life--please watch this one!