Sermons by “Fr. Colin Ambrose”

What Type of Peter Are You?

Getting near to God is a scary thing. Looking at two episodes from Peter’s life we see a change in how he responds to the greatness of Jesus.

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The Rejection of Jesus at Nazareth

“God doesn’t save people like you.” When these words are spoken in Nazareth the people turn on Jesus.

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The Baptism of Jesus

“You are my beloved child and with you I am well pleased.” How would it change your life if you heard God say these words to you?

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A Charlie Brown Christmas

Linus teaches us the true meaning of Christmas. (Luke 2:1-20)

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The Magnificat: A Revolutionary Message

When Mary visits her cousin Elizabeth, she sings the Magnificat, a song of praise—and of revolution. (Luke 1:39-55)

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Christ is King

On this Sunday we celebrate that Christ is King. Not just the king of our hearts. Not only king of the Church. But king of heaven and earth. Today we step back to reflect on the kingdoms of this world and to consider who or what holds ultimate authority in our lives. (John 18:33-37)

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Don’t Try to Impress Me

In Psalm 50, people try to impress God, hoping for His blessing in return. Yet God is not impressed by what we bring to Him. Instead of trying to impress God, what He desires is a “sacrifice of thanksgiving.”

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The Communion of the Saints

On All Saints Sunday, we celebrate the “Communion of the Saints.” What is the “Communion of the Saints?” And why do we celebrate it on this special Sunday? (Revelation 21:1-6a)

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The Act of Sacrifice

On Stewardship Sunday we bring our annual pledge cards.  Our pledge cards represent a sacrifice that we are making to God and His Church.  What does it mean to “sacrifice” to God?  And how do our sacrifices connect to the larger sacrifice of Jesus? (Hebrews 5:1-10)

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Stewards of God’s Creation

God is committed to the world He has created. In this sermon Fr. Colin explores the biblical foundations for our role as stewards of God’s creation. (Genesis 2:4-15)

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