Holy Trinity Anglican Church

Sermon

Living Close to God – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on 17 OCT 2021

Listen to Kirk Wadsack’s sermon – Living Close to God

LESSONS:

First Lesson Isaiah 53:4-12

Psalm Psalm 91

Second Lesson Hebrews 4:12-16

Gospel Mark 10:35-45

COLLECT:

Set us free, loving Father, from the bondage of our sins, and in your goodness and mercy give us the liberty of that abundant life which you have made known to us in our Savior Jesus Christ; who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.

Watch the entire service at https://youtu.be/oz8qtTHk5k4

Humility, Idolatry, and the Image of God – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on 10 OCT 2021

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Humility, Idolatry, and the Image of God

LESSONS:

First Lesson Amos 5:6-15

Psalm Psalm 90:1-12

Second Lesson Hebrews 3:1-6

Gospel Mark 10:17-31

COLLECT:

O God, our refuge and strength, true source of all godliness: Graciously hear the devout prayers of your Church, and grant that those things which we ask faithfully, we may obtain effectually; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.

Watch the entire service at https://youtu.be/DmynTQMJOZU

Marriage, the Church, and the Image of God – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on 3 OCT

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Marriage, the Church, and the Image of God

LESSONS:

First Lesson Genesis 2:18-24

Psalm Psalm 8

Second Lesson Ephesians 5:15-33

Gospel Mark 10:2-16

COLLECT:

Keep, O Lord, your household the Church in continual godliness, that through your protection it may be free from all adversities, and devoutly serve you in good works, to the glory of your Name; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Watch the full service at https://youtu.be/oM3DU1–ocE

Humility, Humanity, and the Image of God – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on 26 SEP 2021

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Humility, Humanity, and the Image of God

LESSONS:

First Lesson Numbers 11:4-6, 10-17, 24-29

Psalm Psalm 19:7-14

Second Lesson James 4:7-5:6

Gospel Mark 9:38-48

COLLECT:

O merciful Lord, grant to your faithful people pardon and peace, that we may be cleansed from all our sins and serve you with a quiet mind; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Watch the entire service on YouTube at https://youtu.be/oeWhgbHWxWg

Evangelists by the Spirit – Sermon and worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on 5 SEP 2021

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Evangelists by the Spirit

LESSONS:

First Lesson Isaiah 35:4-7a

Psalm Psalm 146

Second Lesson James 1:17-27

Gospel Mark 7:31-37

COLLECT:

O Lord God, grant your people grace to withstand the temptations of the world, the flesh, and the devil, and with pure hearts and minds to follow you, the only God; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.

Watch the entire service at https://youtu.be/7FMlMLh76RM

Being the Household of God – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on 29 AUG 2021

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Being the household of God

LESSONS:

First Lesson Deuteronomy 4:1-9

Psalm Psalm 15

Second Lesson Ephesians 6:10-20

Gospel Mark 7:1-23

COLLECT:

O Lord, we pray that your grace may always precede and follow after us, that we may continually be given to good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.

Watch the entire service at https://youtu.be/UPpL8Hu7OrY

Sense Making in Disruptive Times – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on 22 AUG 2021

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Sense Making in Disruptive Times

LESSONS:

First Lesson Joshua 24:1-2a, 14-25

Psalm Psalm 16

Second Lesson Ephesians 5:15-6:9

Gospel John 6:60-69

COLLECT:

Let your continual mercy, O Lord, cleanse and defend your Church; and, because it cannot continue in safety without your help, protect and govern it always by your goodness; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.  Amen.

Watch the entire service on YouTube at https://youtu.be/aIv_1EBTedU

Abiding in the Promise – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 15 AUG 2021

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Abiding in the Promise

LESSONS:

First Lesson Proverbs 9:1-6

Psalm Psalm 147

Second Lesson Ephesians 5:3-14

Gospel John 6:53-59

COLLECT:

Keep your Church, O Lord, by your perpetual mercy; and because without you the frailty of our nature causes us to fall, keep us from all things hurtful, and lead us to all things profitable for our salvation; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.  Amen.

Watch the entire service at https://youtu.be/rWeaBlGvVOQ

Walking in Faith – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on 1 AUG

While this stained glass panel is intended to represent Jesus weeping over Lazarus with Mary and Martha at His feet, I often picture Jesus in this posture over my own struggles and lack of faith. I call this the “Face Palm Jesus”

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon –

LESSONS:

First Lesson Exodus 16:2-15

Psalm Psalm 78:14-26

Second Lesson Ephesians 4:1-16

Gospel John 6:24-35

COLLECT:

Almighty and merciful God, it is only by your grace that your faithful people offer you true and laudable service: Grant that we may run without stumbling to obtain your heavenly promises; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.

Watch the entire service at https://youtu.be/ySDevvs9mdo

Making Connections – Sermon and Worship at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on 25 JUL 2021

Listen to Fr Rob’s sermon – Making Connections

LESSONS:

First Lesson 2 Kings 2:1-15

Psalm Psalm 114

Second Lesson Ephesians 3:1-21

Gospel Mark 6:45-52

COLLECT:

Almighty and everlasting God, you are always more ready to hear than we to pray, and to give more than we either desire or deserve: Pour down upon us the abundance of your mercy, forgiving us those things of which our conscience is afraid, and giving us those good things for which we are not worthy to ask, except through the merits and mediation of Jesus Christ our Savior; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.  Amen.

Watch the full service at https://youtu.be/2LHUCA9RMy4