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The Rev. Sarah Jackson Shelton

Blessing or Curse?

Psalm 1, Luke 6:17-26

6th Sunday after Epiphany - Year C

February 11, 2007

The Rev. Sarah Jackson Shelton (CBF)

The night that followed my mother's funeral, I was seated with my siblings and their families in our parents' den. Our conversation was a little bit unusual in that we found that each of us, even the in-laws and the grandchildren, began to say, "I know that I was her favorite because."

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Bishop Ronald Warren

The Servant King with Scars

John 18:33-37

Reign of Christ - Year B

November 26, 2006

Bishop Ronald Warren (ELCA)

The Rev. Ronald Warren is bishop of the Southeastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. In this sermon, Bishop Warren contrasts Jesus' reign on earth with that of earthly kings.

If any of you are searching for job security, don't become a king or a queen. Although Queen Elizabeth of England is paid millions of dollars a year and has been a monarch for more than 50 years, she is an exception. Looking back over history, some historians estimate that the average length of a reign for a queen or a king is only 3½ to 4 years. And for the most part, royalty has had a violent, murderous history throughout the centuries.

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