The Rev. Martha Sterne

Denomination: The Episcopal Church (TEC)
Organization: Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, GA

The Rev. Martha Sterne is an Episcopal priest and author in Atlanta, GA.

She served as associate rector of Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church and earlier at All Saints' Episcopal Church in Atlanta, GA. She is the author of Alive and Loose in the Ordinary (Church Publishing).

Day1 Weekly Programs by The Rev. Martha Sterne

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Looking in the Mirror

Tuesday August 25, 2009
The Rev. Martha Sterne offers a thought-provoking take on the admonition in James 1 to be "doers of the word" and not hearers only. It starts by looking in the mirror.

A Day of Small Things

Sunday June 18, 2006
The Rev. Martha Sterne, rector of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Maryville, Tennessee, talks about the importance of small things in our lives.

Come, Lord Jesus

Sunday December 02, 2001

Sermon for Proper 27

Sunday November 11, 2001

Sermon for the 19th Sunday after Pentecost

Saturday October 13, 2001

Sermon for Pentecost

Sunday June 11, 2000

Sermon for Easter Sunday

Sunday April 23, 2000

Articles by The Rev. Martha Sterne

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Lamar Amburn's and the Reign of God

Sunday November 13, 2011
What's your picture of the kingdom of God? Here's one of mine - where everyone, even a Chihuahua, has bodacious talents.


Wednesday September 14, 2011
I belong to the Redbird Society, formed a month after 9/11. Want to join?


Friday August 12, 2011
I had only been to one high school reunion thirty years ago. She had never, ever been to even one and no wonder.

Winners of the Peachtree

Monday July 04, 2011
Who won the Peachtree?

Manna in the advent wilderness

Tuesday December 07, 2010
Hungry? Watch . . .

Pass it On.

Friday November 26, 2010
A family, a country, a yearning to pass on what has been handed to us. How? What about practicing gratitude?

Numero Uno Rule for Preachers

Tuesday March 09, 2010
If you preach, you may not like this. If you listen, I bet you will.

The Sermon? Oh, the sermon was okaaaaay.

Thursday March 04, 2010
Watch out what you ask for. When preachers start asking people to give feedback on sermons, it can get kind of rough and pretty holy.

Goats and Sheep

Thursday September 17, 2009
How good do you think you are at separating the goats from the sheep? The aggressors from the aggrieved? The perps from the victims? Here's a weird little memory on a country road in East Tennessee.

What makes us Happy?

Thursday June 04, 2009
Happiness is not to be sniffed at.

Pilot or Passenger?

Tuesday April 21, 2009
Over and over again, I find myself trying to figure out who is in charge in a particular situation. Maybe I really want to be in charge and maybe I really really don't want to be in charge - but not knowing - WHEW! - can make for a train wreck . . . .

Video by The Rev. Martha Sterne

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The Rev. Martha Sterne (Part 2) - Day1 Conversations with Peter Wallace

Thursday September 03, 2009
The Rev. Martha Sterne follows up with Day1 host Peter Wallace and discusses her world with the poor in Atlanta and how that led to her calling to be a parish priest.

The Rev. Martha Sterne (Part 1) - Day1 Conversations with Peter Wallace

Thursday September 03, 2009
The Rev. Martha Sterne sits down with Day1 Host Peter Wallace to discuss her work with Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church in Atlanta, GA and what she enjoys most about working both with the elderly and the children of Holy Innocence School.