In My Mother’s House of Many Rooms: The Fifth Sunday of Eastertide, May 10, 2020

The Fifth Sunday of Eastertide, May 10, 2020 (The service will be available at 10am here and on The St Bart’s Facebook page.) Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained from ONE LICENSE, License #A-730958. All rights reserved. Hymn permission used by Rite Song a one-time use reprint license for congregational use. Click Read More …

Abundant Life in the Season of COVID: The Fourth Sunday of Eastertide, May 3, 2020

The Fourth Sunday of Eastertide, May 3, 2020 Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained from ONE LICENSE, License #A-730958. All rights reserved. Hymn permission used by Rite Song a one-time use reprint license for congregational use. Click Sunday, May 3 to print a copy of the service so you can follow along. Sermon Read More …

Reflection on Easter Morning, Easter, April 12, 2020 ( Video Service during COVID -19 )

An Easter video service, produced by St. Bart’s to encourage continuity and community in uncertain times. Reflection on Easter Morning – April 12, 2020 By The Rev. Dr. Nina R. Pooley St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, Yarmouth, ME Scripture Reading: John 20:1-18 We are living in a time when we, like Mary, find ourselves going to Read More …

Strange Days Indeed: Palm Sunday, April 5, 2020 ( Video Service during COVID -19 )

A video service, produced by St. Bart’s to encourage continuity and community in uncertain times. Sermon Preached on April 5, 2020–Palm Sunday By The Rev. Dr. Nina R. Pooley St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, Yarmouth, ME Zechariah 9:9-12 Philippians 2:5-11 Matthew 21:1-11 Strange Days Indeed To say these are strange days seems like a ridiculous understatement Read More …

Prophesy and Raise the Dead: Joining Ezekiel and Lazarus: The Fifth Sunday of Lent, March 29, 2020 ( Video Service during COVID -19 )

Prophesy and Raise the Dead: Joining Ezekiel and Lazarus A sermon for the Episcopal Diocese of Maine, preached by the Bishop, the Right Reverend Thomas James Brown, for the Fifth Sunday in Lent, 29 March 2020. The Bishop of Vermont spoke recently about how this pandemic creates, right now, a sense of being exiled. We Read More …

Fully Salt and Light : February 9th, 2020

Sermon preached on February 9, 2020 I loved celebrating Candlemas last Sunday. It seemed to encompass all of the themes of Epiphany conveniently packaged into a single feast day. As we celebrated the light of Christ coming into the world, embodied in the joy and promise of a baby, at 10am, our own little one, Read More …

Blessing the Light of Candlemas: February 2nd, 2020

Preached on February 2, 2020 Candlemas, Presentation of Jesus in the Temple Today we celebrate the Presentation of Jesus in the Temple, and Candlemas when traditionally, churches would bless candles for use in the church and people’s homes during the remaining days of winter’s darkness. Since ancient times people have celebrated this day, it marks Read More …