Unexpected Gifts

Sermon preached on Epiphany Sunday, January 6, 2019 By The Rev. Dr. Nina R. Pooley St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, Yarmouth, ME Isaiah 60:1-6 Psalm 72: 1-7, 10-14 Ephesians 3:1-12 Matthew 2:1-12 Unexpected Gifts This is Epiphany Sunday, the day of magi and gifts, an image we see on Christmas cards and manger scenes, and the Read More …

Particularly Christmas Eve

Particularly Christmas Eve Sermon preached December 24, 2018 ‘In those days an executive order went out from President Trump that the whole country should be registered. This was the registration taken while Paul was still governor of Maine. All went to their own towns to be registered. Joseph went from the town of Harrington in Read More …

Turn and Bless

Sermon Preached on November 11, 2018 – Pentecost +25 By The Rev. Dr. Nina R. Pooley St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, Yarmouth, ME Ruth 3:1-5; 4:13-17 Psalm 146 Hebrews 9:24-28 Mark 12:38-44 Turn and Bless These last weeks of the Season after Pentecost we are finding our way – as disciples, as those who follow Jesus. Read More …

Loving Contrasts

Sermon Preached on September 2, 2018 – Pentecost + 15 By the Rev. Dr. Nina R. Pooley St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, Yarmouth, ME Song of Solomon 2:8-13 Psalm 45:1-2, 7-10 James 1:17-27 Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23 Loving Contrasts It’s tempting to remain in the Old Testament lesson this morning, in the beautiful text of the Read More …