“CONNECTEDNESS”

NRSV TRANSLATION:     GENESIS 1:1 – 2:4              MATTHEW  28:16-20 “CONNECTEDNESS” Good morning.  It is truly an honor to be asked to speak today.  I’d like to thank Pastor Jennifer and Reverend Dr. Ed Martin for inviting me to be a part of the LEAP group.  It’s a wonderful experience. Part of…

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Circles

Circles Pentecost Sunday, 2017 Jennifer Garrison Brownell   Let’s make a big circle Lets make it big enough for everyone who was sitting down that morning before 9:00 not to new wine, but to a bowl of Wheaties, or whatever they ate for breakfast in those confusing days after Jesus…

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New Things (May 21, 2017 Sermon)

New Things Acts 17:22-31 and John 14:15-21 Jennifer Garrison Brownell May 21, 2017 We love new things. Babies, for example. And if the internet is any indication, baby mammals of all kinds. We love fresh school supplies –the promise of unsharpened pencils, and empty notebooks. I heard not long ago…

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Palm Sunday Sermon

Matthew 21:1-11 Van UCC Jennifer Garrison Brownell She’s had her 15 minutes of fame for a couple of months at least, but I just tuned in this week to the live feed of the giraffe named April, resident of and adventure park zoo in New York state, as she paces…

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