People as People

Using the example of the book “Picking Cotton” we explore what happens when we see our enemies and villains as brother and sisters in Christ. Romans 13:9-14 and Matthew 18:15-20. The Rev. Amanda Musterman on Proper 18A

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Put a Little Love in Your Heart


The collect for this day prays for us to have “true religion?” What does that mean? Examples found in Romans and in Huston. Psalm 26:1-8, Romans 12:9-21, Matthew 16:21-28. The Rev. Amanda Musterman on Proper 17A.

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Cheerful Giver

This week we celebrate all our Spiritual Gifts we bring to the community of Saint Patrick, we remember that God loves a cheerful giver. Romans 12:1-8, Matthew 16:13-20.

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All means ALL

In a week of racial riots in our country, we can take ques from Jesus. Jesus had racial bias against a Canaanite woman and was transformed. In what ways do we need to be transformed so that we see all means all? Matthew 15:10-28, Isaiah 56:1-8, Psalm 67.

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Transfiguration: Out of Place, Out of Time

Sometimes, like the Feast of the Transfiguration, God’s grace, glory, and love surprises us and comes to us at unexpected times. The Rev. Amanda Musterman on 8/6/2017 Transfiguration, All Years. Exodus 34:29-35, 2 Peter 1:13-21, Luke 9:28-36.

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Sea Battle

“You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it” – Margaret Thatcher. With God’s help we fight large battles of racism and small battles of breakfast. A sermon about Charlottesville, going back to school, and God’s help to us all! 1 Kings 19:9-18, Matthew 14: 22-23. Amanda Musterman on Proper 14, Year A.

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Signs, Signs, Everywhere are…!!!!

We live in a time of all sorts of signs. How should we interpret them? By searching for God’s goodness within! 1 Kings 3:5-12, Romans 8:26-39, Matthew 13:31-11, 44-52. Amanda Musterman Year A, Proper 12.

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Wheat & Weeds

Amidst all the weeds in our lives, we are to stand strong and boldly proclaim the good fruit, the great wheat. Romans 8: 12-25, Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43. The Rev. Amanda Musterman, Year A, Proper 11

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Moana: A Parable for our Times

What does the Disney Movie Moana have to do with Jesus’ Parable of the Sower? Reflections on parables for life. Isaiah 55:10-13, Psalm 65: (1-8), 9-14, Romans 8:1-11, and
Matthew 13:1-9,18-23. The Rev. Amanda Musterman on 7/16/17 Proper 10A

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Take a Load of Fanny. Take a Load for Free.

It’s summer, which for many of us means vacation. A reflection on vacation and taking a break with Jesus. Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30. The Rev. Amanda Musterman on 7/9/17, Proper 9A.

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