Sermons

Sermons

Seeing Power: White Supremacy or Jesus

This is a transcription of a sermon given without written text. As such, it contains all the oddities of the spoken word, and the unfinished theological reflection of a sermon completely re-thought on the drive to church. “Jesus Christ, Son of David, have mercy.” We are about to be flooded, if we aren’t already, with a conversation about hate. About how the world is full of hate and we need to stand against hate. And that’s true. But I am…

The Glory of Being Fully Human

Sunday of the Transfiguration, August 5, 2018 at St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland, Oregon. Inspired in part by the book I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown.