Image: The Holy Family by Janet McKenzie
A sermon on the fourth Sunday of Advent.
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…
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.
The image of Mary Magdalene on the Bulletin: