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The Gospel Looking Back – David Browder

Sermon for the 22nd Sunday after Trinity, October 23rd, 2016. David Browder is the Rector of St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church in Houston, Texas. https://media.blubrry.com/stec/p/stthomashouston.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/David-Browder-Trinity-22-1030.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | RSS

The Theologian. Or, the Gospel

A Reformation theologian recounts an interaction he had with a well-meaning street evangelist a few years ago: Evangelist: “Brother, are you saved?” Theologian: “Yes.” (Not satisfied) Evangelist: “When were you saved?” (Exasperated) Theologian: “About two thousand years ago after a short walk from Jerusalem to Golgotha.” Do you see what happened there? A very important…

God, He Like You Plenty — Mathew Fenlon

Sermon for Christmas Day, December 25th, 2014, by the Rev’d Mathew Fenlon. Mathew Fenlon is the Senior Associate Rector of St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church and School in Houston, Texas. Text: Luke 2:1 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. This was the first registration when Quirinius was…

Adult Class: The Gospel in Life

Beginning Sunday, October 26th at 9:30 am in the Theater, please join Tim Russell and Melinda Little for The Gospel in Life, a Bible study of the Gospel written by Tim Keller, who also wrote The Prodigal God. During this 8 week class we will delve into learning how to live our every days grounded…

A Mirror That Will Show Your Heart — Mathew Fenlon

Sermon for the Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity, September 14, 2014, by the Rev’d Mathew Fenlon. Mathew Fenlon is the Senior Associate Rector of St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church and School in Houston, Texas. Text 1: Deuteronomy 15:7 “If among you, one of your brothers should become poor, in any of your towns within your land that the Lord…

A Week for Exhausted People — David Browder

Sermon for Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014, by the Rev’d David Browder. Text: Philippians 2:5. LET this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: but made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form…

Behind Blue Eyes — David Browder

Sermon for the Fifth Sunday after Epiphany, February 9, 2014 by the Rev’d David Browder. Text: St. Matthew 13:24. THE kingdom of heaven is likened unto a man which sowed good seed in his field: but while men slept, his enemy came and sowed tares among the wheat, and went his way. But when the blade…

Adult Class “The Prodigal God” Begins 3/9

The next  in our Sunday morning series of adult Christian education classes begins March 9th at 9:30 am in the Theater. This series is based on Tim Keller’s book The Prodigal God, which examines the essentials of the Christian message using the famous parable from Luke chapter 15. In the introduction to his book, Keller…

Touch the Hem of His Garment — David Browder

Sermon for the 24th Sunday after Trinity, November 10, 2013 by the Rev’d David Browder. Text: St. Matthew 9:18. WHILE Jesus spake these things unto John’s disciples, behold, there came a certain ruler, and worshipped him, saying, My daughter is even now dead: but come and lay thy hand upon her, and she shall live. And…