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Sermon: September 11, 2016 – Fr. Christopher

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Father Christopher Hofer, Rector at The Church of St. Jude (Episcopal) in Wantagh, NY explains that we often lose some of our possessions and are grateful when we are able to find them. Sometimes, we ourselves can get lost, but not by being unable to find a road or a house, but by being lost in our souls. At times, we know what is right to do, but do the opposite. This makes us feel lost. At these times, Jesus comes to help us find our way and asks us to find those who are lost and bring them in so they can find The...

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Sermon: September 4, 2016 – Mother Maxine

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Mother Maxine Barnett, Curate at The Church of St. Jude (Episcopal) in Wantagh, NY explains that, even as children, we strive to establish an identity for ourselves. Jesus said that anyone who was going to follow him had to first establish his or her identity as a Christian and place Jesus at the top, above all others. In certain circumstances, following Him may not be popular, but it will surely bring joy to those who...

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Sermon: August 28, 2016 – Mother Maxine

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Mother Maxine Barnett, Curate at The Church of St. Jude (Episcopal) in Wantagh, NY explains to the parish and, particularly, to a gathering of our parish children, that we should all be sure to include the “outsiders” in our lives and not to neglect...

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Sermon: August 14, 2015 – Mother Maxine

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Mother Maxine Barnett, Curate at The Church of St. Jude in Wantaqh, NY explains that Jesus said he came to bring fire to the earth. What he meant was that he wanted the people to “get fired up” about discipleship. He came to turn things “right side up” for the world which would surely bring about conflict associated with change. This conflict helps to build us up and to learn from each other....

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Sermon: August 7, 2016 – Fr. Christopher

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Father Christopher Hofer, Rector at The Church of St. Jude (Episcopal) in Wantagh, NY explains that many of us focus on our possessions which we consider our treasures, when, in truth, what’s important is love of God and love of others....

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Sermon: July 31, 2016 – Mother Maxine

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Mother Maxine Barnett, Curate at The Church of St. Jude (Episcopal) in Wantagh, NY explains that we all live in the hope that if we work hard enough and get opportunities, we can move up in the world. Many of us surround ourselves with possessions that show we have “made it” in life. However, Jesus said that if we are surrounded with many possessions we should thank God and those around us who have helped us to become...

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