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Sermons by Tom Brown

A Working Faith

Scripture Lesson: James 2:1-10, 14-17 Sermon : “A Working Faith” by The Reverend Thomas A. Brown Assisted by: Music by: Janice M. Williams, Associate Director of Music Special Music from: Julian Cartwright, violin, and Kraig Williams, flute. September 5 Bulletin

Growing Up Into Christ

Sacrament of Communion Scripture Lesson: Ephesians 4:1-16 Sermon: “Growing Up Into Christ” by The Reverend Thomas A. Brown, Associate Pastor Assisted by: The Reverend Dr. Ellen Clark Clémot, Senior Pastor Music by Dr. Deborah S. King, Director of Music Bulletin

A Plan for the Fullness of Time

Scripture Lesson: Ephesians 1:3-14 Sermon: “A Plan for the Fullness of Time” by The Reverend Thomas A. Brown, Associate Pastor Assisted by Peter Meyers, Elder Music by Dr. Deborah S. King, Director of Music Cantors: Sandy Batten, Lissa MacCallum and Carl Woodward Bulletin

The American Dream

A Service of Music and Readings for Independence Day / The Sacrament of Communion Lesson from the Psalms: Psalm 145: 1-9 Scripture Lesson: Deuteronomy 10:17-21 Readings from : “The Declaration of Independence,” “The Gettysburg Address,” and “The American Dream” The Rev. Thomas A. Brown, Associate Pastor Assisted by Lucy Deutsch, Elder Music by Dr. Deborah…

Who the Lord Chooses

Scripture Lesson: 1 Samuel 16:1-13 Sermon: “Who the Lord Chooses” by The Reverend Thomas A. Brown, Associate Pastor Assisted by: The Reverend Dr. Ellen C. Clémot, Senior Pastor Music by Dr. Deborah S. King, Director of Music Recognition of the Marla Drury Scholarship recipients June 13 Bulletin

Parthians, Medes, and Elamites

Pentecost Sunday / Confirmation Sunday / The Sacrament of Baptism Scripture Lesson: Acts 2:1-11 Homily “Parthians, Medes, and Elamites” by The Reverend Thomas A. Brown, Associate Pastor Assisted by The Reverend Dr. Ellen C. Clémot, Senior Pastor Music by Dr. Deborah S. King, Director of Music, and Doug Clark Featuring the Sanctuary Ringers Bulletin

The Good Shepherd

Fourth Sunday of Eastertide Gospel Lesson :John 10:11-18 Sermon : “The Good Shepherd” by The Reverend Thomas A. Brown, Associate Pastor Assisted by: Kraig Williams Music by: Dr. Deborah S. King, Director of Music, and Doug Clark Bulletin

He Loved Them to the End

Maundy Thursday (from mandatum, Latin for commandment) proclaims Jesus’ new commandment to love one another as he has loved us. During the livestreamed service from our sanctuary, the liturgy begins with an emphasis on confession and forgiveness, and concludes with the stripping of the Chancel and sharing of communion, remembering Christ’s example of humble service…

The Lord Needs It

Palm Sunday Gospel Lesson: Mark 11:1-11 Sermon: “The Lord Needs It” by The Reverend Thomas A. Brown, Associated Pastor Assisted by: The Reverend Dr. Ellen C. Clémot, Senior Pastor Music by: Dr. Deborah S. King, Director of Music, and Doug Clark Special Music by the Sanctuary Singers Bulletin

Setting Our Minds

Second Sunday in Lent Gospel Lesson: Mark 8:31-38 Sermon: “Setting Our Minds” by The Reverend Thomas A. Brown, Associate Pastor Assisted by: The Reverend Dr. Ellen C. Clémot, Senior Pastor Music by: Dr. Deborah S. King, Music Director, and Doug Clark Bulletin