January 2020

Jesus Began in Galilee

3rd Sunday after Epiphany, January 26, 2020- Matthew 4:12-23- The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - I’ve mentioned before that certain cities and areas of our country and world have, at one time or another, been regarded as places most people would want to avoid. I’ve also said that such places tend to be locations… Continue reading Jesus Began in Galilee

January 2020

The Beloved Child of God

1st Sunday after Epiphany, January 12, 2020- Isaiah 42:1-9, Acts 10:34-43, Matthew 3:13-17- The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - Those who attended my son, Devon’s, ordination service in December 2018, may recall that I pointed to him as I referenced the words from Matthew’s gospel: “This is my beloved son, with whom I am… Continue reading The Beloved Child of God

June 2019

I Will Pour Out My Spirit on All Flesh

Pentecost, Sunday, June 9, 2019 - Genesis 11:1-9, Acts 2:1-21 - The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - The story about the building of the tower of Babel, where God confused the language of those who arrogantly sought equality with God, and the story of Pentecost, when God enabled the good news of the resurrection… Continue reading I Will Pour Out My Spirit on All Flesh