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St. Peter's Chelsea

St. Peter's Chelsea

By St. Peter's Episcopal Church
Sermons and teaching from St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Chelsea in New York City.
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Lisha Epperson's Sermon - 10-10-2021
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Amos 5:6-7,10-15 Hebrews 4:12-16 Mark 10:17-31
17:44
October 10, 2021
Lectio Divina - Christine's Sermon 10-3-2021
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Jeremiah 22:13-16 Galatians 6:14-18 Matthew 11:25-30
16:06
October 3, 2021
Denise's Sermon
Message by Denise LaVetty Lectionary Readings: Esther 7:1-6, 9-10; 9:20-22 James 5:13-20 Mark 9:38-50
15:35
September 26, 2021
The Greatest of All Time
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Jeremiah 11:18-20 James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a Mark 9:30-37
19:34
September 19, 2021
Held to Hold
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Isaiah 50:4-9a Psalm 116:1-8 Mark 8:27-38
21:00
September 12, 2021
Melissa's Sermon
Message by Melissa Morgenweck Lectionary Readings: Isaiah 35:4-7a James 2:1-10, 14-17 Mark 7:24-37
13:38
September 7, 2021
Meeting God in Manna
Message by Martha Lee Lectionary Readings: Exodus 16:6-11 James 1:17-27 Mark 7:1-8,14-15, 21-23
18:29
August 29, 2021
Forgiveness
Message by Marion Hayes  Joshua 24:1-2a,14-18 Ephesians 6:10-20 Matthew 18:21-35
17:11
August 22, 2021
Wisdom
Message by Ian Trevethan Lectionary Readings: 1 Kings 2:10-12; 3:3-14 Proverbs 9:1-6 Ephesians 5:15-20 John 6:51-58
27:33
August 15, 2021
Bread of Heaven
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: 1 Kings 19:4-8 Ephesians 4:25-5:2 John 6:35, 41-51
18:38
August 8, 2021
We're in This Together
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Exodus 16:2-4,9-15 Ephesians 4:1-16 John 6:24-35
22:36
August 3, 2021
Fishes & Loaves
Message by Thomas Woodman Lectionary Readings: 2 Kings 4:42-44 Ephesians 3:14-21 John 6:1-21
21:18
July 25, 2021
Justice in an Unjust World
Message by Hyatt Howard Lectionary Readings: Amos 7:7-15 Ephesians 1:3-14 Mark 6:14-29
16:19
July 20, 2021
Take a Nap. Eat a Snack.
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Jeremiah 23:1-6 Ephesians 2:11-22 Mark 6:30-34, 53-56
16:14
July 11, 2021
Small Town: On Fear and Faith
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Ezekiel 2:1-5 2 Corinthians 12:2-10 Mark 6:1-13
14:28
July 5, 2021
The Power of Words
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Job 38:1-11 2 Corinthians 6:1-13 Mark 4:35-41
16:28
June 20, 2021
Resist the Rush
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Ezekiel 17:22-24 2 Corinthians 5:14-17 Mark 4:26-34
16:02
June 17, 2021
Rebirth: A Second Chance for the Family of God
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Genesis 3:8-15 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1 Mark 3:20-35
15:18
June 7, 2021
God of Limitless Love
Message by Michael DeLashmutt Lectionary Readings: Isaiah 6:1-8 Romans 8:12-17 John 3:1-17
13:57
June 2, 2021
Pentecost: The Spirit in Hunks of Flesh
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Ezekiel 37:1-14 Acts 2:1-21 John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15
17:46
May 24, 2021
Beloved is the Beginning
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Acts 1:15-17, 21-26 1 John 5:9-13 John 17:6-19
14:32
May 18, 2021
Abide in My Love
Message by Michelle Howard Lectionary Readings: Acts 10:44-48 1 John 5:1-6 John 15:9-17
12:41
May 9, 2021
Meeting God in the Desert
Message by Michael DeLashmutt Lectionary Readings: Acts 8:26-40 1 John 4:7-21 John 15:1-8
13:49
May 2, 2021
The Lord Is My Shepherd
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Acts 4:5-12 1 John 3:16-24 John 10:11-18
18:25
April 27, 2021
Who Will Be a Witness?
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Acts 3:12-19 1 John 3:1-7 Luke 24:36b-48
15:54
April 20, 2021
Ask a Theologian - April 11, 2021
Ever wish you had a theologian you could call up and ask all your burning questions about God, faith, the Bible and what the heck church is about? Well your wish has come true! The Rev. Dr. Michael DeLashmutt, our resident theologian, is here & ready to answer your questions. Email your questions to ask@stpeterschelsea.org today! Or join us on the first Sunday of each month to watch and participate in Ask a Theologian live on our YouTube channel!
28:50
April 12, 2021
A God Who Wears Scars
Message by our seminary intern, Rachel Rim Lectionary Readings: Acts 4: 32-35  1 John 1: 1 - 2:2  John 20: 19-31
14:35
April 11, 2021
The First Day of a New Creation
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Isaiah 25: 6-9 Acts 10: 34-43 Mark 15:42-16:8
15:26
April 6, 2021
A Sacramental People
Message by Denise LaVetty Lectionary Readings: Exodus 12:1-14 1 Corinthians 11: 23-26 John 13: 1-17, 31b-35
12:46
April 2, 2021
Palms of Victory and Olive Branches of Peace
Message by Michael DeLashmutt Lectionary Readings: Isaiah 50: 4-9a Philippians 2: 5-11 Mark 15: 1-47
11:08
March 28, 2021
Do You Really Want to Know? Or Are You Just Asking?
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Jeremiah 31:31-34 Hebrews 5:5-10 John 12:20-33
17:30
March 21, 2021
Lenten Readings & Prayer: Week Five
Readings: Jeremiah 31:31-34 Psalm 51:1-13 Hebrews 5:5-10 John 12:20-33 Each week during Lent, we will be posting all four lectionary readings for that Sunday, opening and closing with a prayer and a blessing. Before you begin, take a few moments to quiet yourself with a few deep breaths. As you listen to God's Word being read, listen for a word or phrase that resonates with you and savor those words. You can listen to all four readings at once, or save one for each day. You might hit pause after the readings for a time of silence and reflection before continuing. May the Holy Spirit guide you through this season of repentance and self-examination so that Christ may be formed more fully within us.
07:08
March 21, 2021
The Two Most Important Words in the Bible
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Numbers 21:4-9 Ephesians 2:1-10 John 3:14-21
17:02
March 14, 2021
Lenten Readings & Prayer: Week Four
Readings: Numbers 21:4-9 Ephesians 2:1-10 John 3:14-21 Psalm 107:1-3, 17-22 Each week during Lent, we will be posting all four lectionary readings for that Sunday, opening and closing with a prayer and a blessing. Before you begin, take a few moments to quiet yourself with a few deep breaths. As you listen to God's Word being read, listen for a word or phrase that resonates with you and savor those words. You can listen to all four readings at once, or save one for each day. You might hit pause after the readings for a time of silence and reflection before continuing. May the Holy Spirit guide you through this season of repentance and self-examination so that Christ may be formed more fully within us.
06:03
March 12, 2021
Ask a Theologian - March 7, 2021
Ever wish you had a theologian you could call up and ask all your burning questions about God, faith, the Bible and what the heck church is about? Well your wish has come true! The Rev. Dr. Michael DeLashmutt, our resident theologian, is here & ready to answer your questions. Email your questions to ask@stpeterschelsea.org today! Or join us on the first Sunday of each month to watch and participate in Ask a Theologian live on our YouTube channel!
31:26
March 8, 2021
Meeting With, Praying to, and Worshipping God in a Pandemic
Message by Michael DeLashmutt Lectionary Readings: Exodus 20:1-17 Psalm 19 1 Corinthians 1:18-25 John 2:13-22
14:49
March 7, 2021
Lenten Readings & Prayer: Week Three
Readings: Exodus 20:1-17 Psalm 19 1 Corinthians 1:18-25 John 2:13-22 Each week during Lent, we will be posting all four lectionary readings for that Sunday, opening and closing with a prayer and a blessing. Before you begin, take a few moments to quiet yourself with a few deep breaths. As you listen to God's Word being read, listen for a word or phrase that resonates with you and savor those words. You can listen to all four readings at once, or save one for each day. You might hit pause after the readings for a time of silence and reflection before continuing. May the Holy Spirit guide you through this season of repentance and self-examination so that Christ may be formed more fully within us.
07:22
March 5, 2021
From Death to Wholeness
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16 Romans 4:13-25 Mark 8:31-38
16:00
February 28, 2021
Lenten Readings & Prayer: Week Two
Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16 Psalm 22:22-30 Romans 4:13-25 Mark 8:31-38 Each week during Lent, we will be posting all four lectionary readings for that Sunday, opening and closing with a prayer and a blessing. Before you begin, take a few moments to quiet yourself with a few deep breaths. As you listen to God's Word being read, listen for a word or phrase that resonates with you and savor those words. You can listen to all four readings at once, or save one for each day. You might hit pause after the readings for a time of silence and reflection before continuing. May the Holy Spirit guide you through this season of repentance and self-examination so that Christ may be formed more fully within us.
08:50
February 26, 2021
Navigating the Wilderness
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Genesis 9:8-17 1 Peter 3:18-22 Mark 1:9-15
16:10
February 21, 2021
Lenten Readings & Prayer: Week One
Genesis 9:8-17 Psalm 25:1-9 1 Peter 3:18-22 Mark 1:9-15 Each week during Lent, we will be posting all four lectionary readings for that Sunday, opening and closing with a prayer and a blessing. Before you begin, take a few moments to quiet yourself with a few deep breaths. As you listen to God's Word being read, listen for a word or phrase that resonates with you and savor those words. You can listen to all four readings at once, or save one for each day. You might hit pause after the readings for a time of silence and reflection before continuing. May the Holy Spirit guide you through this season of repentance and self-examination so that Christ may be formed more fully within us.
07:01
February 19, 2021
Ash Wednesday: Reflections on Lent
Christine, Lisha, Denise, and Michael have a conversation on observing Lent, re-examining how we think of repentance, and journeying with Jesus.
20:54
February 19, 2021
Lent Readings and Prayers: Ash Wednesday
Readings: Joel 2:1-2,12-17 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10 Matthew 6:1-6,16-21 Psalm 103 or 103:8-14 Each week during Lent, we will be posting all four lectionary readings for that Sunday, opening and closing with a prayer and a blessing. Before you begin, take a few moments to quiet yourself with a few deep breaths. As you listen to God's Word being read, listen for a word or phrase that resonates with you and savor those words. You can listen to all four readings at once, or save one for each day. You might hit pause after the readings for a time of silence and reflection before continuing. May the Holy Spirit guide you through this season of repentance and self-examination so that Christ may be formed more fully within us.
07:50
February 14, 2021
Crazy Scary Love
Message by Denise LaVetty Lectionary Readings: 2 Kings 2: 1-12 2 Corinthians 4: 3-6 Mark 9: 2-9
13:08
February 14, 2021
Ask a Theologian - February 7, 2021
Ever wish you had a theologian you could call up and ask all your burning questions about God, faith, the Bible and what the heck church is about? Well your wish has come true! The Rev. Dr. Michael DeLashmutt, our resident theologian, is here & ready to answer your questions. Email your questions to ask@stpeterschelsea.org today! Or join us on the first Sunday of each month to watch and participate in Ask a Theologian live on our YouTube channel!
32:58
February 8, 2021
You Matter to God
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Jonah 3: 1-5, 10   1 Corinthians 7: 29-31 Mark 1: 14-20
16:40
February 7, 2021
Liberty, Law, or Love
Message by Michael DeLashmutt Lectionary Readings: Deuteronomy 18: 15-20 1 Corinthians 8: 1-13 Mark 1: 21-28
12:26
January 31, 2021
Follow Me: The Call of St. Peter's
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Jonah 3: 1-5, 10 1 Corinthians 7: 29-31 Mark 1: 14-20
22:34
January 25, 2021
Life After Encounter: Where Do We Go From Here?
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: 1 Samuel 3: 1-10 1 Corinthians 6: 12-20 Mark 1:43-51
17:13
January 17, 2021
Ask a Theologian - January 10, 2021
Ever wish you had a theologian you could call up and ask all your burning questions about God, faith, the Bible and what the heck church is about? Well your wish has come true! The Rev. Dr. Michael DeLashmutt, our resident theologian, is here & ready to answer your questions. Email your questions to ask@stpeterschelsea.org today! Or join us on the first Sunday of each month to watch and participate in Ask a Theologian live on our YouTube channel!
39:23
January 11, 2021
Building Trust
Message by Michael DeLashmutt Lectionary Readings: Genesis 1:1-5 Acts 19:1-7 Mark 1:4-11
10:51
January 10, 2021
Let 2021 Be a Pilgrimage
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Jeremiah 31: 7-14 Ephesians 1: 3-6, 15-19a Matthew 2:13-15, 19-23
21:55
January 3, 2021
Annunciation: Invitation to the Work of Love
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: 2 Samuel 7: 1-11, 16 Romans 16: 25-27 Luke 1: 26-38
14:23
December 22, 2020
Living in the Landscape of an Advent World
Message by Christine Lee Isaiah 40: 1-11 2 Peter 3: 8-15a Mark 1: 1-8
14:31
December 6, 2020
Moving from Fear to Hope this Advent Season
Message by Rev Dr. Michael DeLashmutt Isaiah 64:1-9 1 Corinthians 1:3-9 Mark 13:24-37
13:12
November 30, 2020
A King Like No Other
Message by Rev Christine Lee Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 Ephesians 1:15-23 Matthew 25:31-46
18:38
November 22, 2020
Stay Awake
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 Matthew 25: 1-13
16:24
November 8, 2020
Welcome to the Good Place
Message by Rev Dr. Michael DeLashmutt Lectionary Readings: Revelation 7:9-17 1 John 3:1-3 Matthew 5:1-12
12:53
November 1, 2020
Prophets of a Future Not Our Own
Message by Rev Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Deuteronomy 34:1-12 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8 Matthew 22:34-46
16:36
October 25, 2020
God and Caesar
Message by Bishop Mary Glasspool Lectionary Readings: Exodus 33:12-23 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 Matthew 22:15-22
13:11
October 18, 2020
The Idol of Busyness: On Fear and Forgetting
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Exodus 32:1-14 Philippians 4:1-9 Matthew 22:1-14
17:13
October 13, 2020
The Heart Set Free
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20 Philippians 3:4b-14 Matthew 21:33-46
13:46
October 9, 2020
Is the Lord among us or not?
Message by Denise LaVetty Lectionary Readings: Exodus 17:1-7 Philippians 2:1-13 Matthew 21:23-32
11:53
September 27, 2020
Becoming the Beloved Community
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Exodus 16:2-15 Philippians 1:3-11, 21-30 Matthew 20:1-16
15:29
September 20, 2020
The New Moses
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Exodus 14:10-31 Romans 14:1-12 Matthew 18:21-35
15:33
September 13, 2020
In Defense: God the Deliverer/God the Destroyer
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Exodus 12:1-14 Romans 13:8-14 Matthew 18:15-20
13:34
September 6, 2020
The God Who Sees, Hears, Knows, & Delivers
Message by Rev. Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Exodus 3:1-15 Romans 12:9-21 Matthew 16:21-28
15:44
August 30, 2020
Who Do You Say I Am?
Message by Denise LaVetty Lectionary Readings: Isaiah 51:1-6 Romans 12:1-8 Matthew 16:13-20
09:26
August 23, 2020
Help Me: A Love That Will Not Let Go
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings: Isaiah 56:1-8 Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32 Matthew 15:10-28
14:38
August 16, 2020
From Desolation to Mission
Message by Michael DeLashmutt Lectionary Readings: 1 Kings 19:1-18 Psalm 85:8-18 Romans 10:5-15 Matthew 14:22-33
17:01
August 9, 2020
The Work of Love: Leaning into Enough as the New Abundance
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary readings: Isaiah 55:1-5 Psalm 145:8-9, 15-22 Romans 9:1-5 Matthew 14:13-21
12:51
August 2, 2020
Nothing Can Separate Us From God's Love
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: 1 Kings 3:5-12 Psalm 119:129-136 Romans 8:26-39 Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52
17:05
July 26, 2020
The Unseen Work of God
Message by Gregory Conarroe Lectionary Readings: Genesis 28:10-19a Lamentations 3:22-26 Romans 8:12-25 Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43
16:59
July 19, 2020
How to Cultivate a Heart of Good Soil
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings: Isaiah 55:10-13 Romans 8:1-11 Matthew 13:1-23
15:48
July 12, 2020
Surrendered to Wisdom: Learning Together in Love
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary Readings: Zechariah 9:9-12 Romans 7:15-25a Matthew 11:16-30
15:38
July 5, 2020
"Do You Love Me?" (Feast of Saint Peter & Saint Paul)
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings: Ezekiel 34:11-16 2 Timothy 4:1-8 John 21:15-19
14:55
June 28, 2020
The Worth of Sparrows
Message by Denise LaVetty Lectionary readings: Jeremiah 20:7-13 Isaiah 55:6-11 Romans 6:1b-11 Matthew 10:24-39
15:54
June 21, 2020
We Belong to Each Other
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Psalm 100 Psalm 116:1, 10-17 Exodus 19:2-8a Luke 1:46-55 Romans 5:1-8 Matthew 9:35 – 10:8
15:47
June 14, 2020
The Great Commission: Will You Go?
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary readings: Genesis 1:1 – 2:4a Psalm 95:1-7 2 Corinthians 13:11-13 Matthew 28:16-20
15:57
June 7, 2020
The Fires of Pentecost Burn
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings: Acts 2:1-21 Isaiah 60: 1-3, 11a, 14c, 18-19 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 John 7:37-39
19:49
May 31, 2020
I Will Not Leave You as Orphans
Message by Gregory Conarroe Lectionary readings: Psalm 66:7-18 Acts 17:22-31 1 Peter 3:13-22 John 14:15-21
15:41
May 24, 2020
Cast Your Anxiety on God
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Psalm 95:1-7 Psalm 68:1-10, 33-36 Acts 1:6-14 1 Peter 4:12-14, 5:6-11 John 17:1-11
17:29
May 17, 2020
Cornerstone
Message by Denise LaVetty Lectionary readings: Psalm 31:1-5,15-16 Acts 7:55-60 Revelation 4:11, 5:9-10, 13 1 Peter 2:2-10 John 14:1-14
14:41
May 10, 2020
Easter IV: The Good Shepherd
Message by Michael DeLashmutt Lectionary readings: Psalm 95:1-7 Acts 2:42-47 Isaiah 12:2-6 1 Peter 2:19-25 John 10:1-10
14:55
May 3, 2020
Easter III: Jesus is at Your Messy Dinner Table
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings: Exodus 15:1-6, 11-13, 17-18 Psalm 116:1-3, 10-17 Acts 2:14a, 36-41 1 Peter 1:17-23 Luke 24:13-35
18:27
April 26, 2020
Easter II: Recognizing the Risen Jesus
Message by Lisha Epperson Lectionary readings: Psalm 16 Acts 2:14a, 22-32 Exodus 15:1-6, 11-13, 17-18 1 Peter 1:3-9 John 20:19-31
10:24
April 19, 2020
Easter Sunday: A Three-Day Story
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings:   Jeremiah 31:1-6 Colossians 3:1-4 Revelation 4:11, 5:9-10, 13 John 20:1-18 Check out our full Easter service on YouTube! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nRa5zhzOsFc
18:09
April 12, 2020
Palm Sunday: Journeying with Jesus in Holy Week
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary Readings: Isaiah 50:4-9a Matthew 27:11-54 Psalm 31:9-16
10:52
April 5, 2020
Lent V: From the Tomb
Message by Denise LaVetty Lectionary Readings: Ezekiel 37:1-14 Romans 8:6-11 John 11:1-45 Psalm 130
16:31
March 29, 2020
Lent IV: The Lord is Our Shepherd
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings: 1 Samuel 16:1-13 Ephesians 5:8-14 John 9:1-41 Psalm 23
15:45
March 22, 2020
Lent III: Where to Look When You Need Water (and Purell)
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings: Exodus 17:1-7 Romans 5:1-11 John 4:5-42 Psalm 95
19:22
March 15, 2020
Lent II: The Promise of God in a World of Disappointment
Message by Michelle Howard Lectionary readings: Genesis 12:1-4a Romans 4:1-5, 13-17 John 3:1-17 Psalm 121
11:36
March 8, 2020
Lent I: You are What You Love
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings: Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7 Romans 5:12-19 Matthew 4:1-11 Psalm 32
14:18
March 1, 2020
Ash Wednesday
Message by Christine Lee Lectionary readings: Joel 2:1-2,12-17; 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10 Matthew 6:1-6,16-21; 13:8-14
14:18
February 27, 2020
Transfiguration & Baptism
Michael Delashmutt
11:22
February 23, 2020
Choose Life
Christine Lee
16:06
February 16, 2020
February 9, 2020
Christine Lee
17:01
February 9, 2020
February 2, 2020
Lisha Epperson
13:29
February 2, 2020
January 26, 2020
Christine Lee
16:00
January 26, 2020
January 19, 2020
Christine Lee
11:46
January 19, 2020
January 12, 2020
Rev. Dr. Sang-bok David Kim
23:58
January 12, 2020
January 5, 2020
Christine Lee
16:33
January 5, 2020
December 25, 2019
Christine Lee
12:20
December 25, 2019
December 15, 2019
Denise LaVetty
10:27
December 15, 2019
December 8, 2019
Christine Lee
16:06
December 8, 2019
December 1, 2019
Lisha Epperson
13:27
December 1, 2019
November 24, 2019
Michelle Howard
10:59
November 24, 2019
November 10, 2019
Christine Lee
15:23
November 10, 2019
November 3, 2019
Lisha Epperson
13:23
November 3, 2019
October 20, 2019
Christine Lee
16:05
October 20, 2019