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Life Together

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Voices of St. John's Episcopal Church, New Haven
John Hare, May 1, 2022
John preaches on the relationship of neighbor-love and friendship-love in the last chapter of John.
29:11
May 12, 2022
Keith DeRose, April 24, 2022
Keith preaches on belief, doubt, assent, and faith.
36:03
May 12, 2022
Chuck Hoffman, April 17, 2022
Chuck preaches on Easter Sunday.
37:35
May 12, 2022
Paul Smith, April 3, 2022
Paul preaches on following God through suffering.
20:31
April 03, 2022
Shancia Jarrett, March 27, 2022
Shancia preaches on the parable of the prodigal son.
11:34
March 30, 2022
Armando Ghinaglia, March 20, 2022
Armando preaches on the difficulty of explaining suffering and God's faithfulness in it.
23:44
March 30, 2022
Andrew Osmun, March 6, 2022
Andrew preaches on the call to Christian life in the face of the conflict in Ukraine.
16:19
March 25, 2022
Ellendale Hoffman, March 2, 2022
Ellendale preaches on Ash Wednesday.
20:11
March 25, 2022
Gabe Lepage, February 27, 2022
Gabe preaches on the Transfiguration.
15:05
March 10, 2022
Tim Hersey, February 20, 2022
Tim preaches on the story of Joseph's forgiveness of his brothers.
21:17
March 10, 2022
Paul Smith, February 13, 2022
Paul Smith preaches on the Beatitudes from Jesus' Sermon on the Plain in Luke.
21:11
March 10, 2022
Ellendale Hoffman, February 6, 2022
Ellendale preaches about the season of Epiphany and Jesus' call of Simon Peter.
24:60
March 10, 2022
David Mahan, January 30, 2022
David preaches on love from St. Paul's discourse in I Corinthians 13.
23:36
March 10, 2022
Michele Sigg, January 23, 2022
Michele and the kids of St. John's create a collaborative message about salvation history and world Christianity.
31:29
January 24, 2022
John Hare, January 16, 2022
John preaches on the Wedding at Cana and being "filled to (and from) the up."
29:44
January 24, 2022
Justina Sullivan, January 2, 2022
Justina preaches on God's vision for us in the New Year.
29:46
January 24, 2022
William Rowley, December 26, 2021
William preaches on the Incarnation and the two natures of Christ.
15:40
December 27, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman, December 24, 2021
Ellendale preaches on Christmas at the Christmas Eve service.
20:56
December 27, 2021
Karen Mahan, December 19, 2021
Karen preaches on the example of Mary the mother of Jesus.
24:09
December 27, 2021
Abbie Storch, December 5, 2021
Abbie preaches from the Book of Baruch on the return of the exiles to Jerusalem.
16:41
December 06, 2021
Jamie Dunn, November 28, 2021
Jamie preaches on the season of Advent and the Second Coming of Jesus.
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December 06, 2021
Paul Smith, November 21, 2021
Paul preaches on Christ the King Sunday.
18:05
December 06, 2021
David Mahan, November 14, 2021
David preaches on what it means to work with God and the stewardship of our money.
47:33
December 06, 2021
Chuck Hoffman, November 7, 2021
Chuck preaches on three women of faith: Ruth, the nameless widow (who gave her mite), and a new member of the St. John's congregation.
23:43
December 06, 2021
John Hare, October 31, 2021
John preaches on the meaning of All Saint's Day and Halloween.
29:56
November 08, 2021
Instructed Mass, October 17, 2021
Chuck Hoffman provides commentary on the parts of the Mass throughout the service. Ellendale Hoffman preaches.
01:52:50
November 08, 2021
Andrew Osmun, October 10, 2021
Andrew preaches on occasions when God seems distant or absent, drawing on Job 23 and Psalm 22.
23:46
October 11, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman, October 3, 2021
Ellendale preaches on suffering, divorce, and the blessing of the children by Christ.
24:26
October 03, 2021
Armando Ghinaglia, September 26, 2021
Armando preaches on what it means for the Lord to be on our side: both when God dramatically intervenes on our side with deeds of power and when he doesn't.
16:18
October 03, 2021
Paul Smith, September 19, 2021
Paul preaches on the character of the kingdom of the Messiah: holy humility rather than selfish pride.
20:33
September 23, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman, September 12, 2021
Ellendale preaches on Jesus' question, "Who do you say that I am?"
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September 23, 2021
David Mahan, September 5, 2021
David preaches on times when it's "raining ants" and times when it's "open skies." In either case, we need to put our trust and hope in God.
23:46
September 23, 2021
John Hare, August 29, 2021
John preaches on being a doer of the word and not a hearer only.
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September 03, 2021
Alexandra Green, August 22, 2021
Alexandra preaches on the the importance of loving others to abide in Christ.
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August 25, 2021
John Pittard, August 15, 2021
John preaches on the importance of personal holiness in the face of the evils of the world.
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August 25, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman, August 8, 2021
Ellendale preaches a sermon about the "D's": discouragement, doubt, despair, and depression (and others) starting with the story of Elijah under the broom tree.
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August 10, 2021
Daniel Pflueger, August 1, 2021
Daniel preaches on our struggle with emptiness and loss, starting with the story of David and Bathsheba.
19:41
August 10, 2021
Joe Rose, July 25, 2021
Joe preaches on the miraculous feeding of the 5,000 and the sharing of our own bread of life.
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July 28, 2021
Kyler Schubkegel, July 18, 2021
Kyler preaches on what it means for us to be a dwelling place for God.
17:05
July 18, 2021
Toni Alimi, July 11, 2021
Toni preaches on what God's holiness means and how God's holiness is a blessing and not a burden.
21:51
July 18, 2021
Toni Alimi, April 18, 2021
Toni preaches on trusting God and practices for learning to trust God.
23:39
July 05, 2021
Michele Sigg, July 4, 2021
Michele preaches on the rejection of Jesus in Nazareth.
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July 05, 2021
Martha Alimi, June 27, 2021
Martha preaches on two kinds of fear: one we are exhorted to have and one we are told not to have.
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July 05, 2021
Elizabeth Bickley, June 20, 2021
On Father's Day, Elizabeth preaches on the fatherhood of God. (Note: due to technical difficulties, this recording is partial. It begins a couple of minutes into her sermon and has lost a minute from the middle.)
31:47
July 05, 2021
Drew Collins, June 6, 2021
Drew preaches on what it means to belong to the family of God.
19:37
July 05, 2021
David Mahan, May 30, 2021
On Trinity Sunday, David Mahan preaches on the Holy Spirit's work through us.
21:10
July 05, 2021
Karen Mahan, May 23, 2021
Karen preaches on the Holy Spirit on Pentecost.
28:30
May 23, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman and Jennifer Brown, May 16, 2021
Ellendale and Jennifer preach on Jesus's prayer for divine joy in John 17 and living faithfully with discouragement.
21:18
May 21, 2021
Ruth Lively, May 9, 2021
Ruth preaches on the freedom and vastness of the love of God and our call to practice love in community. 
16:20
May 11, 2021
Paul Smith, May 2, 2021
Paul preaches on abiding in love as opposed to living in fear in the first Sunday back in the sanctuary.
15:30
May 07, 2021
John Hare, April 25, 2021
John Hare preaches on the atonement and Christ as the Good Shepherd.
32:11
April 26, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman, April 4, 2021
Ellendale preaches on Easter Sunday.
23:18
April 11, 2021
Good Friday Reflections, April 2, 2021
Reflections and music by Jonathan Cranston, Jennifer Klem, Jennifer Brown, Robert Messore, Tim Hersey, Ingrid Goetz, and Michael Racine.
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April 11, 2021
Chuck Hoffman, April 1, 2021
Chuck delivers the Maundy Thursday sermon.
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April 02, 2021
Paul Smith, March 21, 2021
Paul meditates on John 12:20-33, looking at the depth of the love of God and how God enters into our brokenness.
18:52
March 24, 2021
Abbie Storch, March 14, 2021
Abbie reflects on Numbers 21:4-9 and John 3:14-21, calling on us to remember the radical love of God in the Incarnation.
11:26
March 24, 2021
Joe Rose, March 7, 2021
Joe considers Jesus' cleansing the Temple and how God disrupts our lives.
16:27
March 24, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman, February 21, 2021
For the first Sunday in Lent, Ellendale urges us to reflect on our identity as God's Beloved.
27:34
March 24, 2021
Chuck Hoffman, February 17, 2021
Chuck preaches the Ash Wednesday sermon.
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March 24, 2021
David Mahan, February 14, 2021
David reflects on transition and transformation in the stories of Elijah's translation to heaven and the Transfiguration.
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March 24, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman, February 7, 2021
Ellendale preaches on the story of Jesus healing Peter's mother-in-law.
31:57
March 24, 2021
John Hare, January 31, 2021
John recounts the story of St. John's over the last few years and connects the words of Moses in Deuteronomy 18 with the future of St. John's.
28:34
March 24, 2021
Karen Mahan, January 17, 2021
Karen reflects on the story of God calling Samuel in the night, on listening to God and on our value in the sight of God.
20:09
March 24, 2021
Chuck Hoffman, January 10, 2021
Chuck preaches on the baptism of Jesus on the first Sunday after Epiphany.
32:40
March 24, 2021
Paul Smith, January 3, 2021
Paul asks what it means to share our suffering with Christ so that we grow through the trials in our lives.
16:38
March 24, 2021
William Rowley, December 27, 2020
William reflects on John 1's theological significance in light of Christmas.
11:08
March 24, 2021
Drew Collins, December 13, 2020
Drew meditates on finding our identity in Christ and others in his sermon for the third week of Advent.
16:08
March 24, 2021
John Hare, December 6, 2020
On the second Sunday of Advent, John reflects on God's relationship to time and how his time breaks into ours.
27:18
March 24, 2021
Joe Rose, November 29, 2020
On the first Sunday of Advent, Joe reminds us that Advent is a time of anticipation, penitence, pondering the intersections of life, death, faith, and hope.
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March 24, 2021
Kyler Schubkegel, November 22, 2020
On Christ the King Sunday, Kyler preaches on the faces of Christ as the mild king and the stern king. 
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March 24, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman, November 15, 2020
Ellendale preaches on the parable of the talents and the relationship between God's gifts and responsibility.
35:37
March 24, 2021
Abbie Storch, November 8, 2020
Abbie discusses the parable of the wise and foolish bridesmaids and how God calls us to wise and cheerful stewardship.
15:40
March 24, 2021
Chuck Hoffman, November 1, 2020
On All Saints Day, Chuck preaches on sainthood and the communion of saints.
22:57
March 24, 2021
David Mahan, October 25, 2020
David looks back at the book of Haggai, where misplaced priorities divided the people from God, and forward to the 2020 stewardship campaign.
23:53
March 24, 2021
John Hare, October 18, 2020
Just prior to the 2020 Presidential Election, John Hare asks which things are Caesar's? What does proper patriotism look like? He argues that our placement in a community is providential and shapes our obligations within it.
32:29
March 24, 2021
Paul Smith, October 11, 2020
Paul challenges deriving one's value and self-acceptance from success rather than the unconditional value and acceptance of God, even in the face of (apparently) intractable problems.
23:36
March 24, 2021
Joe Rose, October 4, 2020
Joe Rose tells the story of rescuing donkeys at Trinity Retreat Center and connects it with the need to renew our relationship with God in our stewardship of creation.
25:52
March 24, 2021
Michele Sigg, September 20, 2020
Michele preaches about the extravagant grace and compassion of God in the story of Jonah and the parable of the generous landowner (in Matt 20). She focuses on the compassion of God in community, suffering, diversity, and all creation.
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March 24, 2021
Ellendale Hoffman, September 13, 2020
Ellendale preaches on conflict, reconciliation, and forgiveness from Matthew 18.
23:40
March 24, 2021
Shancia Jarrett, September 6, 2020
Shancia, preaching on Christ's discussion of church discipline in Matthew 18, calls out historical failures in the Episcopal Church to love others as ourselves, especially in the sin of racism.
23:46
March 24, 2021