Sermon – SSJE
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Welcome! The Brothers of the Society of Saint John the Evangelist, a monastic community of the Episcopal Church, are pleased to make their sermons available here in both text and audio formats.
||CleanSermons for the Beach: Contemplative Vision||Even the most apparently ordinary things of our life are shot through with the glory of God. Can you hone your contemplative vision to see them?||28 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSermons for the Beach: Remembering Joy||"Remember that time?" Br. Luke Ditewig asks, "Remember how we laughed and sang?" His sermon encourages us to look back at past joys in order to give thanks to God in the present.||23 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSermons for the Beach: Listening to God||How does God speak to you? In the quiet moments of your life, will you turn yourself towards God and say, “Speak, Lord, your servant is listening.”||21 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSermons for the Beach: The Soul of Sound and Silence||In our fast-paced, noisy culture, it is easy for our souls to become overwhelmed. Br. Jim Woodrum encourages us to listen – in sound and silence – for the voice of God.||16 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSermons for the Beach: A Home in Your Heart||God often comes to us in unexpected ways and places: in gardens and bees, bread and wine. How is God making a home in your heart right now?||14 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSermons for the Beach: Stop the Motor||You've all been working hard, Jesus says; let's go for a boat ride.||9 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSermons for the Beach: Hermitage of the Heart||Br. Nicholas Bartoli reminds us how important it is to withdraw, as Jesus did, into solitude, a place where love and compassion can blossom.||7 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSermons for the Beach: Time to Play||Do you need permission or encouragement to claim time for play? Br. Curtis Almquist encourages us to embrace the playfulness that is at the root of our humanity, and which can reconnect us to our Creator.||2 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Wedding Feast – Br. Curtis Almquist||The Celebration and Blessing of the Marriage of Alexis Kruza and Raymond Chin “…There was a wedding in Cana of Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there. Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding…”John 2:1-11||31 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|