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Sermons by Rickie Beck

May 5, 2019: “In The Eye of the Beholder”

Beauty, they say, is in the eye of the beholder.  It’s so cliche it’s almost painful.  But all you have to do to see the truth of the statement is to look around at the artwork in our congregation.  Everything we do that has visual or physical presence elicits a wide variety of responses.   The easiest way to deal with that differences…

December 16, 2018: “Peace, Liberty and Justice for All”

Over the last few years in the United Kingdom, there’s been a growing trend of major corporations to produce very short films, just a couple minutes long, to air around Christmas. They aren’t really advertisements for their products or services, and they aren’t necessarily music videos, though some of them are. There was one little film a couple years ago that went…

November 11, 2018: “Freedom Isn’t Free”

Chalice Lighting Rev. Denis Letourneau PaulWe light this chalice in honor of the memories that hold and heal us.For stories we tell of those whose heroism inspires our own.For the pictures of loved ones who have passedin whose images we see our better selves.For the work of remembering that we stand on the shoulders of otherswho paved the path on which we…