Sermons

Fr. Bill Carroll – Trinity Sunday, June 12, 2022

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. I’d like to begin with a prayer: God above me, Father from whom my being descends, on whom my existence hangs, to whom I turn my face, to whom I stretch out my hands [in prayer]: God beside me,...

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Fr. Bill Carroll – Day of Pentecost, June 5, 2022

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Recently, I’ve been reading a book called Seeds of Faith.  It’s by Mark McIntosh, an Episcopal priest and one of our greatest theologians.  He co-authored it with Frank Griswold, our former...

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Fr. Bill Carroll – The Third Sunday of Easter, May 1, 2022

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Three years ago, we baptized Bill and Heather Bane’s grandson, Jase McGuire, into the Body of Christ, the Church.  It was the first baptism I performed here at Trinity.  And, on that occasion, I...

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Fr. Andrew Armond – Maundy Thursday, April 14, 2022

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Wherever Christians have gathered for the past 2,000 years, they have remembered this night, the night in which Jesus, as John says, came from God, and was going to God. In that simple phrase,...

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Fr. Andrew Armond – Palm Sunday, April 10, 2022

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Last week, I had to travel to Houston and back for a funeral, and so I had a lot of time alone in the car to listen to podcasts. I listened to one about a woman in Pacifica, California, who woke...

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Fr. Andrew Armond – Fifth Sunday in Lent, April 3, 2022

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Earlier this week, I found myself speaking with someone about their father.  And I have known a lot of good and exceptionally generous fathers in my day.  But often, when someone comes to talk...

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Fr. Bill Carroll – Fourth Sunday in Lent, March 27, 2022

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Earlier this week, I found myself speaking with someone about their father.  And I have known a lot of good and exceptionally generous fathers in my day.  But often, when someone comes to talk...

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Fr. Andrew Armond – Third Sunday in Lent, March 20, 2022

I had the chance last week to talk with the eleventh graders at TST a bit about the War in Ukraine, and specifically about how they’re feeling about it, whether they are anxious, nervous, confused, or even apathetic–all of which would be valid responses for 16 and 17...

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Fr. Bill Carroll – Second Sunday in Lent, March 13, 2022

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Take up your cross, the Savior said, if you would my disciple be. Take up your cross, with willing heart, and humbly follow after me. These words come from a beloved hymn.  Today, we are singing...

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Fr. Andrew Armond – First Sunday in Lent, March 6, 2022

There are many difficult things about growing up. There are many difficult things about parenting and teaching young people as well, and in my roles as both teacher and parent, I have found that one of the most difficult is helping young people to learn how to strike...

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Fr. Bill Carroll – Ash Wednesday, March 2, 2022

In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. “I appeal to you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.”  Paul’s message of peace and reconciliation could not be more urgent today.  The time for peace is always now.  “See! (Paul writes,...

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