Here are some of my recent sermons. As you know, sermons are delivered at a specific time to a specific group of people. Whether you can find value in these sermons will depend in part on where you are in your own journey. So, I offer them in a spirit of helpfulness.


Sermons for Wesley Mimico United Church

October 12, 2014 - Who did you invite?
October 5, 2014 - New Commandments
September 21, 2014 - What is it?
September 14, 2014 - Forgive - and live
September 7, 2014 - What does “church” look like?


Sermons for Mimico Presbyterian Church and Wesley Mimico United Church

August 3, 2014 - Doing the impossible
July 27, 2014 - The kingdom of Heaven is messy
July 6, 2014 - The yoke of freedom


Sermons for Wesley Mimico United Church

June 29, 2014 - It’s all part of the adventure
June 22, 2014 - Strawberries and reconciliation
June 15, 2014 - Memories of Wesley Mimico UC
June 8, 2014 - Pentecost: wind and fire!
June 1, 2014 - Some Assembly Required
May 25, 2014 - Go to the World
May 18, 2014 - Stones of Life
May 11, 2014 - Feeling sheepish?
May 4, 2014 - On the road again
April 27, 2014 - Faithful Doubt
April 20, 2014 - Do not hold on to me (Easter)
April 18, 2014 - As we forgive those ... (Good Friday)
April 13, 2014 - United, not Uniform
April 6, 2014 - What does new life look like anyway?
March 30, 2014 - Here’s mud in your eye!
March 23, 2014 - You are known
March 16, 2014 - Winds of change
February 23, 2014 - Love your enemies?
February 16, 2014 - Choose to Heal
February 9, 2014 - You are the refrigerator
February 2, 2014 - Blessed are ...
January 26, 2014 - They left their nets
January 19, 2014 - Come and See
January 12, 2014 - Are you afraid of a little water?
January 5, 2014 - Escape to Egypt
December 15, 2013 - The Face(s) of Christ
December 8, 2013 - Expect the Unexpected
November 24, 2013 - Be Healed
November 17, 2013 - All in the family
November 10, 2013 - Remembering
November 3, 2013 - A radical welcome
October 20, 2013 - Heart Matters
October 13, 2013 - Grateful Healing
October 6, 2013 - How much do you need?
September 29, 2013 - Peace Sunday
September 22, 2013 - Engage? With them?
September 15, 2013 - Created and Creating
September 8, 2013 - Shaped by Love



Sermons for Mimico Presbyterian Church and Wesley Mimico United Church

August 4, 2013 - Step away from the boat
July 28, 2013 - Is justice fair?
June 30, 2013 - What is your green stick?


Sermons for Wesley Mimico United Church

June 23, 2013 - Healing NIMBY
June 16, 2013 - Eating with pharisees
May 26, 2013 - Mystery
May 19, 2013 - Windy enough for you?
May 12, 2013 - Being at peace
May 5, 2013 - Do you want to be well?
April 7, 2013 - Faithful Doubt
March 31, 2013 - Do we need more?
March 24, 2013 - Do you like a parade?
March 17, 2013 - Good Grief
March 3, 2013 - Cure? Healing?
February 17, 2013 - Vision Quest
February 3, 2013 - Simple Truths
January 27, 2013 - Fulfilled today in our hearing
January 20, 2013 - Alter Call
January 13, 2013 - Reflection on Baptism
January 6, 2013 - Epiphany Calling
December 30, 2012 - Is Christmas Over?
December 23, 2012 - Surely … not us ….
December 9, 2012 - Prepare Ye the Way
December 2, 2012 - Signs of Christmas
November 25, 2012 - Christ the King - of what exactly?
November 18, 2012 - Justice Restored
November 11, 2012 - Pathways to Peace
November 4, 2012 - The Flange Rule
October 21, 2012 - Building Peace
October 14, 2012 - Beyond the Law
October 7, 2012 - The Great Thanksgiving
September 30, 2012 - Healing
September 23, 2012 - Spontaneous Acts of Community
September 16, 2012 - Is peace peaceful?
September 9, 2012 - Expanding vision
September 2, 2012 - Traditionally - yes!


Sermons for Iondale Heights United Church

July 1, 2012 - Healing Community
June 24, 2012 - Step out of the boat


A Sermon for Richmond Hill United Church

June 17, 2012 - Where is your green stick?


Sermons for Iondale Heights United Church

June 10, 2012 - United we … keep uniting
June 3, 2012 - Reflections on “Trinity”
May 27, 2012 - Windy enough for you?
May 13, 2012 - Looking Ahead
May 6, 2012 - Blind Love / Blind Hate
April 29, 2012 - Bleating Hearts
April 22, 2012 - Green hands of Jesus
April 8, 2012 - It is enough
March 25, 2012 - The heart of the matter
March 18, 2012 - Idol Hands
March 4, 2012 - To Boldly Go ...
February 19, 2012 - New Sight
February 12, 2012 - K.I.S.S.
February 5, 2012 - Do what you came to do
January 29, 2012 - Community Healing
January 22, 2012 - Watch those feet
January 15, 2012 - Waiting for Epiphany
January 8, 2012 - Are you afraid of getting wet?
January 1, 2012 - Is Christmas over?
December 25, 2011 - Would you go?
December 18, 2011 - Surely - not us
December 11, 2011 - Christmas Presence
December 4, 2011 - Wild-Er-Ness
November 27, 2011 - Creating Advent
November 20, 2011 - Waiting for King Christ
November 13, 2011 - What Does “Opportunity” Look Like Anyway?
November 6, 2011 - Path(s) to Peace
October 30, 2011 - Are We There Yet?
October 23, 2011 - Scandalous Neighbours
October 16, 2011 - Line - What line?
October 9, 2011 - Thanks and Giving
October 2, 2011 - Vision beyond walls
September 25, 2011 - Sacred Space
September 18, 2011 - Grate Expectations
September 11, 2011 - Can we forgive?


A sermon for Aurora United Church

September 4, 2011 - Where is your green stick?


A sermon for Parkwoods United Church

August 28, 2011 - Love Beyond Fear


A sermon for Queensville Holland Landing United Church

August 7, 2011 - Step Away From the Boat

Sermons for Lemonville United Church

July 31, 2011 - Hungry to Share
July 24, 2011 - The Kingdom of God is Messy


A sermon for College Street United Church

July 17, 2011 - The Enemy Within


A sermon for Aurora United Church

June 26, 2011 - Are We There Yet? - A Confirmation Message


Sermons for College Street United Church

June 19, 2011 - God in 3D
May 22, 2011 - Difficult Messages
May 8, 2011 - Just keep looking

Sermons for the Goodwood-Epsom-Utica Pastoral Charge

April 10, 2011 - What does new life look like?
April 3, 2011 - Having Vision Means More Than Just Not Being Blind

A sermon for Newtonbrook United Church

March 27, 2011 - Transforming Relationships (and in audio format, thanks to NUC)

A sermon for the Mono Mills Pastoral Charge

March 6, 2011 - You Can’t Bottle That!

Sermons for the Tottenham / Rich Hill Pastoral Charge:

Jan 30, 2011 - Is Justice Fair?
Jan 23, 2011 - Called to Christian Unity
Jan 16, 2011 - Still Waiting for Epiphany
Jan 9, 2011 - Are you afraid of getting wet?

Sermons for St. John’s United Church in Alliston:

Dec 26, 2010 - Is Christmas over?
Dec 5, 2010 - Would you go?
Nov 21, 2010 - Christ the King - of what?
Nov 14, 2010 - An attitude makeover
Oct 17, 2010 - Are we there yet? Of course not!
Sept 26, 2010 - What’s the view from heaven?