Entries by fhpcrichmond

“God Shows Up”

Rev. Katherine Todd John 9:1-41   Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. Mary was the one who anointed the Lord with perfume and wiped his feet with her hair; her brother Lazarus was ill. So the sisters sent a message to Jesus, “Lord, he […]

“Are We Blind? Do We Not See?”

Rev. Katherine Todd John 9:1-41 As he walked along, he saw a man blind from birth. His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” Jesus answered, “Neither this man nor his parents sinned; he was born blind so that God’s works might be revealed in him. […]

“So Abram Went”

Rev. Katherine Todd Romans 4:1-5, 13-17 Genesis 12:1-4a   Romans 4:1-5, 13-17 What then are we to say was gained by Abraham, our ancestor according to the flesh? For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. For what does the scripture say? “Abraham believed God, and […]

“Speaking Truth to Temptation”

Rev. Katherine Todd Genesis 2:15-17, 3:1-7 Matthew 4:1-11   Genesis 2:15-17, 3:1-7 The Lord God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to till it and keep it. And the Lord God commanded the man, “You may freely eat of every tree of the garden; but of the tree of the […]

“In Light, We Are Made Light”

Rev. Katherine Todd Ephesians 5:6-14a Matthew 17:1-9   Ephesians 5:6-14a Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of these things the wrath of God comes on those who are disobedient. Therefore do not be associated with them. For once you were darkness, but now in the Lord you are light. Live as […]