Entries by fhpcrichmond

“The Expansive, Uncontainable Love of God”

Rev. Katherine Todd Acts 8:26-40 Isaiah 49:5-13 Acts 8:26-40 Then an angel of the Lord said to Philip, “Get up and go toward the south to the road that goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza.” (This is a wilderness road.) So he got up and went. Now there was an Ethiopian eunuch, a court official of the […]

“We Know Love by This”

Rev. Katherine Todd John 5:1-8 1 John 3:16-24 John 5:1-8 “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. The hired hand, who is not the shepherd and does not own the sheep, sees the wolf coming and leaves the sheep and runs away—and the wolf snatches them and scatters […]

“Proclaim Repentance & Forgiveness of Sins”

Rev. Katherine Todd Luke 24:36b-48 Romans 2:1-16 Luke 24:36b-48 Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.” They were startled and terrified, and thought that they were seeing a ghost. He said to them, “Why are you frightened, and why do doubts arise in your hearts? Look at my hands and my feet; […]

“A New Creation – Heart by Heart”

Rev. Katherine Todd John 20:19-23 2 Corinthians 5:1-6, 16-20a John 20:19-23 When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, “Peace be with you.” After he […]

“Don’t Press the Fast-Forward Button”

Easter Sunday Rev. Katherine Todd John 19:1-7, 14-19, 28-30, 38-42 John 20:1-18 John 19:1-7, 14-19, 28-30, 38-42 Then Pilate took Jesus and had him flogged. And the soldiers wove a crown of thorns and put it on his head, and they dressed him in a purple robe. They kept coming up to him, saying, “Hail, King of […]