Sermons

The Rev. Robert P. Travis 4th  Sunday after Pentecost Sermon –  8am and 9:30am Chapel of St. John the Divine Proper 8 RCL Year A 7/2/2017   Scripture Text: Jeremiah 28:5-9 Psalm 89:1-4,15-18 Romans 6:12-23 Matthew 10:40-42   Sermon Text: …

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The Rev. Robert P. Travis 3rd Sunday after Pentecost Sermon –  5pm and 10am Church of the Ascension, Wakefield Proper 7 RCL Year A 6/25/2017   Scripture Text: Jeremiah 20:7-13 Psalm 69: 8-11, (12-17), 18-20 Romans 6:1b-11 Matthew 10:24-39 Sermon …

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June 18, 2017       Proper 6a         2nd Pentecost         “Keep, O Lord, your household the church in your steadfast faith and love, that through your grace we may proclaim your truth with boldness, and minister your justice with compassion…”       …

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The Rev. Robert P. Travis Proper 6 Sunday Sermon –  8 and 9:30am Chapel of St. John the Divine, Saunderstown RCL Year A 6/18/2017   Scripture Text: Exodus 19:2-8a Psalm 100 Romans 5:1-8 Matthew 9:35-10:8(9-23)   Sermon Text: It is …

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The Rev. Robert P. Travis Trinity Sunday Sermon –  5, 8 and 10:00am Church of the Ascension, Wakefield RCL Year A 6/4/2017   Scripture Text: Genesis 1:1-2:4a 2 Corinthians 13:11-13 Matthew 28:16-20 Psalm 8 Sermon Text: If someone were to …

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June 11, 2017    Trinity Sunday, A         Last week I was on Martha’s Vineyard for a family reunion. I took along several books to read, but I didn’t do much reading.       One book was “The Divine Dance” about …

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The Rev. Robert P. Travis Pentecost Sermon –  8 and 9:30am Chapel of St. John the Divine, Saunderstown RCL Year A 6/4/2017   Scripture Text: Acts 2:1-21 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 John 20:19-23 Psalm 104:25-35, 37 Sermon Text: When Jesus was …

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The Rev. Robert P. Travis Easter 7 Sermon –  5, 8 and 10:00am Church of the Ascension, Wakefield RCL Year A 5/28/2017   Scripture Text: Acts 1:6-14 1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11 John 17:1-11 Psalm 68:1-10, 33-36   Sermon Text: Here …

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May 20/21, 2017        6th Sunday of Easter, A        Remember when you fell in love—and you couldn’t wait to tell everybody!       Maybe it was the person you married. Maybe it was the first time you saw your child or …

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The Rev. Robert P. Travis Easter 6 Sermon –  8 and 9:30am Chapel of St. John the Divine, Saunderstown RCL Year A 5/21/2017   Scripture Text: Acts 17:22-31 1 Peter 3:13-22 John 14:15-21 Psalm 66:7-18 Sermon Text: It has bothered …

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