Trinity Episcopal Church Lawrence, Kansas

Fr. Rob revisits the story of Jesus walking on the water in the light of current events, and makes an argument that we need to leave the boat and get out on the water with Jesus.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on August 13, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

Direct download: 702_0251.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 12:24pm EDT

While the Holy Spirit and the love of God are boundless in their ability to impact and transform lives, one aspect of our discipleship is the environment in which we live and its receptivity to receiving that love and bearing fruit in our lives.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on July 16, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

Direct download: 702_0247.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 12:29pm EDT

Sin is often depicted as a moral failure, a bad choice.  But what about the sin that affects us of which we have limited to no control?  And what is the role of law and gospel in the Church's response to sin?

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on July 9, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

Direct download: 702_0246.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 2:29pm EDT

With no sparrow falling to the ground without God being present, the broader picture is one of every life being known, valued, and loved.  Now how does the Church live that out in its own ministry?

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin on June 25, 2017 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

Direct download: 702_0245.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 2:16pm EDT

With the concept of "compassion" a battleground between political ideologies, is there a Christ-inspired notion of compassion that transcends the divide?

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church on June 18, 2017. You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

Direct download: 702_0244.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 11:30am EDT

The apostles clearly were overcome with joy at the Pentecost event, the coming of the Holy Spirit upon them.  What hinders us from experiencing the joy of the indwelling of the Holy Spirit in our own lives?

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on Pentecost Sunday, June 4, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

Direct download: 702_0242.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 3:17pm EDT

Fr. Rob discusses the import of the appearance of Jesus on the road to Emmaus in the historical context and the broader allegory for the Church.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on April 30. 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

 

Direct download: 702_0239.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 12:27pm EDT

The question-and-answer sermon is back with Fr. Rob fielding questions ranging from topics like praying for miracles, the God of the Old Testament, and why bad things happen to good people.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on April 23, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

Direct download: 702_0238.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 10:39am EDT

Fr. Rob's Holy Week sermon series concludes with the celebration of Easter, and the chance to discover those moments of true grace in our lives.  There's also several minutes of church bells ringing in there as well.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017 at Trinity Episcopal Church.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org.

Direct download: 702_0237.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 10:40am EDT

Fr. Rob's Holy Week sermon series continues with the Easter Vigil, and the way it reminds us that we have to learn to live with mystery.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin on the Easter Vigil, April 15, 2017 at Trinity Episcopal Church.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org.

Direct download: 702_0236.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 10:38am EDT