Trinity Episcopal Church Lawrence, Kansas (general)

The Rev. Sara Maypole, a retired priest who joined the Trinity community in the past year, talks about the season of Advent on the third Sunday of the season.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Rev. Sara Maypole on December 17, 2017 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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How would John the Baptist suggest you celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ?

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on December 13, 2015. You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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The prophet Amos railed against the casual lack of concern on the part of the people of Israel for justice and morality.  How does that translate into today's world?

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on July 12, 2015.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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Father Rob's Christmas Eve sermon explores a possible reason why we celebrate the birth of Christ in the middle of winter, and how Christmas is God's response to the darkness of our lives.

You can learn more about Trinity Church in Lawrence, Kansas at www.trinitylawrence.org

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Rob Schwaller, a member of Trinity and aspirant to the deaconate, talks to us about some of the most challenging passages from the Sermon on the Mount in this podcast of the sermon from February 16, 2014.

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This Autumn, Sunday School will be moved to between the two Sunday morning services.  In this sermon Father Rob explains the reasons behind the change, including why it is so important that children participate fully in the life of the church.

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The Parable of the Sower helps us understand what the perils facing us in our spiritual life can be.  This is a recording of the sermon preached by the Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church on July 10, 2011.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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This is a recording of the Burial Office for Elizabeth Stephens, longtime organist and member of Trinity Episcopal Church.  Rest eternal grant to her, O Lord, and let light perpetual shine upon her.

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While most people call him "doubting" Thomas, the Gospel actually accuses him of "unfaithfulness."  What's the difference, and how does Jesus respond both to his unfaithfulness and our own?   This is the sermon preached by the Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church, Lawrence, Kansas on May 1, 2011.

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Outside the tomb, Mary did not recognize the risen Lord until he called her by name.  When do we hear Jesus call us by our own name?  This is a recording of the sermon preached by the Rev. Rob Baldwin on Easter Sunday, April 24, 2011 at Trinty Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas.

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God spent countless aeons planning for the day of Christ's Resurrection, but where do we fit into God's plan?  This is a recording of the sermon preached by the Rev. Rob Baldwin at the Easter Vigil, April 23, 2011 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas.

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Many people struggle with feelings of being alone and uncared for, but Jesus says that God even cares for bird and plants.  What does that mean for us?  This is a recording of the sermon preached at the 10:30 AM service at Trinity Episcopal Church by the Rev. Rob Baldwin.

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Why have we lost terms like "evangelical" and "charismatic" when we talk about our faith?  And how can we, as Episcopalians, share with the world a part of our spiritual lives that mean so much to us?  This is a recording for Fr. Rob Baldwin's sermon from February 6, 2011.

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We talk about blessings and being blessed, but what does Christ mean when he says "Blessed are the..."?

This is the sermon by Fr. Rob Baldwin from the 10:30 AM service January 30th, 2011.

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On January 23rd Fr. Rob Baldwin answered questions submitted by the congregation at all three services.  This recording is from the 8:00 AM service and covers the following questions:

If the Bible is a just a collection of stories, why do we think of it as being true?

Is the Eucharist a metaphor or real?

Can you talk about the humanity of Jesus?

 

Sadly, the recording from the 10:30 AM service did not turn out well and will not be available.

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What is the significance of the wise men's three gifts to us today?  This sermon by the Rev. Rob Baldwin is from January 2, 2011 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, KS.

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This is the sermon from the 11:00 PM service, December 24th, 2010 by the Rev. Rob Baldwin.  What was the biggest miracle Christmas Eve?

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What does it mean to be joyful during a season characterized by stress, frustration, and depression?  In this sermon from December 12th, Fr. Rob Baldwin shares what the joy of the nativity story is about.

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This is the sermon from December 5th, 2010 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas.  In it Fr. Rob Baldwin explores what we mean when we say "The Peace of God."

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This episode features Fr. Rob Baldwin's sermon from November 28th, 2010.  In this sermon Fr. Rob compares the looking forward to the Nativity of our Lord with our looking forward to the second coming of Christ.

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Sermon from November 21st, 2010 at Trinity Episcopal Church by the Rev. Rob Baldwin.

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