Trinity Episcopal Church Lawrence, Kansas

The Pharisees struggle to acknowledge the miracle performed by Jesus on the man born blind is often mirrored in our own struggle to believe that we too can experience miracles during the Lenten season.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on March 26, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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Category:Sermons -- posted at: 10:41am EST

The term "born again Christian" has been used to identify a particular faith tradition of Christianity, but actually applies to all Christians.  What does it mean to be "born again" in the Episcopal traditions and theology, and how does the story of Nicodemus provide clues about that new life?

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on March 12, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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Category:Sermons -- posted at: 3:09pm EST

There are two visages of Jesus that appear in the story of the Transfiguration: the divine and transcendent Jesus and the Jesus the apostles know.  Both of those visages are revealed to us throughout the Epiphany season and beyond.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on February 26, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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Category:Sermons -- posted at: 2:20pm EST

The question of how we pray, and for whom, continues to be a struggle within the Church.  Fr. Rob explores the challenges behind this and why it is so important in this sermon.

This podcast episode is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on February 19, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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Category:Sermons -- posted at: 1:02pm EST

Fr. Rob responds to multiple requests to address the recent blocking of immigrants from certain countries and talks about one of the biggest struggles in his own faith life when it comes to the Beatitudes.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on January 29, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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Category:Sermons -- posted at: 12:09pm EST

Ryan Zavacky, the intern at Canterbury House, served as guest preacher on January 22.  His topic was how John the Baptist's death may have impacted the beginning of Jesus' ministry, and how tragic events can often inspire people to do great things.

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

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Category:Sermons -- posted at: 12:14pm EST

The church always seems to celebrate the notion of receiving epiphanies, revelations from God, but the reality isn't always easy or pleasant.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church at Lawrence, Kansas on January 8, 2017.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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Category:Sermons -- posted at: 3:48pm EST

Music is an integral part of our Christmas worship, moreso than any other day of the year.  Fr. Rob explores why that might be in this sermon from the 10:30 PM Christmas Eve service at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas.

You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

Direct download: 702_0222.wma
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 11:59am EST

The Rev. Torey Lightcap, Canon of the Ordinary for the Diocese of Kansas, visits Trinity as a guest preacher to talk about Joseph, what it meant to be a "carpenter," and how he can serve as a model for contemporary discipleship.

This podcast is a recording of the sermon preached at Trinity Episcopal Church on December 18, 2016. You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

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Category:Sermons -- posted at: 12:01pm EST

Many are languishing in prisons, literal or figurative, and like John the Baptist may ask Jesus, "are you the one I'm waiting for, or should I wait for another?"  But there are signs that the wait is over, and miracles are everywhere.

This podcast is a recording of the the sermon preached by the Very Rev. Rob Baldwin at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas on December 11, 2016.  You can learn more about Trinity Church at www.trinitylawrence.org

Direct download: 702_0220.wma
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 10:52am EST