Trinity Episcopal Church

Jesus’ Comments on Scrooge

Scrooge gets the VIP treatment, and it makes for a great story. But Jesus has pointed out that you and I already have everything we need – and we don’t need the Ghost of Christmas Past to scare us into being good people. This sermon was preached on September 29, 2019 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY, by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz. The churchified date was Year C, Proper 21. The readings were Amos 6:1a, 4-7, Psalm 146, 1 Timothy 6:6-19, and Luke 16: 19-31.

Jesus Asks Us To Be All-In

Be careful of asking a spiritual master how to live your life. You might get more than you bargained for. This sermon was preached on September 22, 2019 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz. The churchified calendar date was Year C, Proper 20. The readings were Amos 8:4-7, Psalm 113, 1 Timothy 2:1-7, and Luke 16:1-13.

We Are Not Alone

You are not alone; God has not abandoned you. In fact, we are all surrounded by a cloud of witnesses who all wish to hold us up and give us strength and encouragement. Even now Even now. This sermon was preached at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY on August 18, 2019 by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz. The sermon was based on the following readings: Jeremiah 23:23-29, Psalm 82, Hebrews 11:29-12:2, and Luke 12:49-56.

We Are The Lost Coin

Jesus is the woman who will spend more than what your life is worth in order to find you. This sermon was preached at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY, by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz. The readings this sermon was preached on include: Exodus 32:7-14, Psalm 51: 1-11, 1 Timothy 1:12-17, Luke 15:1-10.

 

Jesus Wins the Coin Toss

When you invite Jesus over for dinner it’s a coin toss as to how he’s going to act. Heads, you win, and you get a charming dinner guest. Tails, Jesus wins, and he makes an example out of everything that happens, including you. And really, Jesus wins the coin toss whenever he wants to. This sermon was preached by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY, on September 1, 2019, or Proper 17, Year C.

The readings were: Sirach 10:12-18, Psalm 112, Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16, and Luke 14:1, 7-14.

Paul & The Monumental Guilt Trip

Paul does guilt trips well, but this is his best one. This sermon was preached by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY, on September 8, 2019, or as we like to some times say, Proper 18, Year C.

The readings were: Deutronomy 30:15-20, Psalm 1, Philemon 1-21, and Luke 14: 25-33.

Elbows On The Table

Jesus puts his elbows on the table. And really, so should you.

This sermon was recorded on August 25, 2019 and was given by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY.  You can find the readings here.

 

Every Day Is A New Set Of Choices

Nonduality Is In Our Choices

Even when we make mistakes, there’s still the next opportunity to make a different choice. In this sermon we hear about Jesus using some Greek rhetoric to try and explain the eternal truth of nonduality, and we see Paul and Silas making mistakes and not acting out of a realization of nonduality… but then Paul and Silas do start acting like God was with them and in them. Listen now!

This sermon was preached on June 2, 2019. The readings it is based on can be found here. It was preached at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz.

Nonduality Is Who We Are

Jesus again tries to explain nonduality to his disciples… and tried to explain that nonduality isn’t limited to him and God, but it extends to all of us. All of us. Listen now to hear more!

This sermon was preached on June 9, 2019, the Feast of Pentecost. The readings it is based on can be found here. It was preached at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz.

The Trinity: One More Explanation of Nonduality

…Unfortunately, Mother Sare was out sick and so there was no sermon recorded on June 16, Trinity Sunday.

The Bottom of the Barrel: Where We Meet God

Jesus enters the Twilight Zone, meets the Local Crazy Guy and a miracle occurs. And then Jesus gets run out of town. But that’s not even the most interesting part of the story. Then Jesus asks Former Crazy Guy to do the impossible. And he does. Listen to hear more!

This sermon was preached on June 23, 2019. The readings it is based on can be found here. It was preached at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz.

 

Trying, failing, trying again

Sometimes when Jesus tells us to do something, and we try… we fail. Maybe more often than just sometimes. Listen now for another example of how humans try, fail, and try again.

This sermon was preached on May 26, 2019. The readings it is based on can be found here. It was preached at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz.

The Last Will & Testament of Jesus Christ

Jesus tells us that if we only get one thing from his teaching, if all he’s said has gone in one ear and out the other, remember and do this one thing: Love each other as he’s loved us. Listen now to hear more.

This sermon was preached on May 19, 2019. The readings it is based on can be found here. It was preached at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz.