"Just as Jesus needed times to name and tame his inner ego urges by 40 days in the wilderness, we need time to do the same with ours to make a path to God's words for us: we are sons and daughters of God, whom God loves and in whom God delights. The "Welcoming Prayer" can help us."
— Rev. Dr. Anne Miner-Pearson (February 18, 2018) Read
"Given the beginning on Ash Wednesday and the ending on Good Friday, surely our following Jesus during Lent is about more than eating more fish or giving up chocolate and sugar."
— Rev. Dr. Anne Miner-Pearson (February 14, 2018) Read
"In place of a sermon or homily this week, Trinity's clergy provided an instructed Eucharist. Click here to read the "script.""
—Rev. Devon Anderson, Rev. Dr. Anne Miner-Pearson, and Rev. Chip Whitacre (January 21, 2018) Read
Most Requested Sermons
"My soft addiction is being busy. And like any addiction, filling my time with projects and commitments deludes me into thinking an overstuffed calendar can somehow fill the places inside me that are bereft or empty -- but it doesn’t, really."
— Rev. Devon Anderson (December 3, 2017)
"It may be that when we no longer know what to do, we have come to our real work."
— Rev. Devon Anderson (November 13, 2016)
"What were the spiritual aftershocks of 9-11? What did we learn about God and the many faces of God on that day?"
— Rev. Devon Anderson (September 11, 2016)
"What are we to do about racial injustice and riots in Baltimore in light of the Gospel? "
— Rev. Devon Anderson (May 3, 2015)
"The Parable of the Five Talents is not a lesson about stewardship or using our gifts wisely. It is a commentary on fear. And fear, as Jesus knew so well, is life's only true opponent."
— Rev. Devon Anderson (Nov 16, 2014)
"Contrary to what we might think, 'No one comes to the Father except through me' may just be the single most loving, inclusive, visionary statement Jesus ever made."
— Rev. Devon Anderson (May 23, 2014)