Speaker: The Rev. Robert C. Wisnewski Jr.

Sunday Sermon – September 15, 2019

September 15, 2019 – 14 Pentecost C, Proper 19 Exodus 32:7-14; 1 Timothy 1:12-17; Luke 15:1-1 Robert C. Wisnewski, Jr.   What are you grumbling about? Are you willing to admit you might be a little lost? Are you a little too focused on other people? Grumbling is one way we participate in groups and […]

Sunday Sermon – August 25, 2019

August 25, 2019 – 11 Pentecost C, Proper 16 Isaiah 58:9-14; Hebrews 12:18-29; Luke 13:10-17 Robert C. Wisnewski, Jr.   “Woman, you are set free from your ailment.” One of my favorite books this year has been The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion. The novel starts off in Australia with the lead character, Don Tillman, […]

Sunday Sermon – August 4, 2019

August 4, 2019 – 8 Pentecost C, Proper 13 Ecclesiastes 12; Colossians 3:1-11; Luke 12:13-21 Robert C. Wisnewski, Jr.   Years ago I was standing on the 11th green at Montgomery Country Club lining up a putt. That green is at the edge of the golf course, right beside the intersection of 3 busy streets. […]

Sunday Sermon – July 7, 2019

July 7, 2019 – 4 Pentecost C, Proper 9 2 Kings 5:1-14; Galatians 6:1-16; Luke 10: 1-11,16-20 Robert C. Wisnewski, Jr.   When I first arrived here at St. John’s there was a priest on staff some 30 years older than me who was serving as the interim curate. It didn’t take long for me […]

Sunday Sermon – June 16, 2019

June 16, 2019 – Trinity Sunday, Year C Proverbs 8:1-4,22-31; Romans 5:1-5; John 16:12-15 Robert C. Wisnewski, Jr.   Like many people I wear a wedding ring, a simple gold band that has special meaning to me. Mary Ward and I were married in 1978 but she didn’t give the ring to me until 1992. […]

Sunday Sermon – June 2, 2019

June 2, 2019 – 7 Easter C Acts 16:16-34; Revelation 22:12-21; John 17:20-26 Robert C. Wisnewski, Jr.   Some years ago now Mary Ward and I drove to Greenville, South Carolina, to take our firstborn to college. We unloaded the cars and got everything somewhat situated in the dorm room. We met the roommates. Our […]