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Saint Michael and All Angels

There is something beyond what we know, see and understand. There is something or someone that is beyond our grasp. Are they looking after us? Are they intent on watching over us? Do they protect …

09 / 27 / 20

What is fair

Year A 16th Sunday after Pentecost September 20, 2020 St. Alban’s Episcopal Church El Cajon, CA the Reverend Phil Loveless What is fair? Anyone who has raised children knows that at about eight years old, …

09 / 20 / 20

Rule Number One Never Changes: Saved By Grace

When Naomi and I were in our first year of marriage, I was in my second year at Central Bible College in Springfield, Missouri. After completing my second year in a four year program, we …

09 / 13 / 20

30th August 2020

The Rev. Deacon Phil Loveless St. Alban’s Episcopal Church El Cajon, CA Good morning In todays readings we get a look as to the nature of God. How he is true to his word. “I …

08 / 30 / 20

Sending

Here I Am! I’ll Go! Send Me! Here We Are? We’ll Go! Send Us! In our readings from Romans, we read such a classic scripture. “I appeal to you therefore, brothers and sisters, by the …

08 / 23 / 20

Unity Comes Through Welcoming

How very good and pleasant it is     when kindred live together in unity! (Psalm 133, NRSV) How wonderful, how beautiful,     when brothers and sisters get along! (Psalm 133, Message) Unity comes through welcoming others, and …

08 / 16 / 20

Transfiguration

Transfiguration  Sunday 2020 Year A Transfiguration Sunday August 0,2020 St. Alban’s Episcopal Church El Cajon, California The Rev. Phil Loveless AOHC   Insight in chaos Good Morning Let’s start with verse before our Gospel reading …

08 / 09 / 20

Safe and Sound Aboard the Good Old Gospel Ship

Jesus has his disciples get into their boat and head for the other side why he dismisses the crowds. I would have liked to have been here and see how He handles the crowds. Obviously, …

08 / 02 / 20

Treasures That Are Both New And Old

In our Gospel passage this morning, Jesus tells a series of six parables. The first five are parables about the kingdom of heaven. The last parable explains the meanings of the first five parables. The …

07 / 26 / 20

Sowing Good Seed

Sowing Good Seed – Rev. Vaughn Vigil, Church on the Square in Baltimore MD Jesus often taught in parables or stories. Parables are short stories that often teach by criticizing bad behavior and calling for …

07 / 19 / 20