Sermons by The Rev. Claire Nevin-Field


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Beloved Dust

Beloved Dust

Speaker: | November 18, 2018

You would think that Christians, we who believe in a God who in Jesus became human, a child of the universe and made from the dust of the earth—a God who became kin not just...


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Sitting in Dust

Sitting in Dust

Speaker: | November 11, 2018

God, from our beginnings in the garden, knew that we would tend to be self-centered, need to put ourselves in God’s place. And God knew that would not go well for us and for God’s...


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A Revelation of Hope

A Revelation of Hope

Speaker: | October 28, 2018

God created the rivers, oceans, lakes, and streams—incubators of life from the watery depths of the sea to the watery darkness of the womb. In the beginning it was over the water that God’s Spirit...


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She Said No

She Said No

Speaker: | September 30, 2018

That the courage of women who speak up, say no, and claim their dignity will never be rewarded. This whole sordid story, this routine dehumanization of women, is as old as time. And as old...


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Finding Your Cross

Finding Your Cross

Speaker: | September 16, 2018

We can be as good as gold, and still we suffer. Goodness is no protection from pain. This is something that should be screamingly obvious to those of us who call ourselves Christian. Jesus was...


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Offended? Good!

Offended? Good!

Speaker: | August 26, 2018

Jesus was not nice—much of what he had to say, much of what he did, was offensive to his disciples, and to us. Gentle, nice people do not end up on a cross. In the...


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She Who Was Sent to Preach

She Who Was Sent to Preach

Speaker: | July 22, 2018

Despite the fact that Mary was the first apostle, the one to whom Jesus first appeared after being raised from the dead, she has not until now had an official feast day. The reason is...


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Only Believe

Only Believe

Speaker: | July 01, 2018

There have been times in my life I have been suffering and I would surely have loved one of Jesus’ miracles. There are times I have sat helplessly next to people who are suffering and...


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