Year B — Ash Wednesday

A Bonus Sermon for Ash Wednesdayby the Rev. Dr. Delmer L. Chilton Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21 A few years ago I was pastor in a church that was in the midst of a renovation. On the hall where I had my office there was a temporary wall with plywood door. On the door was a sign […]

Year A — Ash Wednesday

A Sermon for Ash Wednesdayby the Rev. Dr. Delmer L. Chilton “Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return.” A few years ago the church I was serving went through a major renovation of the Fellowship Hall and Sunday School space. Just past the door to my office there was a plywood […]

Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany, Year A

Fresh sermon, a “rerun” on the podcast — but we always do the best we can! Thanks for following us here on LectionaryLab.com! Click here for today’s texts Click here for the Lectionary Lab Live podcast Sermon by the Rev. Dr. Delmer L. Chilton In the 1980s, I was a pastor in Rowan County, NC.  […]

Year A — The Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany

Commentary for February 13, 2011 Click here for today’s readings Deuteronomy 30:15-20 One of the much-bandied characteristics of the “postmodern” age (a term that has been attached, by the way, since no one has figured out exactly what to call this age after the modern age just yet) is the propensity for “both/and” thinking, as […]