Sermons

Father Brad Toebben

I Know Who You Are

A reading of the Gospel (Mathhew 1:21) by Deacon Sheila Scott precedes a homily by Father Brad Toebben in which he shares deeply and invites worshipers into a deep experience of the Spirit.

The Power of St. Paul (feat. Melesa Skoglund)

Almost anyone would consider sections of the Letters of St. Paul to be problematic to say the very least. This week our guest preacher Melesa Skoglund transforms a classic Paul haranguing into a mediation on the challenges of speaking truth to leisure-loving, sexy old Corinth.

Father Brad Toebben

Children’s Homily

  Kids don’t need to be preached at. Suffer them even for a few moments, and they will teach you all you need to know about them. Fr. Brad sits down with the kids of St. Paul’s and shares in too fleeting moments of Christmas Eve in Milwaukee.

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Mary’s Homily

Deacon Sheila brings Mary into the story of the Nativity. We are asked to consider her role as Theotokos — and to share ourselves with The Word as God-Mother would do with God-Child.   First Coming, by Madeleine L’Engle He did not wait till the world was ready, till men and nations were at peace. […]

Father Brad Toebben

The Beginning of the Good News

Hello Beloved, Spend a little time with The Beginning of the Good News. The first Gospel, Mark, takes us from a very low place and lifts us up on high. So, lets start out in the wilderness — together. And — together — let’s work our way through to the Kingdom of God. Take Care. […]