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Sunday After Christmas Sermon

1 December 29, 2019 First Sunday after Christmas Indian Hill Church Cincinnati, OH Isaiah 63:7-9 Psalm 148 Matthew 2:13-23 2:13 Now after they had left, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Get up, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there until I […]

Unfailing Light

December 24, 2019 Christmas Eve Indian Hill Church Cincinnati, OH Isaiah 9:2–7 Luke 2:1–14 Reverend Dr. Stephen Caine 2: 1 In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.2 This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3 All went to […]

Christ the King Sunday

I don’t know about you, but I thought it was pretty cool last year, when our Episcopal Presiding Bishop Michael Curry preached at the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. After all, we American are rarely insiders with all the intrigue, the pomp and circumstance of royalty. Truth is, in today’s world, royalty […]

Faithful living in changing times

November 17, 2019 23rd Sunday after Pentecost Isaiah 65:17–25 Psalm 98 Luke 21:5–19 Reverend Dr. Stephen Caine 21:5 When some were speaking about the temple, how it was adorned with beautiful stones and gifts dedicated to God, he said, 6 “As for these things that you see, the days will come when not one stone […]

Patient and Brave and True…

November 3, 2019 21st Sunday after Pentecost (All Saints Sunday) Indian Hill Church Cincinnati, OH Daniel 7:1–3, 15–18 Psalm 149 Luke 6:20–31 Reverend Dr. Stephen Caine 6:20 Then he looked up at his disciples and said: “Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God. 21 “Blessed are you who are […]

Gratitude

October 13, 2019 (18th Sunday after Pentecost) Indian Hill Church Cincinnati, OH Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7 Psalm 66:1-12 Luke 17:11-19 Reverend Dr. Stephen Caine 17:11 On the way to Jerusalem Jesus was going through the region between Samaria and Galilee. 12 As he entered a village, ten lepers approached him. Keeping their distance, 13 they called […]

Faith, Excuses and Giving

October 6, 2019 (17th Sunday after Pentecost) World Communion Sunday Indian Hill Church Cincinnati, OH Lamentations 1:1–6 Psalm 137 Luke 17:5–10 Reverend Dr. Stephen Caine 17:5 The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!” 6 The Lord replied, “If you had faith the size of a mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry […]

It’s not business, it is personal!

September 22, 2019 (15th Sunday after Pentecost) Indian Hill Church Cincinnati, OH Jeremiah 8:18–9:1 Psalm 79:1–9 Luke 16:1–13 Reverend Dr. Stephen Caine 16:1 “Then Jesus said to the disciples, “There was a rich man who had a manager, and charges were brought to him that this man was squandering his property. 2 So he summoned […]