Our Sermons

Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my redeemer.
Psalm 19:14

Sermons from the Sunday morning worship services are posted on a weekly basis to be shared with the wider community. We invite you to listen to and share these recordings as nourishment for your spiritual journey.

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The Art of Being a Friend

Sermon_6.20_Friendship_Father’s Day “The Art of Being a Friend” A Sermon by the Rev. Marek P. Zabriskie Rector of Christ Church Greenwich…

I want to Follow Jesus

Maundy Thursday Sermon by the Rev. Dr. Cheryl McFadden on April 1, 2021. 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 John 13:1-17, 31b-35 In the…

The Donkey Detail

Sermon by the Rev. Marek Zabriskie on Palm Sunday, March 28, 2021. My dearest Rachel: I’m seated on a rock outcrop…

Who Will We Be?

Sermon by the Rev. Abby VanderBrug on Sunday, March 21, 2021. Well friends, we’ve made it to Week 5 in our…

Seek Ye First

Evensong Homily by the Rev. Abby VanderBrug on Sunday, March 14, 2021. Music has a way of getting into our hearts…

Greatness on All Fours

Sermon by the Rev. Marek Zabriskie on Sunday, February 28, 2021. Frederick Buechner has said that during Lent one question alone…

Forty Acts of Kindness

Sermon by the Rev. Dr. Cheryl McFadden on Sunday, February 7, 2021. Isaiah 40:21-31 Psalm 147:1-12, 21c 1 Corinthians 9:16-23 Mark…

How to See a Star

Sermon by the Rev. Abby VanderBrug on Sunday, January 3, 2021. When I was in seminary, I lived and worked in…

God Drew Near

2020 Christmas Eve Sermon by the Rev. Marek ZabriskiE. We celebrate Christmas as the days get shorter and the nights seem…

A Brand New Set of Wings

Sermon by the Rev. Abby VanderBrug on Sunday, December 6, 2020. Parents, grandparents, kids, and many parishioners all look forward to…

Peace & Hope

Sermon by the Rev. Dr. Cheryl McFadden For our Veterans’ Day Service on Sunday, November 15, 2020. Judges 4:1-7 Psalm 123…

Wisdom

Sermon by the Rev. Marek Zabriskie on Sunday, November 8, 2020. The topic that I wish to address this morning is…

Ordinary Saints

Sermon by the Rev. Marek Zabriskie on All Saints’ Sunday, November 1, 2020. How do we celebrate All Saints’ Sunday, one…

What Really Matters

Sermon by the Rev. Terry Elsberry on Sunday, September 27, 2020. I Has God turned His back on us? Has America…

All That Matters

Evensong Homily by the Rev. Dr. Cheryl McFadden on Sunday, September 20, 2020. Ester 3:1-4:3 James 1:19-27   In the Name…

Pilgrims in a Pandemic

Sermon by the Rev. Marek Zabriskie on Sunday, September 20, 2020. My wife, Mims, and I recently walked in the Babcock…

The 10 Best Ways

Sermon by the Rev. Abby VanderBrug on Sunday, September 6, 2020. This is the desert. It is a dangerous place. People…

Who is Your Hero?

Sermon by the Rev. Dr. Cheryl McFadden on Sunday, August 16, 2020. Genesis 45:1-15 Psalm 133 Romans 11:1-2 a, 29-32 Matthew…

God in the Garden

Sermon by the Rev. Marek Zabriskie on Sunday, July 26, 2020. Like so many others, as the pandemic stretched into the…

Be of Good Soil

Sermon by the Rev. Abby VanderBrug on Sunday, July 12, 2020. I wonder if you can think back to the last…

Reflections on Patriotism

Sermon by the Rev. Marek Zabriskie on Sunday, July 5, 2020. Yesterday, we celebrated the 244th anniversary of our nation’s independence….

Lead with Love

The Sixteenth reflection in a series, “Hope to See Us Through,” by the Rev. Terry Elsberry. “‘For I know the plans…

What We Need Most

The Fourteenth reflection in a series, “Hope to See Us Through,” by the Rev. Terry Elsberry. “‘For I know the plans…

Time to Lament

The twelfth reflection in a series, “Hope to See Us Through,” by the Rev. Terry Elsberry. “‘For I know the plans…

Where is the Spirit?

Sermon by the Rev. Marek Zabriskie on Pentecost Sunday, May 31, 2020. Today is the Feast of Pentecost. It is one…

Lord, Heal Our Land

The sixth reflection in a series, “Hope to See Us Through,” by the Rev. Terry Elsberry. I These are desperate times….

Looking for the Lord

The Fifth reflection in a series, “Hope to See Us Through,” by the Rev. Terry Elsberry. I Easter Day has come…

Easter in Solitude

Sermon by the Rev. Marek Zabriskie for Easter Sunday, April 12, 2020. Alleluia! Christ is Risen. The Lord is Risen indeed!…

Love is the Way

Sermon by the Rev. Abby Vanderbrug for Maundy Thursday, April 9, 2020. In the name of God: Creator, Redeemer, Sustainer. When…

Characters at the Cross

The Fourth reflection in a series, “Hope to See Us Through,” by the Rev. Terry Elsberry. For Christians, the days after…

Hosanna!

Sermon by the Rev. Dr. Cheryl McFadden on Palm Sunday, April 5, 2020.

Our Lifeline

The third reflection in a series, “Hope to See Us Through,” by the Rev. Terry Elsberry. “’For I know the plans…

Some Very Dry Bones

Sermon by the Rev. Abby VanderBrug for Sunday, March 29, 2020. Ezekiel 37:1-14 It is Lent, you know this. How could…

Let Christ Prevail

Sermon by the Rev. Andrew Kryzak for Sunday, March 29, 2020. Psalm 130 John 11:1-45 In the Name of the Father,…

A Father’s Love

The second reflection in a series, “Hope to See Us Through,” by the Rev. Terry Elsberry. I The other night Nancy…

Dreams and Nightmares

Sermon by the Rev. Abby VanderBrug for Choral Evensong on Sunday, March 15, 2020. In the name of God: Creator, Redeemer,…