Tag Archives: the Lord

Good Friday Sermon: The Lord’s Temptations

I preached this sermon on Friday, April 6, 2012 at the Dawson Creek Church of the New Jerusalem in Dawson Creek, BC. Readings: Psalm 22; Luke 23:26-56; Arcana Coelestia 1812 “Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” (Luke … Continue reading

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Sermon: Growing in Wisdom

GROWING IN WISDOM A Sermon by Rev. Coleman S. Glenn 18 March 2012 Dawson Creek, BC  Readings: 1 Samuel 3:1-21; Luke 2:40-52; True Christian Religion 387  “And Jesus increased in wisdom and in age, and in grace with God and men.” … Continue reading

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Sermon: Jacob’s Ladder

I preached this sermon on Sunday, November 13, 2011 at the Church of the New Jerusalem in Dawson Creek, BC. Readings: Genesis 28:11-22; John 1:35-51; Arcana Coelestia 3701 Throughout the Lord’s Word we find stories of competing brothers: Cain and Abel, Isaac and … Continue reading

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Sermon: Leaving the Land of Our Birth

I preached this sermon on October 23, 2011, at the Dawson Creek Church of the New Jerusalem in Dawson Creek, BC. Readings: Genesis 12:1-10; Luke 9:57-62; Arcana Coelestia 5135 LEAVING THE LAND OF OUR BIRTH A Sermon by Rev. Coleman S. … Continue reading

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Sermon: Honouring Father and Mother

I preached this sermon on May 8, 2011, at the Olivet New Church in Toronto. HONOURING FATHER AND MOTHER “Honour your father and your mother, that your days may be prolonged upon the land which Jehovah your God is giving … Continue reading

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Sermon: Washing Our Feet

I gave this family talk at the Olivet New Church in Toronto on April 3, 2011. Listen streaming here. Download here. The lesson is from John 13.  Additional recommended readings: Arcana Coelestia 10243, Arcana Coelestia 7442, Arcana Coelestia 3147, and Divine Providence 151.

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Eating Ashes

I experienced a lot of grief last year.  A lot of people I care about died.  It’s been a struggle to stay positive light of the stark realization that everyone dies.  I hold on to my faith in life after … Continue reading

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