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About pastorpeg

Hi -- I'm the pastor of the United Methodist Churches in Lakeville and Sharon CT. This blog was created to post my sermons so that people can read them who were not able to come to our worship services (Times of Worship: Lakeville: 9:15 am, Sharon 10:45) or for people who want to review them during the week. I hope you enjoy reading them.

Eternal Possibilities

April 16, 2017           Easter Sunday Romans: 6:3-11           Matthew: 28:1-10 There is a wonderfully crazy movie, called Big Fish. It tells the life story of Edward Bloom, who puts himself into strange and unusual situations, which result in marvelous, improbable adventures.   … Continue reading

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Healing Our Separation from Eternal Life

April 2, 2017              5th Sunday in Lent Ezekiel 37:1–14         Romans 8:6–11           John 11:1–45 This Lent we have been talking about repairing the brokenness in our lives and today finally we come to our separation from Eternal Life. I think it … Continue reading

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Healing Our Unbelief

March 26, 2017                      4th Sunday in Easter 1 Samuel 16:1–13        Ephesians 5:8–14        John 9:1–41 Jesus and his disciples are walking along outside the walls of Jerusalem when they see a man who has been blind from birth and they ask … Continue reading

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Healing our Broken Relationships

March 19, 2017          3rd Sunday of Lent Exodus 17:1–7            Romans 5:1–11           John 4:5–42 Relationships are key in Judeo-Christianity. From Judaism the first commandment is to love God with all our being and the second is to love our neighbors as … Continue reading

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Healing Our Brokenness in Spirit

March 12, 2017          2nd Sunday in Lent Gen 12:1–4a               Romans 4:1–5, 13–17             John 3:1–17 People really like rules. I know sometimes we say we don’t, but actually people are really good at making up rules for themselves and other … Continue reading

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Healing the Brokenness of our Lives

March 5, 2017            1st Sunday of Lent Genesis 2:15–17; 3:1–7          Romans 5:12–19         Matthew 4:1–11 There is an interesting show on the Weather Channel called Fat Guys in the Woods. On the show the host, survival expert Creek Stewart (Yes, that’s … Continue reading

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The Invitation to Live Your Divinity

February 26, 2017                 Transfiguration Sunday Exodus 24:12–18        2 Peter 1:16–21         Matthew 17:1–9 In the last month we’ve been working our way through the first two chapters of the Sermon on the Mount. But now, the week before Lent begins, … Continue reading

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