Sermons by Rev. Ed. Musson

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“The Good Life” by Rev. Ed Musson

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The Sermon – The Good Life”          August 20th, 2017 Friends, I was blessed with wonderful parents. Out of necessity, they went to work instead of finishing school high school and college not being an option for either of them. They worked hard for their modest salaries, and they saved when most […]

Biology Lessons

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SERMON –     “Biology Lessons:                                                May 28th by Rev. Ed Musson Does anybody know what oysters do. Well – they make pearls; and that fascinating reality has been used to illustrate many a point. But – friends – here’s an old truth about that you may not know and when you do know I […]

“Images”

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SERMON –                 Images Friends, I have an uncle who lives in a little village outside Brantford called Mount Pleasant. Somewhere in his house there is a wonderful treasure, It’s a box of old 8mm movies –  a record of family events since the time I was a teenager up to 20 to 39 years […]

God lives

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Sermon – God Lives I often run into passages that prove in interpreting a biblical text, one should look not only at the passage itself, but also at where the passage is found, at the way the author has sewn the text into the larger context.   For example, Jesus’ parable of the one lost […]

“Walls”

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Sermon -                     WALLS When I was actively preaching once a month I would sit down to do some advance planning for worship.  I’d look at the scriptures coming up on the lectionary and record some preliminary thoughts or I’d list possible places for research material. Trying to do that as efficiently as possible, I would […]

The Body of Christ

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Sermon – The Body Of Christ                                                 Sunday, January 31, 2016 One of the marvelous gifts I have been given is the capacity to tell at a glance what somebody is like. […]

“What do you see?”

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Sermon – What Do You See What do you see when you see Jesus?  In the Gospel of Mark, the first thing that happens during Jesus’ ministry is that he calls fishermen –two pairs of brothers Simon and Andrew James and John – and these four “left their father Zebedee in the boat with the […]

The Unexpected Gift of Peace

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The Unexpected Gift Of Peace                                                                                                     […]

The Other Side of Christmas-December 28th, 2014

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Every morning I look at a comic strip called “Kudzu” in which there is a character by the name of Brother Will B. Done, a cartoon strip preacher in a place called “Kudzu.” He was after his secretary to be more careful because embarrassing misprints have appeared in the church bulletins (a malady with which […]

Neighbours

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ST. STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH                                                                                                      JULY 14, 2013   Neighbours Psalm 82; Amos 7: 7 – 17; Colossians 1: 1 – 14; Luke 10; 25 – 37 The parable of the Good Samaritan arises out of a discussion between Jesus and a Pharisee. Here is a religious lawyer and he is asking a question on […]