Sermons from St. Matthew's Episcopal Church:
May 07, 2023 |
The Fifth Sunday of Easter, May 7, 2023.| The Rev. Dr. Linda Spiers
The Fifth Sunday of Easter, May 7, 2023.
The lesson from the First Letter of Peter points back to the Hebrew Scriptures with an invitation to the early Christian community: "Come to him, a living stone, though rejected by mortals, yet chosen and precious in God's sight, and like living stones, let yourselves be built into a spiritual house…" They and we are called to be living stones, knowing that Jesus is the chief cornerstone. In this beloved community of St. Matt’s and beyond, what does it mean for you to be a living stone?