We believe passionately that God has given us a mission: to draw others to know and experience in their lives the love of God in Christ. Sharing this “Good News” is at the center of our call and our life. In our chapels and retreat houses, and our online teachings, we hope to offer a still point in the midst of the chaos of contemporary life. We hope that as you explore these pages, you’ll find “Good News” that will help you live authentically, responsive to God’s call of love.

Moon Gazing – Br. James Koester

May 19, 2009

http://ssje.org/sermons/wp-content/audio/2009/051909_jk.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSEastertide Preaching Series: A World Turned Upside Down We continue tonight our five part sermon series entitled “A World Turned Upside-down” in which each week a different brother looks at the mystery of the resurrection through the lens of a single word or image and how…

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Tea, Cookies and Resurrection – Br. Mark Brown

May 13, 2009

http://ssje.org/sermons/wp-content/audio/2009/051209_mb.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS Eastertide Preaching Series: A World Turned Upside Down We continue this evening with our series “A World Turned Upside Down”—a series inspired by an uproar in the city of Thessalonica nearly 2000 years ago. The Book of Acts tells how Christians were accused…

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The True Vine – Br. Eldridge Pendleton

May 12, 2009

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Life – Br. Geoffrey Tristram

May 5, 2009

Eastertide Preaching Series: A World Turned Upside Down Jesus said, “I came that you may have life, and have it abundantly.” (John 10:10) During these weeks of Eastertide, on these Tuesday evenings, we are preaching on what it was which ‘turned the world upside down’ at Easter. For me, the good news of Easter can…

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The Good Shepherd – Br. Curtis Almquist

May 3, 2009

http://ssje.org/sermons/wp-content/audio/2009/050309_cga.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS Jesus said, “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep…” A week ago, Br. David Vryhof and I had the pleasure of being guests of a friend of our community, a shepherd who lives on an…

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The Feast of Saint John the Evangelist, the Beloved Disciple

May 2, 2009

http://ssje.org/sermons/wp-content/audio/2009/050209_aw.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS Preached by the Rt. Rev. Arthur E. Walmsley “God is what we have not yet understood, the sign of a strange and unpredictable future.” – Rowan Williams We begin in the ancient world. Go not to Jerusalem, but Athens. The 5th century BCE was…

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Hope of the Resurrection – Br. Curtis Almquist

Apr 12, 2009

http://ssje.org/sermons/wp-content/audio/2009/041209_cga.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS We here have something in common with Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome who come to the tomb: we believe in the resurrection!  Jesus’ prediction that he would die and rise is true, amazingly.  And on this day of…

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The Power of God – Br. Tom Shaw

Apr 11, 2009

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Maundy Thursday – Br. Geoffrey Tristram

Apr 10, 2009

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And it was Night – Br. David Allen

Apr 8, 2009

http://ssje.org/sermons/wp-content/audio/2009/040809_da.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS There is so much significant spiritual teaching packed into Holy Week, especially into Thursday, that it is necessary to spread some of it out into the earlier part of the week so that we may be able to absorb it, and meditate upon…

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