Sermons and Blog

There Is No Between

Published by Josh Hosler on Sun, Mar 24, 2019 12:00 PM
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In this sermon: When people ask, "Do you believe in God?," have they thought very deeply about what that even means?

Jerusalem, Jerusalem!

Published by Josh Hosler on Sun, Mar 17, 2019 6:38 PM
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In this sermon: "Our God is not a patriarchal conqueror. Our God is a mother hen."

Yield to Change, Consent to Uncertainty

Published by Josh Hosler on Sun, Mar 10, 2019 2:53 PM
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In this sermon, Pastor Josh unpacks the three temptations of relevance, control, and safety.

Invitation and Imposition

Published by Josh Hosler on Wed, Mar 6, 2019 8:00 PM
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In this sermon, Pastor Josh notes that life is imposed upon us ... and so is death.

Transfiguration

Published by Josh Hosler on Mon, Mar 4, 2019 3:13 PM
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In this sermon, Pastor Josh invites us to tell the story of Christianity as a story of transfiguration.

Power, Love, and Dignity

Published by Josh Hosler on Sun, Feb 24, 2019 12:00 PM
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In this sermon, Pastor Josh invites a volunteer to get into a fight with him.

Caught Up

Published by Josh Hosler on Fri, Feb 22, 2019 8:45 AM
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sermon preached at Church of the Good Shepherd, Federal Way, WA
by the Rev. Josh Hosler, Rector
The Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany, February 10, 2019
Isaiah 6:1-13; Psalm 138; 1 Corinthians 15:1-11; Luke 5:1-11

There’s a famous saying that the definition...

Got Jesus?

Published by Josh Hosler on Fri, Feb 22, 2019 8:39 AM
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Jesus' hometown acquaintances tried to "get" him once. It didn't go well for them.