Sermons by “The Rev. Susan Barnes”
Let There Be Light
The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who lived in a land of deep darkness– on them light has shined.
“Let there be light.” God’s first action in creation is calling light into being. In holy scripture, light is the sign of God’s presence.
Light is a recurring image in the readings of the Epiphany season. The stories celebrate God’s eternal action and presence, God’s continual breaking into history to transform the world through the lives of ordinary people.
These tales help us see how God breaks into our lives, claiming us as beloved children and inviting us more fully into the life of faith.
The life of faith calls us …View Sermon