JULY 3, 2016, THE SIXTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY

PLANTING SEEDS OF TRUST: Part 2

A Sermon by Pastor Chico Martin

Lections: Ezekiel 2:3-3:2; Psalm 30; Mark 6:1-6

This sermon begins with a short talk given by my brother-in-law, Gordon Stewart.  Gordon currently lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland.  Gordon grew up in Goshen, Vt., and graduated from Otter Valley Union High School, before attending Yale University, where he graduated first with a BA and later an MBA.  Gordon’s father, Dr. Charles F Stewart, was a well-regarded physician at Rutland Regional Medical Center Hospital, and his mother was an accomplished artist and active community and School Board member.

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Pastor Chico, Thank you for inviting me to speak today to your congregation.  In the next few minutes I would like to talk about a current hot topic around the world, Immigration.  The issue is also very close to my heart for reasons you will hear. Continue reading