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Sermons from the 2019-2020 church year at First Parish


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# Title Speaker Date Length
38 Flower Communion 2020 Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-06-21 07:06
37 What We Have Learned Ministering Together Rev. Ellen Spero and Jennifer Johnson 2020-06-14 24:43
36 Healing and Sacrifice Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-06-07 08:42
35 Facing the Depths Jennifer Johnson 2020-05-31 17:08
34 Memory and Hope Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-05-24 11:20
33 Choosing Beauty Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-05-17 05:32
32 Mother's Day Reflection on Nurturing Jennifer Johnson 2020-05-10 06:52
31 Reflection on Time Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-05-03 08:08
30 We Are All In This Together Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-04-26 08:24
29 Reflection: Three Ministers Walk Into a Deli... Reverend Elea Kemler, Reverend Carolyn Patierno, and Reverend Ellen Spero 2020-04-19 11:43
28 Easter Reflection: Resurrection Begins with Love Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-04-12 13:17
27 "What Is It?": Reflections on the Story of Passover Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-04-05 11:23
26 Grace as the Glue Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-03-29 16:13
25 Pajama Church Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-03-22 50:56
24 Canvass Talk: 20-20 Vision Doug Aker and Rev. Ellen Spero 2020-03-08 19:21
23 What Lies Beneath the Surface Jennifer Johnson 2020-03-01 21:47
22 Abiding Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-02-23 13:55
21 Befriending Our Own Hearts Jennifer Johnson 2020-02-09 16:07
20 Metta and Chesed: Steadfast Loving Kindness Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-02-02 16:02
19 Covenant: A Deeper Dive Part II Reverend Ellen Rowse Spero 2020-01-26 18:20