Written Sermons

February 5, 2015

Evil Woman

Revelation 17 by Daniel Harrell Lots of snow back in New England this week—another half foot today they say. Three-feet of the fluff fell in parts of Massachusetts as Nantucket […]
January 19, 2015

Like a Thief in the Night

Revelation 16 by Daniel Harrell My daughter Violet broke her leg before she learned to walk—and it was mostly my fault. Soon after she learned to pull herself up to standing […]
January 12, 2015

Hear the Music

Galatians 3:23–4:11  Preached December 28, 2014 by Dawn Duncan Harrell Happy Holy Name! The Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus is the day on the church calendar when we […]
January 12, 2015

The Beginning of the End

Revelation 15 by Daniel Harrell As a kid in my North Carolina suburban neighborhood, all my friends and I had a basketball goal in our driveway. To mark of our […]
January 8, 2015


Revelation 14 by Daniel Harrell Whenever I’ve officiated a war veteran’s funeral, I’m moved by its solemnity: the ritual posture of respect, the dress uniforms of the honor guard, the […]
December 10, 2014


Revelation 13 by Daniel Harrell As odd as it sounds, dragons and multi-headed incarnations of evil are appropriate for the holiday season. Christmas can be a beast. Advent is the […]
December 3, 2014

A Dark Nativity

Revelation 12 by Daniel Harrell With Black Friday shopping slipping due to Thanksgiving getting, and Halloween’s Christmas decorations already turning stale, some may worry well-worn Nativity scenes will soon wear […]
November 23, 2014

The Last Trumpet

Revelation 11 by Daniel Harrell Hearing this text that inspired verses of the Hallelujah Chorus surely gets us ready for Advent: “The kingdom of this world is become the kingdom […]
November 17, 2014

Signs of the Apocalypse

Revelation 11:1-14 by Daniel Harrell Just in time for the meat of college and pro football seasons, a new book is out entitled Touchdowns for Jesus and Other Signs of […]
November 11, 2014

Eat This Book

Revelation 10 by Daniel Harrell Our last years in Boston were spent living in Southie, a neighborhood best known, notoriously, as the haunt of Whitey Bulger’s Irish mob, and the […]