Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster

Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster

Sermons by Preacher

Image of God, IV: The Kindness of Children

Date: May 6, 2018

Bible Text: Luke 10:25–37 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.he asked Jesus, ‘And who is my neighbor?’ —Luke 10:29 On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” “What is written in the Law?” Jesus replied. “How do

Image of God II: The Sacrament

Date: April 15, 2018

Bible Text: Ruth 1:16–18; Mark 2:1–12 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.  But Ruth said, ‘Where you die, I will die—there will I be buried. May the Lord do thus and so to me, and more as well, if even death parts me from you!’ —Ruth 1:17   ​​There are probably a thousand stories about friendship in


Date: April 1, 2018

Bible Text: John 20:1–18 |

Thank you to everyone who braved the cold down by the beach this Easter morning. Being so very cold, I cut out a few stories from my sermon, because if you were as cold as I was, you were also grateful to make it back inside just

It’s Probably a Tide Ad

Date: February 11, 2018

Bible Text: Mark 9:2–10 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.  and his clothes became dazzling white, such as no one on earth could bleach them. —Mark 9:4   Apa Sherpa is his name; the world record holder for number of times climbing Mt. Everest. But then, Apa Sherpa beat his own world record again in 2013,

Christus Paradox V: Death and Life

Date: January 7, 2018

Bible Text: Mark 1:4–11 |

Click here to listen to this sermon.  And a voice came from heaven, ‘You are my Son, the Beloved; with you I am well pleased.’ —Mark 1:11 Happy New Year. Today we are at the tail end of our Christmas Sermon series Christus Paradox, based on this hymn by Sylvia Dunstan.

Called By Name

Date: January 19, 2014

Bible Text: John 1:29-42 |

“Jesus said to them, ‘Come and see.’ And they came and saw.”You might not like me saying this, and it feels a bit like a confession, but here’s the truth: I’m a Colts fan.  For me, football has become a way to connect with family, and to nostalgically love my

Digital Theology

Date: February 16, 2014

Bible Text: Matthew 5:21-37 |

You have heard that it was said to those of ancient times…The lectionary reading for this week is a painful one.  The lectionary itself is the cycle of scriptures used throughout churches around the country and world.  Often, at Kenilworth Union Church, we use the lectionary because in the

Jesus Wept

Date: April 6, 2014

Bible Text: Ezekiel 37:1-14 and John 11:1-45 |

“Jesus began to weep.” (John 11:35)One of the more embarrassing moments of my life came sophomore year of high school when, mid-song during an orchestra concert, I dropped my bow. This wasn’t just any old orchestra concert with parents and friends in the audience.  I play the violin and we were