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Here are links to audio recordings of Pastor Kevin’s sermons:

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    • “Our Community Cares Camp”Date: May 29th, 2016 (Pentecost 1 – Trinity) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Mark 10:13-16 This morning we were joined by Marie Thomas of “Our Community Care Camp” in Richmond, VT.  Thank you Marie for your work and taking the time to come and talk with us!!       […]

    • “Consider the Vulture”Date: May 8th, 2016 (Easter 7) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Consider the Birds, by Debbie Blue (ch. 4); Genesis 15:9-11; Leviticus 11:13; Jeremiah 15:1-3; Micah 1:16; Luke 17:31-37   Here is the 4th of a spring 2016 sermon series that will run (on select Sundays) through May 29th.  Each week we will […]

    • “Consider the Hen”Date: April 24th, 2016 (Easter 5) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Consider the Birds, by Debbie Blue (ch. 9); Deuteronomy 22:6-7; Matthew 23:37-39 Here is the 3rd of a spring 2016 sermon series that will run (on select Sundays) through May 29th.  Each week we will “consider” a bird of the Bible, […]

    • “Consider the Sparrow”Date: April 10th, 2016 (Easter 3) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Consider the Birds, by Debbie Blue (ch. 7); Psalm 84:1-3; Proverbs 26:1-2; Matthew 10:29-31 Here is the 2nd of a spring 2016 sermon series that will run (on select Sundays) through May 29th.  Each week we will “consider” a bird of […]

    • “Consider the Pelican”Date: April 3rd, 2016 (Easter 2) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Consider the Birds, by Debbie Blue (ch. 2); Deut 14:11-17; Isaiah: 34:10-11; Zeph. 2:13-14; Psalm 102:4-7 Today we begin a sermon series that will run (on select Sundays) through May 29th.  Each week we will “consider” a bird of […]

    • “It’s Only Love”Date: March 27th, 2016 (Easter) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Luke 24:1-12   Tagged: Easter, empty tomb, Jesus, Luke 24, only love

    • “Into Life: Passion”Date: March 20th, 2016 (Lent 6 – Palm/Passion Sunday) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Luke 23:1-56         Tagged: cross, death, do what you say you are going to do, into life, Jesus, life, Luke, palm, Passion

    • “Into Life: Sweet Smell”Date: March 13th, 2016 (Lent 5) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): John 12:1-8         Tagged: funny, Jesus, john 12, mary, nard, smell, sweet

    • “Into Life: Gilgal”Date: March 6th, 2016 (Lent 4) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Joshua 5:9-12         Tagged: joshua, Passover, reenact, Remember, ritual

    • “Into Life: …and…”Date: February 28th, 2016 (Lent 3) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Luke 13:1-9         Tagged: and thinking, into life, Jesus, Luke, or thinking

    • “Standing Together”Date: February 21st, 2016 (Lent 2) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Quran 5:32 & Luke 10:25-29   Today we were joined by an exchange student from Pakistan.  She read her award winning essay and shared a bit of her story and journey.  Thanks for helping us to draw the circle […]

    • “Into Life: a View from the Wilderness”Date: February 14th, 2016 (Lent 1) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Luke 4:1-13       Tagged: cross, death, empty tomb, into lent, Jesus, life, Luke, no, yes

    • “Word-Play”Date: February 7th, 2016 (Transfiguration) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Luke 9:28-36   As part of our first family service of the year, we “played” with the Word in a variety of ways.  Here is a retelling of the story of the Transfiguration, told while the congregation drew pictures of […]

    • “Unroll the Scroll”Date: January 31st, 2016 (Epiphany 5) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Nehemiah 9:1-0 and Luke 4:14-21   Tagged: Isaiah, Luke, Nehemiah, scroll, unroll

    • “God Calls Leaders”Date: January 17th, 2016 (Epiphany 2) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Various Tagged: Aung San Suu Kyi, God Calls Leaders, Martin Luther King, Miriam, Moses, Peter, Wangari Maathai

    • “New”Date: January 10th, 2016 (Epiphany 1) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Isaiah 43:1-7 and Luke 3:15-17 and 21-22 Tagged: baptism, be loved, Isaiah 43, Luke 3, new

    • “A Village, Far, Far Away…”Date: December 24th, 2015 (Christmas Eve – Family Service) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Luke 2   Here is an audio recording of our Star Wars themed “Live Nativity.”  As the Christmas story is read, the “characters” come forward, get into costume, and assume a pose.  When all done, we […]

    • “The Faith Awakens: YeeeHaaaw!!”Date: December 13th, 2015 (Advent 3) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Luke 1:39-55   With the whole world waiting for the new Star Wars film on 12/18, we conclude a 3-part sermon series today titled, “The Faith Awakens.”  Today we think more deeply about joy in a broken world. Tagged: awakens, death star, […]

    • “The Faith Awakens: Master Yoda”Date: December 6th, 2015 (Advent 2) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Luke 3:1-18   With the whole world waiting for the new Star Wars film on 12/18, we continue with the 2nd of a 3-part sermon series today titled, “The Faith Awakens.”  Awaken we will! Tagged: anchorhead, asleep, awakens, Faith, force, Luke Skywalker, […]

    • “The Faith Awakens: ‘As far as Anchorhead…’ “Date: November 29th, 2015 (Advent 1) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Luke 21:25-36   With the whole world waiting for the new Star Wars film on 12/18, we begin a 3-part sermon series today titled, “The Faith Awakens.” Tagged: anchorhead, asleep, awakens, Faith, force, Luke Skywalker

    • “Partnerships for the Common Good”Date: November 15th, 2015 (Pentecost 5) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Exodus 1:6-14, Exodus 12:31-36; Exodus 20:1-17, Matthew 26:26-30, Matthew 28: 1-7, and Revelation 21:1-4   As part of a celebration of our Harvest Market ministry, I preached today about partnerships for the common good.  In light of the recent attacks […]

    • “Partners in this Sacred Place”Date: November 1st, 2015 (Pentecost 24) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Philippians 1:3-11   Today in worship we celebrated Consecration Sunday. Here is my message of joy given before the offering of our estimates of giving, 2 hours of community service projects, and then a shared potluck lunch.  God is […]

    • “Other”Date: November 1st, 2015 (Pentecost 23) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): John 11:32-44   Here is a quick meditation for All Saint’s Day. Tagged: All Saints, other

    • “Into the Story: Paul in Athens”Date: October 25th, 2015 (Pentecost 22) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Acts 17:16-32   Today we finish digging “into the story” of God’s faithful love and ask one another: what do “I” do with the story now? Tagged: Athens, into the story, Paul, what will I do with the story?

    • “Into the Story: Easter”Date: October 18th, 2015 (Pentecost 20) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Mark 16:1-8 & Luke 24:1-12   Today we continue digging “into the story” of God’s faithful love as Jesus is born, lives, dies and is raised again.  Easter in October.           Tagged: Easter, incarnation, into […]

    • “Into the Story: Daniel and the Lion’s Den”Date: October 11th, 2015 (Pentecost 20) Message Delivered at: The United Church of Underhill (UCC and UMC) Key Text(s): Daniel 6           Tagged: daniel, daniel prayed, into the story, lions den, overcome


Here are links to videos from our two denominations:

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