Sermons That Work

Hosted ByChristopher Sikkema

For more than 20 years, Sermons That Work, a ministry of the Episcopal Church’s Office of Communication, has provided free sermons, Bible studies, bulletin inserts, and other resources that speak to congregations across the Church. Our writers and readers come from numerous and varied backgrounds, and the resources we provide are used in small house churches, sprawling cathedrals, and everything between.

For more than 20 years, Sermons That Work, a ministry of the Episcopal Church’s Office of Communication, has provided free sermons, Bible studies, bulletin inserts, and other resources that speak to congregations across the Church. Our writers and readers come from numerous and varied backgrounds, and the resources we provide are used in small house churches, sprawling cathedrals, and everything between.


All Episodes

Tuesday in Holy Week: Shame – April 7, 2020

“Shame shows up in our lectionary today in an interesting way…”

Monday in Holy Week: Extravagant Love – April 6, 2020

“In our Gospel story today, we find Jesus attending a dinner that Lazarus, Mary, and Martha are giving in his honor…”

Palm Sunday (A): Made Holy – April 5, 2020

“We might need a deep breath after hearing this epic story…”

A Special Message from Sermons That Work: Holy Week in the Time of covid-19

“For those of us who are Jesus followers, there is a particular kind of destabilizing grief that comes as we grapple with this reality…”

Sermons That Work – Coming Holy Week 2020

Coming this Holy Week – the Sermons That Work Podcast. We’re hard at work reviewing and recording sermons right now because starting on Palm Sunday, each week’s sermon will...