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Reverend Kevin Weikel

Associate Minister for Youth and Young Adults

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  • The Politics of Jesus II: The Issues October 17, 2016
    This is the sermon I preached at First Church Simsbury on October 16, 2016, the second of a four-part series, The Politics of Jesus. Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7 Luke 17:11-19 In the summer of 2006, my family and I went back to Hawaii from seminary so I could complete required chaplaincy training at the Hawaii State […]
  • The Politics of Jesus, Part I: Was He? October 12, 2016
    This is the first of a four-part sermon series, “The Politics of Jesus,” preached on October 9, 2016 at First Church in Simsbury, Connecticut. Exodus 6:28 – 7:6 Luke 4:16-21 This morning’s topic is, “Was Jesus political, and if so, how?” But before we wade into those questions together, I think three observations are in […]

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  • The Politics of Jesus III: Hope October 23, 2016
    Scripture Reading: On that same day, two disciples were traveling to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. They were talking to each other about everything that had happened. While they were discussing these things, Jesus himself arrived and joined them on their journey, but they did not recognize him.  Jesus said to […]
  • A Prayer for the First Day of School August 31, 2016
    God of summer fun and the first day of school, I pray for your Spirit to fill me, calm me, and guide me today. Thank you, Lord, for the summer I had and the people I had it with. And thank you for this new opportunity to learn and grow once again. Thank you, God, […]


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