St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church

Category: Sermons


Risking Lives to Save Lives and Limbs

There are still 80 million live cluster bombs, as well as larger bombs, littering Laos. They have all left over from the U.S. bombing during the Vietnam War 50+ years ago. Laos is the most heavily bombed country on earth….

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Twelfth Sunday after PENTECOST August 28, 2022

This Sunday we were pleased to welcome back to St. Francis by the Sea The Rev. Elaine Hewes, as Celebrant and Preacher. Our full-time Rector The Rev. Dr. Brent Was continues on Medical Leave while doctors continue to search for…

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Eleventh Sunday after PENTECOST August 21, 2022

Once again we welcome Parishoner The Rev. Tim Boggs, as Celebrant and Preacher filling in for our Rector The Rev. Dr. Brent Was who remains on Medical Leave. Our Senior Warden Milissa LaLonde will have an update in Announcements at…

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Tenth Sunday after PENTECOST August 14, 2022, 10:00 am

This week The Rev. Allan Sandlin, was Celebrant and Preacher. Fr. Sandlin was the first full-time priest and Rector at St Francis by the Sea and often summers here on the Blue Hill Peninsula. Our current Rector The Rev. Dr….

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Ninth Sunday after PENTECOST. August 7, 2022, 10:00 am

This has been an emotional week for St. Francis as we had a wonderful Thanksgiving for and celebration for the life of Libbie Cluett. The Celebrant was The Rev. Allan Sandlin who shared many personal remembrances of Libbie. The Choir…

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Eighth Sunday after PENTECOST July 31, 2022

St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church in Blue Hill, Maine’s Service videos. This week we are graced by The Rev. Laura Inscoe as Celebrant and Preacher. A dear friend of Parishioners Mary and Jim Crawford Rev. Laura is the…

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Sixth Sunday after PENTECOST July 17, 2022

We are so blessed to have so many local priests to step up and fill in for our Rector The Rev. Dr. Brent Was during his search for a diagnosis and treatments. The latest is a long-time member of St….

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Fifth Sunday after PENTECOST July 10, 2022,

This Sunday we welcomed our Choir Director The Rev. Carlton Russell, as Celebrant and Preacher. Our rector The Rev. Dr. Brent Was continues on medical leave as doctors continue to look for a diagnosis. However, he finding some relief from…

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Fourth Sunday of Easter May 8, 2022

This week we have a couple of special items to share from. The first video is a message from our Rector The Rev. Dr. Brent Was read by Senior Warden Milissa LaLonde. Fr. Brent has been on medical leave since…

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Third Sunday after PENTECOST June 26, 2022

This Sunday, once again, we were blessed by having The Rev. Dr. Regina Christianson as Celebrant and Preacher. She did double duty by also singing with the Choir for the Offertory Anthem. Regina was helping cover for our Rector The…

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