Anna Sutterisch

The Rev. Anna Sutterisch serves as canon for formation in the Episcopal Diocese of Ohio. In this role, she develops and manages Christian education opportunities for all ages throughout the diocese and at Bellwether Farm, where she is the program and summer camp director. She is passionate about new ways of being and doing church, and sharing the Gospel in a way that is relevant and life-changing to today’s people in today’s world. Rev. Anna lives in Cleveland with her spouse (a parish priest), two biblically-named cats, and one small human. She loves to run, cook, and eat vegetables.

Sermons and Bible Studies

Unpredictable, Lent 2 (B) – February 25, 2024

February 25, 2024

[RCL] Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16; Psalm 22:22-30; Romans 4:13-25; Mark 8:31-38 God’s truth is unchangeable. But it’s not predictable. Do you ever wish we lived in precedented times? Maybe live a […]

Worship the Unity, Trinity Sunday (A) – 2023

June 04, 2023

[RCL] Genesis 1:1-2:4a; Psalm 8; 2 Corinthians 13:11-13; Matthew 28:16-20 Today is Trinity Sunday, which might also be interpreted as Unity Sunday. Not to be confused with conformity or sameness, […]

Making Meaning Out of Mystery, Easter 3 (A) – 2023

April 23, 2023

[RCL] Acts 2:14a,36-41; Psalm 116:1-3, 10-17; 1 Peter 1:17-23; Luke 24:13-35 When strange things happen, what do you do? When hard things happen, to whom do you turn? There is […]

What Do I Want This Very Minute?, Easter 6 (C) – 2022

May 22, 2022

[RCL] Acts 16:9-15; Psalm 67; Revelation 21:10, 22-22:5; John 14:23-29 or John 5:1-9 We begin with a garden. It’s no small matter that the committee who culled, edited, and arranged […]

Repentance and Reconciliation, Lent 4 (C) – 2022

March 27, 2022

[RCL] Joshua 5:9-12; Psalm 32; 2 Corinthians 5:16-21; Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32 During Lent, it can be easy to view the season of penitence as one focused on sin, separation, and […]

Joyfully, Wednesday in Holy Week – 2021

March 31, 2021

RCL:  Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 70; Hebrews 12:1-3; John 13:21-32 Accept joyfully the sufferings of the present time? Don’t you wish you could be the kind of person who could do […]

The Semiotics of Jesus, Holy Name Day – 2021

January 01, 2021

[RCL] Numbers 6:22-27; Psalm 8; Galatians 4:4-7 or Philippians 2:5-11; Luke 2:15-21 We put a lot of weight on names. Think about the importance that is conveyed when we use […]

Right Relationship, 1 Christmas – 2020

December 27, 2020

[RCL] Isaiah 61:10-62:3; Psalm 147 or 147:13-21; Galatians 3:23-25; 4:4-7; John 1:1-18 Merry Christmas! Today is the first Sunday of Christmas, and we have all woken up this morning with […]

Descendants, Proper 25 (A) – 2020

October 25, 2020

[RCL] Deuteronomy 34:1-12; Psalm 90:1-6, 13-17; 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8; Matthew 22:34-46 It’s a question of descendants. What are we leaving for them? Biologically related or not, there is no doubt […]

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

April 05, 2020

[RCL]: Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31:9-16; Philippians 2:5-11; Matthew 26:14- 27:66 or Matthew 27:11-54 In the name of the One who saves. Amen. We might need a deep breath after hearing […]

Bible Study: Proper 11 (C) – 2019

July 21, 2019

Amos 8:1-12 A basket of summer fruit: the prophet Amos lived among a group of shepherds and was “a dresser of sycamore trees” (Amos 7:14), so he knew and appreciated […]

Bible Study: Trinity Sunday (C) – 2019

June 16, 2019

Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31 The book of Proverbs is a collection of traditional cultural lessons—propositional statements, observational sayings, analogies, and ethics—structured as the teachings of a father to a son. This […]

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