Monthly Archives: June 2014

Blood Thicker Than Water, Water That Makes Family

Proper 7A- Second Sunday After Pentecost Matthew 10:21-33, Jeremiah 20:7-13, Romans 6:12-23   To you who are loved by God and called to be saints, grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. … Continue reading

Posted in Baptism, sermon

Trinity: Understood or Believed

Readings: Genesis 1:1-2:4; Acts 2:22-36; Matthew 28:16-20 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. Trinity Sunday, not often that we have a Sunday to a particular teaching. We don’t have “bodily presence … Continue reading

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The Church Gathered, That The Name Be Proclaimed

Acts 2:1-21 Alleluia, Christ is risen!   He is risen indeed, alleluia! It was 50 days after Jesus rose from the dead. 7 full weeks for those of you who like the numbers that the Scriptures present. A complete 7 … Continue reading

Posted in Divine Service, Preaching, sermon

Luther on Preaching Old Testament

Great words on preaching from the good Doctor, especially in preparations for Pentecost Sunday as the Apostles preach from Joel: “They delivered the very same sermons we set before the church today, except that they taught about the Christ who … Continue reading

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