Monthly Archives: August 2015

Finally… The Full Armor of God

Ephesians 6:10-20, Proper 17B Today is the 8th and last in our sermon series on Paul’s letter to the church in Ephesus. We’ve come a long way. From our election and freedom, God’s grace in Christ without works on our … Continue reading

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Marriage, It Brings Us Together Today

Ephesians 5:22-32, Mark 7:1-13 (Proper 16B) To the saints at St. Peter’s and are faithful in Christ Jesus: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ (Eph. 1:1-2). Amen. Marriage, marriage is what brings us … Continue reading

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Let Not Your Hearts Be Troubled – Funeral Rosemary Smith

John 14:1-6 To the saints of God at Bethlehem Lutheran, dear people of Carson City, grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. It matters not that this day has been looming for … Continue reading

Posted in Funeral, Saints, sermon

Head in the Clouds

Ephesians 5:6-21, Prov. 9:1-10, John 6:51-69 (Proper 15B) In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen Most people, when they set out on a trip, like to know exactly where they’re going.  … Continue reading

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Unity in the Bread of Life

Ephesians 4:1-16 To the saints at St. Peter’s and are faithful in Christ Jesus: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ (Eph. 1:1-2). Amen. There is still often times the question, “What must … Continue reading

Posted in Ascension, Church, sermon