Monthly Archives: November 2015

What Shall We Do?

Advent 1C As it is written in the book of the words of Isaiah the prophet, “The voice of one crying in the wilderness: Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.”…And the crowds asked him, “What then … Continue reading

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Watch!

Last Sunday of the Church Year (B): Mark 13:24-37 What I say to you, I say to all: Watch! What has a beginning also has an ending. In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. The world as we … Continue reading

Posted in End Times, sermon

Labor Contractions, Birth

Proper 28B: Mark 13:1-13 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. “As Jesus came out of the temple, one of his disciples said to Him, ‘Look Teacher, what wonderful stones and what … Continue reading

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Freely Fed

Proper 27B: 1 Kings 17:8-16, Mark 12:38-44 The theme this morning seems to be widows. The widow at Zarephath with whom the prophet Elijah stayed. The widows whose houses were devoured by the religious scribes who made a big show … Continue reading

Posted in Old Testament, sermon