This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. 1 John 3:16 (NIV)

Last Sunday of the Church Year

Are You Ready? Last Sunday of the Church Year Mark 13:24–37   Dear Friends in Christ, Humanity has a natural curiosity.  As the ad for the tabloid says, “Inquiring minds want to know.”  For the most part, this is a good thing, although there are times when curiosity has gotten in
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25th Sunday after Pentecost – Remembrance Day

The Sacrifice to End All Sacrifices Hebrews 9:24-28 November 11, 2018 “He has appeared once for all at the end of the ages to put away sin by the sacrifice of Himself.” Dear Friends in Christ Jesus, November 11 is the day we think about the sacrifices that were made by loved ones who
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Reformation Sunday

Reformation Law and Gospel Romans 3:19-28 Reformation Sunday October 28, 2018   Lutherans and the Law The Word of the Lord from Romans 3: “Now we know that whatever the law says, it says to those who are under the law, that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world may become
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21st Sunday after Pentecost

“The Would-Be Slam-Dunk Disciple” Mark 10:17-30 October 14, 2018   I. The Rich Young Man and the Disciples “Good Teacher, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?” The words come from a slightly breathless man who obviously has it all together. He
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