Tag Archives: Jesus

I Am A Sinner

Lectionary Readings for Sunday Jeremiah 23:16-29; Psalm 119:81-88; Hebrews 11:17-12:3; Luke 12:49-56 Sin, let’s just say it! It is a difficult issue that we all face in our lives. In faith we struggle against it and the views that we … Continue reading

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Should I Stay or Should I Go?

In 1981 a punk rock band called the Clash came out with a song entitled, “Should I Stay or Should I Go.” It has continued to be played in the mainstream today in movies, television, and even used in commercials. … Continue reading

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A Reformation Day – All Saints Commentary – A Miracle Shared

As we celebrate the 497th anniversary of the catalyst of the Reformation when the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther posted those 95 Theses on the that door of the church in Wittenberg I am in the midst of doing those preps … Continue reading

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Catechesis

Being a Gen-Xer as I have learned and claimed as a generational grouping being raised as a Lutheran many traditions were not practiced that I have grown into and have steadily reclaimed. I went through Confirmation, but at that time we … Continue reading

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Discipleship – Part 1

“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with … Continue reading

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My old, sinful self

God revealed to me my old, sinful self and reminded me of my need for Him.  It is that self that I like to forget, that self that is not very gracious and forgiving, that self that focuses solely on … Continue reading

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