This week, continuing Year A’s string of exceptionally long Gospel readings, we hear from John 11:1-45, the story of Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead. The other text I preached on this week is Ezekiel 37:1-14, the vision of the
For our 2016 midweek Advent worship services, we are looking at the stories of some favorite Advent hymns. St. Peter Lutheran is doing these services in conjunction with First Presbyterian Church of Greene, so I am preaching only two Wednesdays
Here’s my sermon from Sunday, October 16, 2016, for St. Peter Lutheran Church in Greene, Iowa. Today’s lectionary texts for the sermon are Luke 18:1-8, and Psalm 121, with just a dash of 2 Timothy 3:14-4:5 thrown in at the end.
My July, 2015, farewell newsletter column for The Bellringer, my internship congregation’s monthly publication. I thank my God every time I remember you, constantly praying with joy in every one of my prayers for all of you, because of your sharing in
Sermon on Jesus calming the storm, for the fourth Sunday of Pentecost, June 21, 2015. This is the final sermon of my Lutheran internship year at St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church, in Dubuque, Iowa. This week’s lectionary texts are Mark 4:35-41, Job 38:1-11, and 2 Corinthians 6:1-13.