Preached at Living Savior Lutheran Church, Fairfax Station, Virginia. Grace, mercy, and peace to you from God our Father, and our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. The disciples probably thought that he wasn’t making a lot of sense, but then again, a lot of what he told them didn’t seem to, at least to their … Continue reading Sermon for the 18th Sunday after Pentecost, September 23, 2018, Proper 20 – “The First Shall Be Last” (Mark 9:30-37)
From a letter to Margaret, Princess of Anhalt, in 1538: “We who believe on Him should by all means be confident, for we know that we do not belong to ourselves but to Him who died for us. Therefore if we are sick, we are not sick unto ourselves; if we are well, we are … Continue reading Great Stuff from Luther
God is God. You are not. Read your Bible. Read it a lot.
Preached at Living Savior Lutheran Church in Fairfax Station, Virginia. Grace, mercy, and peace to you from God our Father, and our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. When I was an eighth grader, I took part in the Folger Shakespeare Library’s Student Shakespeare Festival. Our little acting troupe from Langston Hughes Middle School went downtown … Continue reading Sermon for September 2, 2018 – Proper 17, “With Weapons of the Spirit” (Ephesians 6:10-20)