Sermon for the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost, September 6, 2020 (Proper 18, Matthew 18:1-20)

"The Stormy Blast" (1898) by Joseph Farquharson (1846-1935). Wikiart. Public Domain. Originally preached at Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church, East Setauket, New York. Grace, mercy, and peace to you from God our Father, and our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  Amen. Sometimes, when you have to decide which readings to preach on each Sunday, you ask … Continue reading Sermon for the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost, September 6, 2020 (Proper 18, Matthew 18:1-20)

Sermon for St. Michael and All Angels, September 29, 2019 – “Don’t You Know There’s a War On?” (Matthew 18:1-11)

"Bilder zur Apokalypse" (1933) by Gebhard Fugel (1863-1939), published in Die Apokalypse oder die Offenbarung des hl. Johannes, übersetzt und erklät von Dr. Jakob Schäfer, päpstlicher Hausprälat, … mit Bildern von Prof. Gebhard Fugel, München, 1933, Verlag: Volksliturgisches Apostolat Klosterneuenburg. This sermon was originally preached at Emmaus Lutheran Church, Dorsey, Illinois. Grace, mercy, and peace … Continue reading Sermon for St. Michael and All Angels, September 29, 2019 – “Don’t You Know There’s a War On?” (Matthew 18:1-11)