Sermon for the Third Sunday in Lent, March 24, 2019 (Luke 13:1-9) – “Christ the Vinedresser”

"The Vine Dresser and the Fig Tree (Le vigneron et le figuier)" (1886-1894), by James Tissot (1836-1902). The Brooklyn Museum. This sermon was originally preached at Living Savior Lutheran Church, Fairfax Station, Virginia, for the Circuit 9B Pastors' Winkel on March 21, 2019, in preparation for its delivery on March 24, 2019. Grace, mercy, and … Continue reading Sermon for the Third Sunday in Lent, March 24, 2019 (Luke 13:1-9) – “Christ the Vinedresser”

Sermon for the Second Sunday in Advent, December 9, 2018 – “What Shall We Do?” (Luke 3:1-14)

"A Landscape with John the Baptist Preaching" (1601), by Pieter Breughel the Younger (1564-1638), Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Bonn Originally 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. Getting ready for the arrival of important people takes work.  Lots of … Continue reading Sermon for the Second Sunday in Advent, December 9, 2018 – “What Shall We Do?” (Luke 3:1-14)