Monthly Archives: February 2014

Nothing is impossible

This is my article that was published today in The Plainville Times. We have all heard the phrase ‘nothing is impossible with God’.  Well, I would like to introduce a counter phrase to that: ‘with you, no sin is impossible’. … Continue reading

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March 2014 newsletter

First Lutheran Church      Plainville, Kansas    Peace Lutheran Church         Natoma, Kansas March, 2014              You have been lied to.             Repeatedly.  On more than one occasion.  Quite possibly even today.             By everyone and anyone; many of whom would probably surprise … Continue reading

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Remember the poor

Epiphany 7      Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18             There once was a day, when works of mercy and charity were done exclusively by the Church.  There once was a day, where if there was any kind of a catastrophe, whether local, or … Continue reading

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What Pastors talk about

When farmers get together, they talk about tractors.  When oil field workers get together, they talk about oil wells.  When pastors get together, they talk about sermons. Other things may come up, but it always comes back to the one … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Prayers

This is my article that will be published this week in The Natoma-Luray Independent section of The Russell County News and in The Plainville Times. Friday was Valentine’s Day.  Valentine’s Day is most certainly not a Church holiday, so there … Continue reading

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Not as easy as it sounds

Epiphany 6       St. Matthew 5:21-37             The office supply store Staples has a series of commercials, in which someone is in need of some supplies, and instead of going through other supply stores and the hassle they present, all they … Continue reading

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Wisdom of God

Epiphany 5 1 Corinthians 2:1-12             Many of you are probably aware that this past week, there was an internet only debate between Ken Ham of Answers in Genesis and Bill Nye, otherwise known as the Science Guy.  The debate … Continue reading

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