Monthly Archives: January 2017

I give thanks for all of you

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church   Natoma, Kansas February, 2017 I give thanks to God always for you because of the grace of God that was given in Christ Jesus – 1 Corinthians 1:4 St. Paul writes these … Continue reading

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Blessed are the peacemakers

Epiphany 4 – St. Matthew 5:1-12

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A march and a movie

Friday was the annual March for Life, and throughout much of the morning, I followed a couple of different feeds reporting from the March, particularly the LCMS feed.  At lunch time, I was able to watch some of the speeches … Continue reading

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A hidden gem for pastors

When I was a student at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, classes shut down for two days every September for the annual Symposium.  All three years that I was on campus, I was amazed at how many people were there, especially … Continue reading

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Don’t forget Zebedee

Epiphany 3 – St. Matthew 4:12-25

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We stand

Epiphany 2 – Life Sunday – Ephesians 6:13

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You are my beloved

The Baptism of Our Lord – St. Matthew 3:13-17 Time moves differently in the Church.  Just last week, Jesus was eight days old, and He was in the temple being circumcised according to the Law.  Today, He is 30 years … Continue reading

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