Monthly Archives: August 2018

Christ and the Church

Pentecost 14 – Ephesians 5:22-33

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Walking Trees

Vespers – St. Mark 8:22-26 You have probably never heard a sermon on this text from St. Mark 8.  You have also likely never really been through a Bible study on this text either.  In fact, you would be hard … Continue reading

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Rise and eat

Winkel Sermon – 1 Kings 19:1-8 A couple of years ago, at the annual Pastors Conference in Lawrence, the main presenter was from Grace Place Ministries, and he presented some statistics on burnout among clergy and some other things that … Continue reading

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Grieving the Holy Spirit

Pentecost 12 – Ephesians 4:17-5:2

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Called to walk in Christ

Pentecost 11 – Ephesians 4:1-16

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The Bleeding Edge

The other night, almost on a whim, we watched a documentary entitled The Bleeding Edge, which examined the medical device industry, and focused on how many products come to market without the stringent FDA testing and study that many drugs … Continue reading

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Lift up your hearts

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas August, 2018 P: Lift up your hearts.             C: We lift them up unto the Lord. Long has this phrase, which occurs at the beginning of the Service of the Sacrament in … Continue reading

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