Author Archives: revschmidt

About revschmidt

An LCMS Pastor in North-Central Kansas

The gift of the Holy Spirit

The Day of Pentecost – Acts 2:1-21

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Where do you think you’re going?

The Ascension of Our Lord – Acts 1:1-11 There is an episode of The Simpsons that seems particularly relevant to our reading from Acts this evening.  The episode finds the cartoon family in church, where they fall asleep and dream … Continue reading

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An easy burden

Easter 7 – 1 John 5:1-8

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Busy? Take a Sabbath

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas May, 2018 The saying goes, at least in these parts; don’t schedule anything during May, because everyone is too busy with graduations and weddings and Memorial Day and the start of … Continue reading

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The hard work of the Church

Easter 5 – Acts 8:26-40

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You’re fired!

Easter 4 – St. John 10:11-18

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That’s no Science Guy

PBS had an episode of POV the other night focusing on Bill Nye. Nye has had an interesting career.  In the 1990’s, he was the famed goofy science guy who did experiments, including throwing things off the roof of a … Continue reading

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