Category Archives: Preaching Series

Your Savior is here

Christmas Day – St. John 1:1-14 Do you want a Savior? That has been the question for our consideration this past Adventide.  For in the lead up to Christmas that is the question is all other areas: What do you … Continue reading

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Do you want a Savior? Maybe

Midweek Advent 3 – St. Luke 1:5-25 Gift giving can be complicated at times.  Not for family, at least not usually.  Over the years you kind of establish a pattern and history for what each family member gets and what … Continue reading

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Do you want a Savior? No

Midweek Advent 2 – Isaiah 7:10-17 Have you ever gotten a Christmas gift, and been absolutely horrified by it?  I have; I was in high school, and for Christmas one year one of my aunts got me a pair of … Continue reading

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Do you want a Savior? Yes!

Midweek Advent 1 – Genesis 3:1-21 Every few years or so, there is a hot new toy that everyone wants and that normally ends up being impossible to find.  When I was growing up, the hot toy was the Cabbage … Continue reading

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Do you want a Savior?

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas December, 2018 More than a few times over the years, I have torn off the wrapping paper on a Christmas present and gazed in horror upon the contents, and wondered to myself: … Continue reading

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Listen like a Lutheran

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church   Natoma, Kansas March, 2018 Most people who take confirmation class in junior high know the drill.  Some still have nightmares about it to this day as they watch younger brothers and sisters, or … Continue reading

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Graham and American Preaching

Rev. Billy Graham now lies in honor at the US Capitol; a fitting tribute for the face of American Christianity for the past 50 years.  It is in fact hard to imagine any preacher alive today who will be afforded … Continue reading

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