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11/29/20 – Advent 1 – “Our Father…” Isaiah 64:1-9

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. 1. When I was middle school aged (probably 12 or 13), my family got a new cat—an orange tabby named Tomba. (You can ask me … Continue reading

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11/22/20 – Last Sunday – “The Shepherd’s Peace” – Ezekiel 34:20-24

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. Our text for this morning is the second half of our Old Testament Reading, Ezekiel 34:20-24. 1. But first, think for a moment about the … Continue reading

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11/15/20 – Pentecost 24- “Children of the Day” – 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. 1. One of the most iconic, memorable movies of my childhood was the 1994 Disney movie, The Lion King. It’s this great story about the … Continue reading

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11/8/20 – Pentecost 23 – “Righteousness like an Ever-Flowing Stream” – Amos 5:18-24

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. 1. As you probably know, this past Tuesday was a historic day in the life of our country. There was a record participation in the … Continue reading

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11/1/20 – All Saints – “Blessed are the Poor in Spirit” – Matthew 5:1-12

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. 1. All Saints’ Day is Sunday that would be really easy to look over on the calendar. But, it’s an important day for Christians for … Continue reading

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10/25/20 – Reformation – “The Eternal Gospel” – Revelation 14:6-7

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. 1. I’m going to be honest, I’ve made a lot of dumb decisions in my life. One of those decisions I’ve always regretted was agreeing … Continue reading

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10/18/20 – Pentecost 20 – “Whose Image is This?” Matthew 22:15-22

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. 1. Our text for this morning is the Gospel Reading from Matthew 22. This text immediately follows our Gospel Reading from last week, The Parable … Continue reading

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10/11/20 – Pentecost 19 – “Honoring the Son” – Matthew 22:1-14

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. 1. Who doesn’t love stories? Some of my fondest memories as a child are the stories that we would read as a family. We resonate … Continue reading

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10/4/20 – Pentecost 18 – “The Vineyard Song” – Isaiah 5:1-7

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. 1. There’s quite a bit about vines and vineyards going on in our readings today—Isaiah 5, Psalm 80, and Matthew 21. These readings all relate … Continue reading

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9/27/20 – Feast of St. Michael & All Angels – “The Cosmic Battle” – Revelation 12:7-12

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. 1. Revelation 12 is a significant chapter in the story of the Bible. It gives us a window into the cosmic battle laying behind the … Continue reading

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