Fear vs. Faith

Matthew 14:22-23 Our Gospel reading for today, maybe more so than anything else, raises the topic of fear vs. faith…  Of how we as the followers of Christ maintain our faith even in the midst of life’s most fearful moments. Contextually, today’s Gospel takes place immediately after Jesus’ feeding of the five thousand, and just … More Fear vs. Faith

“Hidden Figures!”

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost 6 August 2017 (Isaiah 55:1-5 Psalm 145 Romans 9:1-5 Matthew 14:13-21) “Hidden Figures!” [In the delivering of this sermon at St. James Lutheran Church, Gettysburg, PA, on August 6, there was an accompanying PowerPoint presentation, using the film “Hidden Figures.” Although those slides are not part of this blog, the integrity … More “Hidden Figures!”