“Martin and Katie’s Unexpected Adventure” (skit for Reformation)

MARTIN & KATIE’S UNEXPECTED ADVENTURE St. James Lutheran Church – Gettysburg, PA Reformation Day – 2017 (a skit for Reformation) Mike. (Just beginning his sermon): “Well, today is a special day as we celebrate the 500 anniversary of the . . . (there is pounding at the door of the worship space. The door opens … More “Martin and Katie’s Unexpected Adventure” (skit for Reformation)

“From Counting Numbers to a New Framework!”

Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost 17 September 2017 (Genesis 50:15-21 Psalm 103 Romans 14:1-12 Matthew 18:21-35) “From Counting Numbers to a New Framework!” Two young brothers spent the day arguing and fighting with each other. Nothing the parents said could stop them. So as bedtime was approaching, the mother said to them: you two better say … More “From Counting Numbers to a New Framework!”

“A Harsh and Dreadful Love!”

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost 3 September 2017 (Jeremiah 15:15-21 Psalm 26 Romans 12:9-21 Matthew 16:21-28) “A Harsh and Dreadful Love!” In his book, The Active Life: A Spirituality of Work, Creativity and Caring, Parker Palmer has a chapter entitled, “Threatened with Resurrection.” When I first opened this book, I was confused. I had never thought … More “A Harsh and Dreadful Love!”