“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!”

“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!”

“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!”