A Lesson in the Art of Dying

Click here to listen to this sermon. “Now there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon, and this man was righteous and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him. And it had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see deathContinue reading “A Lesson in the Art of Dying”

Invited to the Wedding Feast

Click here to listen to this sermon. Again Jesus spoke to them in parables, saying, “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who gave a wedding feast for his son, and sent his servants to call those who were invited to the wedding feast, but they would not come” (Matthew 22:1-3). GraceContinue reading “Invited to the Wedding Feast”

Depart in Peace: Sermon for the Funeral of Melvin Brockberg

Click this link to listen to this sermon: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1skddtLleyX_RGiVZIy_9UZiNFyhtwEce/view?usp=sharing Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ! Now that he now longer is here on this earth, we have only our memories of him. We close our eyes and can almost picture him, can’t we? No flashy, fancy clothes,Continue reading “Depart in Peace: Sermon for the Funeral of Melvin Brockberg”

The Question Jesus Never Answers

Click here to listen to this sermon. “[Jesus] went on His way through towns and villages, teaching and journeying toward Jerusalem. And someone said to Him, ‘Lord, will those who are saved be few?’” (Luke 13:22-23). Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ! This week’s Gospel reading beginsContinue reading “The Question Jesus Never Answers”