23rd Sunday after Pentecost

S. Pentecost 23:19 Luke 21:5-28 “The Only Thing About The Last Day…”     Our Old Testament reading reminds us how unfortunate our Synod’s late and little lamented “Ablaze!” outreach program was—what an amazing advertisement for the utter biblical cluelessness of our Synod’s leadership it presented! The idea

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22nd Sunday after Pentecost

S. Pentecost 22.19 “In Heaven, We’ll Be Different” Luke 20:27-40     So, anymore questions for Jesus? I know we all think we’ve got a couple that we’re just dying to ask Him, but seeing how silly He makes the Sadducees and Pharisees look (and the scribes, and

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All Saints Sunday – updated

S. All Saints.19 “Happy No Matter What” Rev. 7:9-17, Matt. 5:1-12     So, the Tuesday morning bible class gave me a double dog dare. If you know me, you will know that my inner 13 year old still influences me way too strongly. “I bet you can’t

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