Monthly Archives: October 2011

Sermon on John 8:31-38, “Three Trips to Wittenberg” – celebrating the Reformation without electricity from the fellowship hall

Sermon on John 8:31-38, “Three Trips to Wittenberg” Reformation Sunday, October 30, 2011 Celebrating the Reformation without electricity from the Fellowship Hall http://youtu.be/gyxCBNQNP14 St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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On the Other Side of the Doors

Reformation Sunday is approaching. Each year I look forward to it, recalling the day when young Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses against the sale of indulgences. I like singing, “A Mighty Fortress is our God” even though sometimes we … Continue reading

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Sermon on Matthew 22:36-46, “2 Rules, 1 Rule”

Sermon on Matthew 22:36-46 “2 Rules, 1 Rule” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TX3rnrKmNU8 St. Michael’s Lutheran Church, New Canaan, CT October 23, 2011

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13.1 Mile Bible Study

Saturday (October 15, 2011) I ran the Hartford Half Marathon. It is a 13.1 mile race. When a person runs that long a person’s mind starts to wander. One of the things I wondered about as I wandered was the number … Continue reading

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Sermon on Matthew 22:17-21, “Gotcha”

Sermon on Matthew 22:17-21 “Gotcha” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FvFF8q0NbFU St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT October 16, 2011

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Paper Hats – a story from Leipzig (Featured at Living Lutheran -http://www.livinglutheran.com/blog/2011/10/paper-hats-a-story-from-leipzig.html)

On Saturday October 1, 2011 – we sat with for a concert in the St. Thomas Church in Leipzig, Germany, listening to a boys choir Johann Sebastian Bach created generations before. The church was magnificent, and filled to the brim. … Continue reading

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Sermon on Matthew 22:8-11, “When Fancy is More Than Enough”

  Sermon on Matthew 22:8-11 “When Fancy is More Than Enough” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WtT-VJdz450 St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT With love and in dedication to Soenke and Cornelia Lorenz 🙂

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