Category Archives: Lent/Easter Posts

“Why look up when you can show up?” a sermon for Ascension

6/02/2019 Ascension / Easter 7 Sermon in Acts 1:1-11 & Luke 24:44-53 “Why look up when you can show up?” St. Paul Lutheran Church, Old Saybrook, CT Pastor Geoff Sinibaldo Ordination of Dan Purtell to the Ministry of Word and … Continue reading

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Sunday is Coming! “So, where is Jesus now?” Ascension – Luke 24:44-53 & Acts 1:1-11

“While (Jesus) was blessing them, he withdrew from them and was carried up into heaven.” (Luke 24:51) If you were to hold an informal poll with those around you, how do you think people would answer the question, “Where is … Continue reading

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Sunday is coming! “Hate and Love” John 13:31-35, Easter 5C

“I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another.” (John 13:34) The trouble is, it is far too easy to hate others. We live in volatile … Continue reading

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Sunday is Coming! “Which Voice?” John 10:22-30, Easter 4C

“My sheep hear my voice. I know them and they follow me.” (John 10:27) With so many voices vying for our allegiance, it is difficult to discern which voice to direct our attention. While people in Jesus’ day did not … Continue reading

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Sunday is Coming! “What if you could meet him one more time?” John 21:1-19, Easter 3C

“Just after daybreak, Jesus stood on the beach; but the disciples did not know that it was Jesus” (John 21:4) What if you could meet him one more time? – What would you do? What would your reaction be if … Continue reading

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Maundy Thursday “At the Table…Jesus flips the script” Luke 22:7-30

4/18/2019 Maundy Thursday Sermon on Luke 22:7-30 “At the Table… Jesus flips the script” St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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Easter Sunday “At the Empty Tomb…You Belong Here”

4/21/2019 Easter Sunday Sermon on John 20:1-29 “At the Empty Tomb… You Belong Here” St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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