Category Archives: Praying

A few thoughts on 9/11 at 17

“Time does march on,” as the saying goes, but I remain curious about the validity of the other saying that tends to go along with it: “Time heals all wounds.” Does it? A year ago this past May, my son … Continue reading

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A pastoral statement on Manchester

Here we go again. More lives have been senselessly taken by an individual (at the writing of this statement no others are implicated) at the conclusion of a concert in Manchester, England with a distorted view of the world. Like … Continue reading

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“Just try not to fall asleep” a sermon for Holy Thursday

Then Jesus went with them to a place called Gethsemane; and he said to his disciples, ‘Sit here while I go over there and pray.’ He took with him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, and began to be … Continue reading

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PRAYER WALL FROM HYANNIS (min msg)

Praying from Bishop’s Convocation https://youtu.be/I-uMIOabzCg

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“Prayer and Persistence” a sermon on Luke 18:1-8

10/16/2016 Sermon on Luke 18:1-8 “Prayer and Persistence” St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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“THE JESUS WAY, PART 5: PRAYING” (min msg)

“The Jesus Way” is the Lutheran Outdoor Ministry theme for 2016. Here is my min msg on “PRAYING.” “‘And whenever you pray, do not be like the hypocrites; for they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at … Continue reading

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“PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY” (more than a St. Paul min…)

8 mins Sandi Linton and Pat Newborg on our Prayer Shawl Ministry and Blessing of the Graduates (with Prayer Shawls) St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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