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Sunday is Coming! “Fruit worthy of Repentance” Luke 3:7-18 Advent 3C

“The crowd asked him, ‘What then should we do?’” (Luke 3:10) John is not one to mince words. He grabs the attention of his audience with judgment; calling for a change of heart and urging people to action. “You brood … Continue reading

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“Luke, John, Otto & You…” an Advent sermon on Luke 3:1-9

12/09/2018 Advent 2 Sermon on Luke 3:1-9 (The MSG) “Luke, John, Otto & You…” St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT Read more about the burial rite for Otto von Habsurg here, by Edmund Waldstein: Watch it below:  

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“What Direction Are You Pointing?” A sermon on John 1:29-39

1/15/2017 Sermon on John 1:29-39 “What Direction Are You Pointing?” St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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“You are a witness to the Light” an Advent sermon on Genesis 1:1-5 and John 1:1-9

12/14/2014 Advent 3 Sermon on Genesis 1:1-5 and John 1:1-9 “You are a witness to the Light” St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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“Get out of bed! Come on! Let’s go! It’s time!” an Advent sermon on Isaiah 40:1-5 and Mark 1:1-8

12/07/2014 Advent 2 a sermon on Isaiah 40:1-5 and Mark 1:1-8 “Get out of bed! Come on! Let’s go! It’s time!” St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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“Learning from John the Baptist, part 4: Hand it Over” sermon on Matt 4:12-23

01/26/2014 Epiphany 3 Sermon on Matt 4:12-23 “Learning from John the Baptist, part 4: Hand it Over” St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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“Learning from John the Baptist, part 3: Point Away,” sermon on John 1:29-42

01/19/2014 Epiphany 2 Sermon on John 1:29-42 “Learning from John the Baptist, part 3: Point Away” St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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“Learning from John the Baptist, part 1: Not the Light” a sermon on John 1:1-9

01/05/2014 Christmas 2 Sermon on John 1:1-9 “Learning from John the Baptist, part 1: Not the Light” St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT Interview highlighted in the sermon: Laura Darling, “Listening to the Nones: An Interview with Elizabeth Drescher,” … Continue reading

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“One is coming” (or John the Baptist as a 3 year old), a sermon on Matthew 3:1-12

Advent 1 12/01/2013 A sermon on Matthew 3:1-12 and Isaiah 11:1, 5-10 “One is coming” (or John the Baptist as a 3 year old) St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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