Tag Archives: Martin Luther

“Like Being Church” a Sermon for Reformation Sunday, 10.31.2021

(Preached at Trinity Lutheran Church, Centerbrook, CT) Readings: Deuteronomy 6:1-9; Romans 3:19-24; Mark 12:28-34 ____________________________________________ Grace and peace to you from God our Father and our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Amen. First a word of thanksgiving. Thanks to Pastor … Continue reading

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Good Morning Church! Sunday March 22, 2020

This morning’s Sunrise from Saybrook Point Inn… “I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go;     I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.” (Psalm 32: 8) Good morning Church from our home to yours… Discovery Time: … Continue reading

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“God’s good and gracious will” a sermon on Mark 3:20-35

6/10/2018 Sermon on Mark 3:20-35 “God’s good & gracious will” “In fact, God’s good & gracious will comes about without our prayer, but we ask in this prayer that it may also come about in us and among us.” (“Explanation … Continue reading

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“Can God love me? (and other questions)” sermon and highlights from REFORMATION 500

10/29/2017 Highlights from Reformation 500 and Sermon on John 17:20-23 Can God love me? (and other questions)” St, Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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2 Bald Pastors / Episode 53: Martin Luther

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5 Ways to Engage Scripture

People of faith throughout the ages have engaged the Bible in numerous ways. Below is a list I use for both personal and professional use; to both explore my understanding as well as open up the scriptures with others. This … Continue reading

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Renewing my Praying of the Catechism

Martin Luther wrote his Catechisms in 1529 after visits to several parishes revealed the people knew very little content of their faith. “Catechism” simply means “repeat back.” The goal in composing the Catechisms was not to explain the far reaching … Continue reading

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“God’s Injustice” A Sermon on Luke 18:1-8.

October 20, 2013 a sermon on Luke 18:1-8 “God’s Injustice” St. Michael’s Lutheran Church New Canaan, CT

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Is faith a house of cards? Nope – It’s a Royal Flush.

Let’s call a thing what it is. Living out our faith is difficult. Sometimes we get caught in a bluff; other times the cards fall just right. We may feel like our faith is a house of cards, ready to … Continue reading

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