Monthly Archives: March 2019

Lent 4: The Loving Father (Luke 15:1-3, 11-32)

sermon-3-31-19.mp3 “Now the tax collectors and sinners were all drawing near to hear him.  And the Pharisees and scribes grumbled saying, ‘This man receives sinners and eats with them.’” What the Pharisees and Scribes didn’t understand, and what many still fail to understand, is that Jesus came into this world to save sinners. “Those who […]

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Lent 3: Living Under God’s Justice and Grace (Luke 13:1-9)

sermon-3-24-19.mp3 Today’s gospel deals with the issue of Divine Justice and how it works.  Do we get what we deserve?  That’s the question that we wrestle with in our system of human justice.  If you poke someone in the eye, it’s not fair if he kills you in return, but it is fair if he […]

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Transfiguration (Luke 9:28-36)

sermon-3-3-19.mp3 “And Jesus said to all, ‘If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will save it.  (Luke 9:23-24)  “Come follow me.” It’s the call to discipleship, […]

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