An end to the riots must focus on the black lives lost to police brutality. It must focus on the police brutality deployed against protesters. When that is accomplished, the rest can be addressed.
Faith in Indiana – Processional for Racial Justice
Our Hands at God’s Work
As part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's "God's Work. Our Hands." Sunday, Faith Lutheran Church continued its tradition of collecting school supplies for kids in our school districts who don't have enough money to buy their own. After worship, we gathered up all the supplies, sorted them, and packed them into boxes to … Continue reading Our Hands at God’s Work
Sermon–March 23, 2014–Lent 3A
Third Sunday in Lent A Preached at Faith Lutheran Church, Three Lakes, WI. Exodus 17:1-7 Psalm 95 Romans 5:1-11 John 4:5-42 When Pastor Bob arrived at a church in suburban Columbus to begin his call, the church had been in decline for a good number of years, but was still doing okay. A number of … Continue reading Sermon–March 23, 2014–Lent 3A
Sermon–January 26, 2014–Epiphany 3A
Third Sunday after Epiphany A Preached at Faith Lutheran Church, Three Lakes, WI. Isaiah 9:1-4 Psalm 27: 1, 4-9 1 Corinthians 1:10-18 Matthew 4:12-23 When I started at Capital University, a public street ran through the center of campus. This posed a number of problems, not the least of which was the number of cars … Continue reading Sermon–January 26, 2014–Epiphany 3A