Soiled Community

* a sermon preached at New Hope Lutheran Church on July 16, 2017 * Since sermons are primarily intended to be heard, you can listen along here. Texts for the 6th Sunday after Pentecost: Romans 8:1-11 + Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 *************** Please pray with me: Nurturing God, We come to you this morning covered in dirt. Dirty … Continue reading Soiled Community

Falling Gracefully

* a sermon preached at New Hope Lutheran Church on July 9, 2017 * Since sermons are primarily intended to be heard, you can listen along here. Texts for the 5th Sunday after Pentecost: Romans 7:15-25a + Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 *************** Please pray with me: Holy Comforter, Our lives are full of expectation, Maybe none more than … Continue reading Falling Gracefully