Month: October 2018

By Jesus’ Side

Twenty-second Sunday After Pentecost, October 21, 2018, First Trinity Lutheran Church – Every once in a while, the lectionary text for the day directly lines up with what’s going on in the world or in a congregation. So here we have it today – a text about serving on a day when we are committing Read More …

Whoever is not against us is for us

Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost, September 30, 2018, First Trinity Lutheran Church – There’s a lot going on in today’s passage from Mark’s Gospel. To recap, Jesus had just finished teaching his disciples about what greatness means in the Kingdom of God – whoever wants to be first must be last of all and servant of Read More …