When the sermon is not the message

Sometimes the sermon has little to do with what God wants to communicate. I am starting the practice of  having a person share what God has been doing during  the week at our worship services.  This is a bit new for Lutherans.  Some people call it testimony.  We are only into the second week of […]


It’s about time to start joining all you bloggers out there, especially folks at St. Paul Lutheran. This is my attempt at a beginning, and here is my purpose. A large portion of my week’s work is preparing and praying about the week’s message. But a Sunday’s sermon is not about my ideas but about […]