Our Triune Shepherd in the Shepherd-Lamb

Our Triune Shepherd in the Shepherd-Lamb

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. “I AM the Good Shepherd.  The Good Shepherd lays down His life for the sheep.  … I AM the Good Shepherd. I know My own and My own know Me, just as the Father knows Me and I...
If the Lord Could Use This One…

If the Lord Could Use This One…

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Suppose you’re putting together a team of people to begin a new venture.  How would you go about selecting the members of your team? What sorts of qualities would you seek in those...
The Lord of It Has Need

The Lord of It Has Need

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. The text for our meditation is the Palm Sunday Processional Gospel, according to St. Luke, the 19th chapter, focusing on these words: If anyone asks you, ‘Why are you untying it?’ you shall...
Asking the Impossible

Asking the Impossible

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. When many people think about Noah’s Ark and the Great Flood, the word impossible may come to mind several times, in reference to its size or seaworthiness, or gathering that many animals....
Pressing Toward the Goal

Pressing Toward the Goal

The sermon text for the 5th Sunday in Lent is from Philippians 3:14. [14] I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. (ESV)