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“Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share. In this way they will lay up treasure for themselves as a firm foundation for the coming age, so that they may take hold of the life that is truly life.” (1 Timothy 6:18-19, NIV) 86 more words

Step Up

“Step Up”
Mark 12:41-44
Pastor Todd Buegler
Trinity Lutheran Church
October 18-19, 2014

Grace and peace to you, from God our Creator and from Jesus, who gives all.  2,016 more words


Year A Proper 24: the stewardship sermon

The question about taxes, and rendering unto Caesar, led into a sermon with time for pew-talk. The outline / framework went something like this:

Jesus does a really nice politician’s job of handing the question back to the Pharisees and the Herodians and asking them, “What do you think? 779 more words


Sunday Sermon - Hope In Action

Hope in Action


Isaiah 45:1-7

Psalm 96:1-13

1 Thessalonians 1:1-10

Matthew 22:15-22

Grace and Peace be unto you from God our Creator and our Lord Jesus Christ. 1,468 more words

Sunday Sermon

Parents, Children, and Church

We cannot over emphasize the responsibility of parents.  We are called to be more faithful than we are able to do on our own.  That is why it is important to remember that we are part of a larger family, the church.  444 more words

Come to the banquet!

A stewardship reflection based on the parable of the wedding feast as told in Matthew 22:1-14.

When I was planning ahead, I saw that the story of the wedding feast was in the lectionary and thought, “O good, the wedding feast. 1,686 more words

Blessed to Be a Blessing: Blessed on the Journey

(a sermon for October 19, 2014, the 19th Sunday after Pentecost and Stewardship Sunday; last in a series, based on Genesis 12:1-4a and Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16) 2,200 more words