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Christ's love: an Advent poem

Love caused Your Incarnation;

Love brought You down to me.

Your thirst for my salvation

Procured my liberty.

Oh, love beyond all telling,

That led You to embrace… 20 more words

Jesus Christ

Sermon on Genesis 39:6b-12,16-23

Fifth Sunday after Pentecost — June 19, 2016 — Sermon starts at 26:05


 Sermon Text: Genesis 39:6b-12,16-23


Bill came into work and greeted the secretary as usual. 2,059 more words


When a man lies he murders some part of the world. These are the pale deaths men miscall their lives. – Paul Gerhardt http://ift.tt/1rod5EV

Paul Gerhardt

Feast of Paul Gerhardt (May 27)

Above:  Paul Gerhardt

Image in the Public Domain


PAUL GERHARDT (MARCH 12, 1607-MAY 27, 1676)

German Lutheran Minister and Hymn Writer

Paul Gerhardt was a giant among German Lutheran hymn writers.   704 more words


Geh aus mein Herz und suche Freud...

NASA Releases New High-Resolution Earthrise ImageNASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) recently captured a unique view of Earth from the spacecraft’s vantage point in orbit around the moon.”The image is simply stunning,” said Noah Petro, Deputy Project Scientist for LRO at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. 620 more words


Carol Stories, week 2

All My Heart Again Rejoices (ELW #273, stanzas 1 & 2)

Last week we started with a non-favorite Christmas carol, and we’re going to again. I discovered this is one of only two carols in the Christmas section of the hymnal we hadn’t used in the 8 seasons of these carol stories. 795 more words