Monthly Archives: February 2015

February 28, 2015

Hebrews 5:1-10 Robert Jenson says “God’s being is conversation.” You have sometimes wanted a conversation to go on forever? God is the conversation that does. Melodious, humble, witty, the banter among the persons of the Trinity is a romp of … Continue reading

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February 27, 2015

Deuteronomy 10:12-22; Hebrews 4:11-16 Moses encourages the Israelites to walk with their God who has brought them to the edge of the Promised Land. He is a God who shows no partiality and takes no bribes. His judgments are right … Continue reading

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February 26, 2015

John 3:16-21 We grow up in a world full of mistruths. As toddlers, we hear about Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, and fibs when our baby teeth fall out; put them under your pillow and some fairy will take them … Continue reading

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February 25, 2015

Deuteronomy 9:13-21 I love my stuff. I have souvenirs from all the places I have visited, in Europe, South America and the United States. It gives me pleasure to look at these trinkets and remember the vacation or trip during … Continue reading

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February 24,2015

John 2:13-22, Hebrews 3:1-11 Everyone has at least one bad habit, one particular vice that keeps us from getting the proper amount of rest, nutrition, or exercise. Left unchecked, such habits can lead us along a path of poor health, … Continue reading

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February 23, 2015

John 2:1-12 Who is this man named Jesus? The disciples followed him, but getting to know his true identity would be a long journey before they confessed him to be the Messiah. They pledged to stay with him, but at … Continue reading

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First Sunday in Lent Sermon Audio

February 22, 2015 – First Sunday in Lent Click the links below for sermon audio. “Forty Days of Repentence,” Pr. Stéphane Kalonji, Reformation Lutheran Church, New Bern, NC “Trust Issues,” Pr. Dieter Punt, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Troutman, NC “Brighter … Continue reading

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February 22, 2015

Mark 2:18-22 Is it time to fast or celebrate? I do not like to fast. I have tried many times; it’s not a thing for me. I have tried to sit quietly for a few days in prayer and fasting … Continue reading

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February 21, 2015

Titus 3:1-15 Much is made of good works and their role in the life of a Christian. In fact, many place good works at the top of a life lived for Christ. They believe the more good works they do … Continue reading

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February 20, 2015

John 1:35-42 Jesus faced those following him and asked about what they were seeking. They, in turn, asked where he was staying. Jesus, in typical form, answered with a response that required action, “Come and see.” While one could read … Continue reading

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