Monthly Archives: November 2015

Christ the King Sermon Audio

November 22, 2015 – Christ the King, Year B Click the link below for sermon audio. “An Everlasting Realm,” Pr. Mark Ryman, Saint John’s Lutheran Church, Asheboro, NC “Hope Trumps,” Pr. Dieter Punt, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Troutman, NC

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November 23, 2015

Matthew 19:1-12 In the past several years, much has been said about marriage. Many folks argue who should be allowed to marry and who has the right to define marriage. For the record, Jesus, who is God incarnate, defines marriage … Continue reading

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November 22, 2015

Luke 19:11-27 I remember, years ago, working at a lumber company for a rather disagreeable boss. He was very demanding and expected a lot out of me and certain other employees. I watched as others did less work but received … Continue reading

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November 21, 2015

Matthew 18:21-35 An online sermon had this illustration concerning the things people do that others would not: “He has waded through sewers, peeled road-kill, moved houses, castrated horses, and cleaned up monumental septic explosions. He does the jobs that most … Continue reading

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November 20, 2015

Nehemiah 9:26-38; Revelation 22:6-13; Matthew 18:10-20 Why is God such a slow-poke? It has been two-thousand years already and Jesus has yet to return, though his Word declares, “I am coming soon.” Peter answers the question, saying that God is … Continue reading

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November 19, 2015

Matthew 18:1-9 Innocence is a trait that seems to be in short supply these days. Because of the influx of explicit and inappropriate material shown and heard in our electronic media, children grow up far too quickly. Even adults are … Continue reading

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November 18, 2015

Matthew 17: 22-27 Pigtails bobbing, my six-year-old ran down a hill shouting in Daniel’s Park: “I’m free! I’m free! I’m free!” Why then? Not a peep about freedom when we were running up the hill, not even on the straight-away. … Continue reading

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November 17, 2015

Revelation 21:1-8 When I think of God’s kingdom coming in its fullness, I am reminded of the gospel hymn “Soon and Very Soon.” Soon and very soon, we are going to see the King! Hallelujah, hallelujah, we’re going to see … Continue reading

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Pentecost 25B Sermon Audio

November 15, 2015 – Twenty-fifth Sunday After Pentecost Click the link below for sermon audio. “A Bold People,” Pr. Mark Ryman, Saint John’s Lutheran Church, Asheboro, NC “What Is the Truth?” Pr. Dieter Punt, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Troutman, NC  

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November 16, 2015

Matthew 17:1-13 There are things in life you simply need to experience to grasp the full effect. I undertook an adventure with a number of others – white water rafting down the Zambezi River. It began near the base of … Continue reading

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