Monthly Archives: October 2016

Grandes promesas: un sermón para el Día de los Santos Muertos de la Reforma-Halloween

  Domingo de Todos los Santos (Según la predicadora) Domingo de la Reformación (Según el director de música) Domingo 24 después de Pentecostés (Según la secretaria/liturgista) Domingo, 30 de octubre, 2016 (Según todos) Iglesia Luterana Nueva Esperanza, Aurora, IL Daniel … Continue reading

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Promises, Promises: An All Saints of los Muertos Reformation-Ween Sermon

All Saints Sunday (according to the preacher) Reformation Sunday (according to the music director) 24th Sunday after Pentecost (according to the secretary/liturgist) Sunday, October 30, 2016 (according to everyone) New Hope Lutheran Church, Aurora, IL Daniel 7:1-3, 15-18 Psalm 149 … Continue reading

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Sermon: Faith in All the Wrong Places

Sunday, October 23, 2016 New Hope Lutheran Church, Aurora, IL Luke 18:9-14 He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and regarded others with contempt: “Two men went up to the temple to … Continue reading

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Sermón: ¿Encontrará fe?

Domingo, 23 Octubre, 2016 Iglesia Luterana Nueva Esperanza, Aurora, IL Lucas 18:9-14 A algunos que, confiando en sí mismos, se creían justos y que despreciaban a los demás, Jesús les contó esta parábola: “Dos hombres subieron al templo a orar; … Continue reading

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Sermon: Resistance is Futile

Sunday, October 16, 2016 Zion Lutheran Church in Franklin, NE Luke 18:1-8 Then Jesus told them a parable about their need to pray always and not to lose heart. He said, “In a certain city there was a judge who … Continue reading

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On the Plus Side

Some of my writing was featured recently on LSTC’s diversity blog: We Talk. We Listen.  I was honored by the invitation to write about fatphobia and body positivity and my experience of the world as a “woman of size.” On … Continue reading

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Sermon: Extreme Landscaping and the Divine Chore

Sunday, October 2, 2016 St. Andrew Lutheran Church, West Chicago Luke 17:5-10 The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!”  He replied, “If you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mulberry tree, … Continue reading

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Sermón: Paisajismo extremo y el deber divino

Domingo, 2 de Octubre, 2016 Iglesia Luterana San Andrés, West Chicago Lucas 17:5-10 Entonces los apóstoles le dijeron al Señor: “¡Aumenta nuestra fe!” “Si ustedes tienen una fe tan pequeña como un grano de mostaza,” les respondió el Señor,” podrían … Continue reading

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Sermon: Minding the Gap

Domingo, 25 de Septiembre, 2016 Sunday, September 25, 2016 First Lutheran Church of Logan Square Lucas 16:19-31: Lázaro y el rico Luke 16:19-31: Lazarus and the rich man Leí una historia muy bella en las noticias esta semana. Un niño … Continue reading

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