Category Archives: Sermons

Sermon: Eyes of Faith

Thursday, April 27, 2017 James Kenneth Echols Prize for Excellence in Preaching Event Augustana Chapel, Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago My friend Anna and I were finalists for our seminary’s annual preaching prize, and we both got to preach … Continue reading

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Sermón: Palmas y perspectivas

Domingo de ramas / Palm Sunday 9 abril, 2017 / April 9, 2017 Mateo 21:1-11 / Matthew 21:1-11 First Lutheran Church of Lutheran Square (I also submitted this sermon as an assignment for my preaching class, so I experimented with … Continue reading

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Sermon: Truth from the Margins

Third Sunday of Lent / Tercer domingo de cuaresma March 19, 2017 / 19 marzo, 2017 John 4:5-42 / Juan 4:5-42 First Lutheran Church of Lutheran Square La única cosa que le interesaba a Kenny era Bionicle – un mundo … Continue reading

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Sermón: Renunciando el renunciar

“Domingo de Ceniza” / “Ash Sunday” 5 Marzo, 2017 / March 5, 2017 First Lutheran Church of Logan Square Mateo 6:1-6, 16-21 Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21 Hoy, empezamos el tiempo de la Cuaresma por observar el Miércoles de Ceniza – o … Continue reading

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Sermon: Breaking the Cycle

(Early) Sermon for Ash Wednesday February 22, 2017 “Sermon Design and Delivery” course LSTC Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21 “Beware of practicing your righteousness before others in order to be seen by them; for then you have no reward from your Father … Continue reading

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Sermon: In the Flesh… AND the Spirit

Sixth Sunday after Epiphany / Sexto domingo de Epifanía Sunday, February 12, 2017 / Domingo, 12 febrero, 2017 First Lutheran Church in Logan Square Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Augustana Chapel, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago 1 Corinthians 3:1-9 (16-17) … Continue reading

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Sermon: On Baptists and Prophets

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Sunday, February 15, 2017 First Lutheran Church of Logan Square John 1:29-42 The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him and declared, “Here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin … Continue reading

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Sermon: Hope in the Dark

Primer domingo de Navidad / First Sunday after Christmas Domingo 1 enero, 2017 / Sunday, January 1, 2017 Iglesia Luterana Nueva Esperanza / New Hope Lutheran Church Aurora, IL Mateo 2:13-23 / Matthew 2:13-23 Merry Christmas! Today’s gospel reading seems … Continue reading

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Sermon: Signs of the Kingdom

Third Sunday of Advent / Tercer Domingo de Adviento December 11, 2016 / 11 de diciembre, 2016 First Lutheran Church of Logan Square Matthew 11:2-11 / Mateo 11:2-11 In our Gospel reading for today, John asks Jesus a question that … Continue reading

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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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