"Easter" Tagged Sermons

Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday Christ is risen! Rev. Kristin Luana Baumann, sermon, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Port Angeles WA. Check out our video ministry 1517 Grace Guerrilla https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCv2aB-i9zHPqgh3NjUJ5-lg

Easter: My Soul Cries Out with a Joyful Shout!

Easter: My Soul Cries Out with a Joyful Shout! Yes, the Romans were able to kill Jesus. But they could not stop him. Jesus resurrected. Jesus came back to life. Hatred and cruelty and violence can destroy many people. But they cannot destroy the principles of hope, faith, love and justice for which Jesus stands. These principles reside in every single one of us, as we are made in the image of God. God has planted these seeds in us,…

What is really important in life?

What is really important in life? Recently a person I met said; we’re so bugged down by the stress of life that we should every once in a while slow down to figure out what’s really important. Maybe also pick a month and give up something. Take a step back from consumerism. I think that is a great idea. Christians do that for the last 2000 years. It’s called Lent, the 40 days before Easter. This Sunday is the first…

Through Easter Death is defeated for all, or death is not defeated at all.

Through Easter Death is defeated for all, or death is not defeated at all. On Easter morning, the first to witness the reality of the resurrection are women. They met Jesus and they are the first to worship him. At the same time the men presumably are hiding in some basement in case Pilate’s lust for blood is not yet satisfied. Naturally that disqualifies women from holding ecclesiastical office. Human imagination in the emerging church infused the miracle of Easter with…