"God" Tagged Sermons

God is Not Scary! – Mark 13.1-8

God is Not Scary! – Mark 13.1-8 The text we read today is scary. The temple will be destroyed, nation will rise against nation, earthquake and famines will occur, and that is just the beginning. The birth pangs. It is clear from this text that something big and monumental will come to an end and something new will begin. And I am sure this will give rise to all kinds of visions that the world will end next Tuesday at five, or the week after…

Images of God -John 15:9-17

Images of God -John 15:9-17 Don Corson, a recent graduate of our Synod’s program for lay ministry PSALM, will reflect on the names and images we have of God and how they shape our sense of not only who God is but who we are too. Please check out our video ministry 1517 Grace Guerrilla https://www.youtube.com/c/1517GraceGuerrilla

Sin of Ignorance vs. Wisdom

Ignorance vs. Wisdom Ignorance is the active process of avoiding wisdom. Ignorance is not the absence of knowledge. There are always things one doesn’t know, and given time and context one can’t know.  There can be many reasons to avoid and even fight wisdom. One is that we are comfortable with bow we see the world and we don’t like the changes that we assume will be the result of acquiring more wisdom. Another is that the fear that we…

Where Is Your Heart

Sermon: Rev. Kristin Luana Baumann, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Port Angeles WA, 7/31/2016 Order your priorities by putting God first. Martin Luther defines God as that in which we put our ultimate trust. He says, where you put your trust and faith defines who or what you believe in. Is it God or is it an idol? Where is your heart? And where do you want it to be?