"Luke" Tagged Sermons

We don’t talk about Bruno – Luke 4:21-30

We don’t talk about Bruno – Luke 4:21-30 What is it about prophets, that people don’t wan’t to listen to them? In the Disney Movie Encanto, Bruno, the uncle with prophetic gifts, needs to hide away behind the walls of the house of his family. Everybody is afraid of his prophecies. Nobody wants to listen to him. In the Gospel text, the people of Jesus’ hometown turn against him after he discloses his prophetic calling. They even threaten to kill…

The Deep Waters of Baptism – Luke 3:7-18

The Deep Waters of Baptism – Luke 3:7-18 In baptism, we are forever connected to Christ. There is a mystery hidden in this truth, the mystery that we, as baptized beings, never go through life alone. Christ is with us, always. His shoulders are there for us to lean on, to reduce our pain, to multiply our joy. Christ carries our worries and gives us strength to see the light at the end of the tunnel, even when darkness seems…