Posts by Pastor Menke

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Blessed

by Pastor Menke

Menke, Lloyd, 2012. Candle Flame (Digital Photograph) (Menke, L. own private collection.) What are the times when you have felt most blessed? One of the things we do on All Saints day is remember the blessing we have received from the special relationships we have had with those who have gone before us in death. […]

Power of the Resurrection

by Pastor Menke

The Bible lesson for Paul’s letter to the Philippians can be found here. (…I want to know Christ and the power of his resurrection.) The Bible lesson for the Isaiah’s parable of the vineyard – Isaiah 5:1-7  can be found here. The Bible lesson for Jesus parable of the Vineyard Tenants – Matthew 21: 33-46 […]

Enough

by Pastor Menke

The bible story for this sermon can be found here. By Ingrid Taylar from San Francisco Bay Area – California, USA – Western Scrub Jay, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8453139 In December of 2009 Walmart settled for $40 million in a class-action lawsuit regarding their labor practices. Walmart workers in Massachusetts claimed that Walmart’s upper management […]

Supremacy and the Gospel

by Pastor Menke

There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male and female; for all of you are one in Christ Jesus.  (Galatians 3:28 NRSV) The news and social media have been full of articles and commentary on the recent events in Charlottesville.  I am not jumping […]