Sermons

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Awe and Wonder

by Pastor Menke

Peter Paul Rubens [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons Lloyd Menke|Our Saviour’s Scripture for this sermon is 2 Kings 2:1-12 (click to view the bible text) and Mark 9:2-10 (click to view the bible text)   What gives you a sense of awe and wonder? By www.Pixel.la Free Stock Photos (beach-night-stars-usa) [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons   […]

Wait On The Lord

by Pastor Menke

By William H. Majoros (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons   The scripture for this sermon is found in Isaiah 40:21-31 (found here) and Mark 1:29-39 (found here) Do you like to wait? I don’t. Most of us find waiting frustrating. By B137 – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=48998674 Does anyone […]

The Kingdom of God is Near

by Pastor Menke

God the Father on the throne, with the Virgin Mary and Jesus By Anonymous painter from Westphalia, late 15th century (http://www.hampel-auctions.com/) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons   The bible passage for this sermon is Mark 1:14-20 and Jonah 3:1-10.  The bible references can be found here and here. Most of us know how to go […]

Simeon’s Song

by Pastor Menke

Lloyd Menke | Our Saviour’s The Bible reference for this sermon is Luke 2:22-40.  It can be found by clicking here. circle of Giovanni Bellini [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons   Do you remember having your first child? Hopefully you never had one of those awkward moment when people say unhelpful things. Parents magazine made […]

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 […]