Sunday in Kisumu Kenya

Good morning, I am sitting on my little terrace overlooking Lake Victoria, enjoying the cool morning breeze and taking in the stunning views here in Kisumu, while waiting to leave for church. Dr. Just will be preaching this morning, but … Continue reading

Back in Kenya

Hi, all, After a 4 day trip to Tanzania, which warrants a post of its own, I am back in Kenya, landing at the new International Kisumu airport. Rev. David Chuchu and driver Samuel were there to greet us. Ah, … Continue reading

2012-07-01 – Trinity4 – Sermon: “Jesus Cultivates Mercy in Us” – Luke 6:36-42

“Be merciful, even as your Father also is merciful” (Luke 6:36-42) The old Adam in us wants to condemn and

Photos from Kibera, Kenya

Hi. I found that I did indeed have a few photos from my first day making visits in the slums of Kibera, just outside the city of Nairobi. It was the second day I forgot to bring my camera.   … Continue reading

2012-06-24 – Trinity3 – Sermon: “Jesus Shatters Our Illusions” – Luke 15:1-10

Guest Pastor John-Paul Meyer – “This man receives sinners and eats with them” (Luke 15:2). The Pharisees’ statement of judgment

2012-06-17 – Trinity2 – Sermon: “The Priority of Grace” Luke 14:15-24

Our guest pastor this morning is Pastor John Herrmann. He retired from active ministry two years ago after recentky serving … Continue reading

2012-06-10 – Trinity1 – Sermon: “Trust in the Word of God Alone” Luke 16:19-31

“And he said, ‘No, father Abraham, but if someone goes to them from the dead, they will repent.’ He said

2012-06-03 Trinity Sunday – “It’s Not About You, and Yet It Is About You” – John 3:1-17

“For God so loved the world, that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish

2012-05-27 Pentecost – Sermon: “The Divine Downpayment” – John 14:23-31

Jesus answered him, “If anyone loves me, he will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we

No Longer Alone (Exaudi 2012)

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord, Jesus Christ. Our text for this morning is the Gospel just read from St. John chapters fifteen and sixteen. We will be looking at the words of Jesus, … Continue reading