Five years ago today I was installed as pastor at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Rocklin, California. As with many things, it seems like it was both yesterday and a thousand years ago. But here are a few of my … Continue reading
Our Lord wept over Jerusalem for the destruction that would soon come upon her. For she did not recognize the … Continue reading
“(Jesus said:) “Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing but inwardly are ravenous wolves (Matt. 7:15).
Having compassion on the weary multitudes, (Jesus) renewed the bounty of Eden on the third day, freey granting an abundance … Continue reading
“Unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven” (Matt. 5:20).
The Lord called fishermen to be fishers of men (Luke 5:1-11). The net they would use is the message of … Continue reading
“Be merciful, even as your Father also is merciful” (Luke 6:36-42) The old Adam in us wants to condemn and
Guest Pastor John-Paul Meyer – “This man receives sinners and eats with them” (Luke 15:2). The Pharisees’ statement of judgment
Our guest pastor this morning is Pastor John Herrmann. He retired from active ministry two years ago after recentky serving … Continue reading