Archive for June, 2016

June 19, 2016 – Isaiah 65:1-9

Isaiah 65:1-9 Devices for Loving Lectionary 12C – June 19, 2016 First Lutheran Church – Winnipeg, MB   Isaiah spoke these words almost 3000 years ago, and yet they sound so contemporary. He addresses a people who are self-absorbed, who have no time to stop and listen – to God or to anyone else. We […]


June 12, 2016 – Luke 7:36-8:3

Luke 7:36-8:3 To Forgive is Divine Lectionary 11 – June 12, 2016 First Lutheran Church – Winnipeg, MB   It’s a big day for Simon! He has a local celebrity over for a meal. It’s hard to know exactly what Simon thinks of the local celebrity Jesus. He seems to be in earnest in wanting […]


June 5, 2016 – 1 Kings 17:17-24, Luke 7:11-17

I Kings 17:17-24; Luke 7:11-17 The Greatest Gift: Compassion 3rd Sunday after Pentecost – Lectionary 10 First Lutheran Church – Winnipeg, MB   Now that I am the parent of teenage boy there are certain things I have to get used to. Putting up with the smelly feet of my teenager’s friends. Remembering that teenagers […]