Sermon for C Pentecost 12 September 1, 2019

Senior Pastor, Duane Larson
Based on Luke 14: 7-14

It’s a common question here in Houston, one of the top Foodie Amusement Parks of the nation. “Where do you want to go for dinner?” We have choices on top of choices. Even our all-time favorite lists are too long to memorize. Dining out can be a “little” pricey even for the few middle of the middle class folks who are still around. But the prices are not as high as elsewhere. Continue reading

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost , Rally Day August 25, 2019

Karin Liebster,  Associate Pastor

Isaiah 58:9b-14
Psalm 103:1-8
(Hebrews 12, not read)
Luke 13:10-17

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.

It is Rally Day. Summer days are changing into school days even while summer is still going on. Welcome! to a new school year and to Sunday School, bible study, choir rehearsals, Brews Blues and News, book studies, service and advocacy work, Family Fridays, Luther League, confirmation class, and soon house churches. Continue reading

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost July 28, 2019

Karin Liebster, Associate Pastor

Genesis 18:(16-19) 20-32
Psalm 138
Colossians 2:6-19
Luke 11:1-13

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.

Prayer is asking – as in the Lord’s Prayer; and prayer is intercession – as in Abraham’s prayer for his neighbors in Sodom.

Prayer is praise as in the psalm, and thanksgiving as in the Eucharist.

Prayer is public, prayer is private.

Prayer is talking, prayer is singing. Continue reading