The people of Nazareth were not willing to accept Jesus as more than Joseph's son. But he calls us to see him not as a mere Galilean but as the…
Both Jesus' heavenly Father and his earthly mother have the same request of us: to do whatever he tells us. Preached at Safe Harbour Lutheran Church on Grand Cayman island.

Our Dancing Day

An old English carol describes Jesus' work as his "dancing day," an invitation from the Lord for us to join him in the dance. This invitation is for you, and…

Where to Begin

The story of the wise men coming to visit Jesus would seem to begin with the rising of the star. But is that the best place to start this story?…

A Magnifying God

Mary and Elizabeth, a young virgin and a barren woman, rejoice together in how God has turned the tables on the great and magnified the lowly.
When the messenger of the Lord comes suddenly to his Temple, he will purify like a refiner's fire. How can this be good news?

Christ our King

Being fallen creatures, we don't have a mental picture of what a good king is like. So what does it mean to have Jesus Christ as our king?
A saint is not something you turn yourself into, but a title given to you as a gift by Jesus Christ.

Cut It Off

Is Jesus suggesting we literally maim ourselves to keep from going to hell? Or could he be warning us of something even more serious: the consequences of rejecting his salvation?