Why Jesus? A Preacher’s Mission-Minded Reflections

Colleagues, Thursday Theology went quiet this Easter season. The undersigned, responsible for Continue Reading →

Easter Mission in 2017 (A Homily by Martin Lohrmann)

Colleagues, This Sunday, the Second of Easter, we hear the first conclusion of St.

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Caveat Caesar, Emerging from the Shadows, and Other Thoughts for Easter

Colleagues, I dare this week to pass along some notions I threw together eighteen

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The Eerie Wonder of Tennessee Jack Daniels

Colleagues, Two Sundays ago St. John’s account of Jesus’ conversation with Continue Reading →

Steven Kuhl on “Reformation Spirituality” (Part Two)

Colleagues, A week ago I sent you the first half of a talk by

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Steven Kuhl on “Reformation Spirituality”

Colleagues, Ash Wednesday just happened. Attendance where I serve was stronger than I expected.

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The Pastor’s Job

Colleagues, I’ve been away for seven days. Some months ago my wife and I

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The American Myth

Colleagues, Theology is suddenly up for discussion again in the old public square. By

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What Does It Mean “To Follow Jesus”? Tips from Ed Schroeder

Colleagues, This coming Sunday’s Gospel will feature two of John the Baptist’s Continue Reading →

Theology for Third Graders on the Cusp of Christmas

Colleagues, The congregation I serve is one of the very few in the ELCA

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