New Years Sermon

by The Rev. Bruce Keseman I see a lot of parents here who have sons. I have a question for you. You celebrate your son's birthday every year, just like we celebrated Jesus' birthday last Sunday, [...]

First Sunday after Christmas

by The Rev. William Cwirla Today is the fourth day of Christmas, and I hope you're still going strong with the holy days now that the holidays are behind us.  It makes me sad to see the [...]

Episode 17: December 26, 2008

[ download lowfi version ] [ download hifi version ] Merry Christmas! On the second day of Christmas the church celebrates the martyrdom of St. Stephen. Seems like a morbid way to start a season [...]

The Christmas Meal

by The Rev. Matthew D. Ruesch Kids like Christmas for the presents.  I obviously like it for the food.  Oh, there are many other reasons I like Christmas…as a Christian I absolutely love the [...]

Happy Holidays: So Close, and Yet So Far

by The Rev. Rich Heinz   Throughout the month of December, a beautiful Candlelight Processional  is held in the evening at EPCOT.  A large choir from various churches and schools sing various [...]

Stir up Your Power

Stir up Your power, O Lord, and come and help us by Your might, that the sins which weigh us down may be quickly lifted by Your grace and mercy; for You live and reign with the Father and the [...]

Inaugural Invocation

President-elect Barack Obama recently made what many consider to be a controversial choice to say the invocation at his inauguration. His choice was the very popular pastor and author Rick [...]

Episode 16: December 19, 2008

[ download lowfi version ] [ download hifi version ] It’s begining to look a lot like Christmas in Conroe! Episode 16 opens up with The Rev. Brent Kuhlmann of Murdock, NE and the Vice [...]

“The Day the Earth Stood Still” Review

  by the Rev. Mark Buetow Warning: This review contains movie plot spoilers! It's pretty irritating to go to a movie that you think is going to be a good sci-fi flick with lots of action, only [...]

Dare to be Lutheran Shirts!

At long last! We finally have them. We've decided to go with a new company for our merchandising that should be more efficient than before.