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Feb
23

Sermon for February 23, 2020. The Transfiguration of Our Lord.

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Pastor Karl Runser's sermon for February 23, 2020. Gospel reference: Matthew 17:1-9 (NRSV) P1Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain, by themselves. 2And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his ... Continue

Feb
2

Sermon for February 2, 2020. The Fourth Sunday after Epiphany.

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ALWL Ed Coup's sermon for the Fourth Sunday after Epiphany. Gospel reference: Matthew 5:1-12 (NRSV) Sermon for February 2, 2020 P1When Jesus saw the crowds, he went up the mountain; and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2Then he began to speak, and taught them, saying: 3“Blessed are the poor ... Continue

Jan
26

Sermon for January 26, 2020, the Third Sunday after Epiphany

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Pastor Karl Runser's sermon for January 26, 2020. Gospel reference: Matthew 4:12-23 (NRSV) Sermon January 26, 2020 P12Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. 13He left Nazareth and made his home in Capernaum by the sea, in the territory of Zebulun and Naphtali, 14so that what had ... Continue

Jan
19

Sermon for January 19, 2020. The Second Sunday after Epiphany

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ALWL Ed Coup's sermon. Gospel reference: John 1:29-42 (NRSV) Sermon 1/19/2020 P29The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him and declared, “Here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world! 30This is he of whom I said, ‘After me comes a man who ranks ahead of me ... Continue

Jan
5

Sermon for the 2nd Sunday after Christmas, Jan. 5, 2020

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ALWL Ed Coup's sermon for 1/5/2020. Gospel reference: John 1:[1-9] 10-18 (NRSV) Sermon January 5, 2020 P1In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2He was in the beginning with God. 3All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into ... Continue

Dec
29

Sermon for December 29, 2019. 1st Sunday after Christmas

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ALWL Ed Coup's sermon for the First Sunday after Christmas. Gospel reference: Matthew 2:13-23 (NRSV) Sermon 12.19.19 P13Now after they had left, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Get up, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there until I ... Continue

Dec
22

Sermon for the Fourth Sunday of Advent. December 22, 2019

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Pastor Karl Runser's Sermon for December 22, 2019. Gospel reference: Matthew 1:18-25 (NRSV) Sermon for the Fourth Sunday of Advent, December 22, 2019. P18Now the birth of Jesus the Messiah took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, but before they lived together, she was found to ... Continue

Dec
1

Sermon for the First Sunday of Advent

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Due to the inclement weather there was no sermon on December 1, 2019. The Gospel for the First Sunday of Advent: Matthew 24:36-44 (NRSV) P36“But about that day and hour no one knows, neither the angels of heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father. 37For as the days of Noah ... Continue

Nov
24

Sermon for Christ the King Sunday. November 24, 2019.

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Pastor Karl Runser's sermon for November 24, 2019. Gospel reference: Luke 23:33-43 (NRSV) Sermon for Christ the King Sunday, November 24, 2019. P33When they came to the place that is called The Skull, they crucified Jesus there with the criminals, one on his right and one on his left. [[ 34Then Jesus said, “Father, ... Continue

Nov
17

Sermon for November 17, 2019

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ALWL Ed Coup's sermon for November 17, 2019. Gospel reference: Luke 21:5-19 (NRSV) P5When some were speaking about the temple, how it was adorned with beautiful stones and gifts dedicated to God, he said, 6“As for these things that you see, the days will come when not one stone will be ... Continue