Tag Archives: Our Father

Lenten sermon after Invocavit

    Following the order of the lectionary here, I am to preach on the holy gospel according to St. Matthew the eighteenth chapter. This is what I have prepared so far:  OLS6.1 2018.2.21 Lenten Sermon Mt.18,21-35 Village LC. Here’s the … Continue reading

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6th Sunday in Easter: Rogate domino!

6th Sunday in Easter called Rogate domino: “Pray to the Lord…” Watchword from Psalm 66:20  Praise be to God, who has not rejected my prayer or withheld his love from me! Introit from Psalm 95 O come, let us sing … Continue reading

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Lentensermon: Mt.26,31-46

Here is my sermon on the gospel of St. Matthew 26, 31-46 to read (Mt26,31-46 PA 2017) and to listen to in German () and in English ().

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Elijah at the brook Cherith

Here is this this morning’s sermonette as held in the chapel of St. Timothy at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane to read: draft-1ki171-6-matins and to listen to here: 

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Herrenhuter readings for Wednesday, the 17th February 2016

Hezekiah prayed for them, saying, “May the LORD, who is good, pardon everyone who sets their heart on seeking God– the LORD, the God of their ancestors– even if they are not clean according to the rules of the sanctuary.” … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter Readings for Tuesday, the 3rd March 2015

The earth is full of the goodness of the LORD. (Psa 33:5 KJV) Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning. … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Friday, the 6th December 2013

The Sovereign LORD wakens me morning by morning, wakens my ear to listen like one being instructed. (Isa 50:4 NIV) and Very early in the morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house and went off to … Continue reading

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Löhe on Romans 8:16

The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God’s children. (Rom 8:16 NIV) Whoever has God’s Spirit is his child. He/She hears the invitation to call: “Abba, dear Father!” Whoever can say that from the bottom of his/her … Continue reading

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Why should we pray?

Our Lord Jesus Christ taught his disciples to pray. That’s what we can learn from the “Our Father”. In his introduction to this 3rd main part of the Christian faith Dr. Martin Luther writes  the following: We have now heard … Continue reading

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