Living into the Reign of Christ

Today was the celebration of the 150th Anniversary of our Historic Sanctuary.

The readings are: I Kings 8:22-30; Psalm 84; I Peter 2:1-9; and Luke 23:33-43.

You can listen to the Psalm here:

The Rev. Patricia A. Davenport, V Bishop of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Synod, ELCA, as our guest preacher. You can listen to her sermon here:

Our choir offered Christus Paradox, an anthem by a friend of the congregation, Deacon Michael Krentz. You can listen to their anthem here:

God’s blessings to you as we end our Church Year and begin another next week (The Year of Matthew). May God’s bless you richly today and in the days ahead.

Remembering Kristallnacht

The readings for the Thirty-Second Sunday of Ordinary Time are: Job 19:23-27a; Psalm 17:1-9; II Thessalonians 2:1-5, 13-17; Luke 20:27-38.

The Rev. Dr. Katie Day was our guest preacher as we commemorated Kristallnacht. You can listen to her sermon here:

Our choir graced us we Mendelssohn’s Grant Peace We Pray with word by Martin Luther. You can listen to their offering here:

If you’ve never heard of Kristallnacht, check our the wikipedia article here.

Blessings to you this week.