Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost

  Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) September 3rd, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 16:21-28 Epistle: Romans 12:9-21 Lesson: Jeremiah 15:15-21 Psalm: Psalm 26 CLB Commentary – Rev. Bill Helland When I try to put myself in the sandals of the disciples (and particularly...
Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost

Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost

  Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) August 27th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 16:13-20 Epistle: Romans 11:33-12:8 Lesson: Isaiah 51:1-6 Psalm: Psalm 138 CLB Commentary – Dr. Gaylan Mathiesen Since Matthew’s gospel appears to be directed to the Jewish people, Matthew...
Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost

Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) August 20th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 15:21-28 Epistle: Romans 11:1-2a, 13-15, 28-32 Lesson: Isaiah 56:1, 6-8 Psalm: Psalm 67 CLB Commentary – Dr. Rich Erickson Matthew treats us to a very strange episode in 15:21-28. Many...
Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

  Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) August 10th, 2014 Gospel: Matthew 14:22-33 Epistle: Romans 10:5-17 Lesson: Job 38:4-18 Psalm: Psalm 18:1-9 (10-16) CLB Commentary – Rev. Ken Narvesen About the feeding of the 5000, which immediately preceded the events of our...
Ninth Sunday After Pentecost

Ninth Sunday After Pentecost

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) August 6th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 14:13-21 Epistle: Romans 9:1-5 (6-13) Lesson: Isaiah 55:1-5 Psalm: Psalm 136:1-9 (23-26) CLB Commentary – Rev. David Rinden The text before us today must have an important message for us since it...
Eighth Sunday After Pentecost

Eighth Sunday After Pentecost

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) July 30th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 13:44-52 Epistle: Romans 8:28-39 Lesson: Deuteronomy 7:6-9 Psalm: Psalm 125 CLB Commentary – Dr. David Veum In this pericope our Lord asserts the immense value of being his disciple, i.e.,...