Sermon – March 10, 2013

March 9, 2013

0

Sermon: The Rich Man and Lazarus – Lent 4 (Full Text) I will start with a brief reminder of a “Creative Expression” that I offered a couple weeks ago. This rope might remind you of the dialogue… it was called the “Cords of Apathy”. I spoke my part of the dialogue trying to use the […]

Posted in: Sermons

From the Desk of Pastor Ted… April 2013 Newsletter

March 9, 2013

0

Holy Week Worship Plans Holy Week worship (Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday, Easter Sunday) is a dramatic time in the Church Year.  We begin on Passion Sunday (also known as Palm Sunday).  Worship focuses on Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem and then moves into the passion story (Jesus’ betrayal and the events leading to his crucifixion.)  […]

Sermon – Mar. 3, 2013

March 9, 2013

0

NOTE – The scripture reading (Luke 15:1-32) uses the translation of “The Message” by Eugene Peterson. ALSO – The sermon is mingled into the reading of scripture. ALSO – I have notes only (not a complete sermon text.) The Story of the Lost Sheep 1-3 By this time a lot of men and women of doubtful […]

Posted in: Sermons

From the Desk of Pastor Ted… March 3, 2013

March 9, 2013

0

Changing of Seasons – Looking Forward I’m noting today that people are talking about “Spring” already.  There is a kind of optimism about this talk… but Spring actually begins on March 20.  And, as we know, our particular climate tends to give us some exciting winter weather throughout March and April… even May can provide […]

Sermon – Feb. 24, 2013

February 24, 2013

0

Lent 2 – Parable: A Fig Tree that Bears No Fruit Luke 13:1-9, 31-35 (Phrase Approach – Not a full text) Insert – From the Desk (worship planning), Theme Information Theme Title – Rather see parable as encouraging fruit (not what will happen if NO fruit) Approach scripture with a couple ideas from the end, […]

Posted in: Sermons

From the Desk of Pastor Ted… Feb. 24, 2013

February 22, 2013

0

(Initial post for Community Congregational Presbyterian Church in Schofield.) From the Desk of Pastor Ted…  (What is it?) I use the phrase “From the Desk of Pastor Ted…” as the heading for musings and information that I wish to distribute to people in the congregation.  The writing might contain announcements but more often provide information, […]

2012 Posts Continue at Another Site

October 22, 2012

0

Note that web postings are placed on another website for the remainder of 2012. I began serving at West Middleton Lutheran in Verona (near Madison, WI) on August 1, 2012.

Posted in: Uncategorized