True Comfort in Troubled Times

Readings for the Third Sunday in Lent Ezekiel 33:7-20; 1 Corinthians 10:1-13; Luke 13:1-9 March has been a rough month for Nebraskans. The blizzards from a few weeks ago have given way to catastrophic flooding, loss of lives and livelihoods. In times like this, there...

God Calls To His Children

Readings for the Second Sunday in Lent Jeremiah 26:8-15; Philippians 3:17-4:1; Luke 13:31-35 “Give it to me straight. Tell it like it is!” Most people will say they prefer the truth rather than a lie, even if the truth hurts. But in reality there may be...

Jesus, our Champion

Readings for the First Sunday in Lent Deuteronomy 26:1-11; Romans 10:8b-13; Luke 4:1-13 Martin Luther’s great hymn, A Mighty Fortress is Our God, describes in frightful detail the Christian’s daily battle against the devil. “No strength of ours can...

The Mystery Made Known

Readings for The Transfiguration of our Lord Deuteronomy 34:1-12; Hebrews 3:1-6; Luke 9:28-36 The Masked Singer is a popular show you may have seen on TV in recent months. Celebrities perform on stage in elaborate disguises while a panel of investigators tries to...