by the Rev. James B. Craven III In the name of one God – Father, Son & Holy Spirit. Amen. If the apostle Paul taught us anything, it was the notion of sola fide, by faith alone, that we are justified, saved, forgiven not by virtue of any good works we may have done, but … Continue reading Sermon by Jim Craven | August 29, 2021
By the Rev. Dr. Helen Svoboda-Barber May only God's Word be spoken, and only God's Word be heard. Jesus is a funny guy. Do you ever think so? Like in today’s Gospel reading, he is throwing parables fast and furious at the crowd: “Hey Y’all, get this! The Kingdom of God is like a mustard … Continue reading Being the Field | July 26, 2020
Weekly announcements and activities for the period July 24-July 31, 2020.
Rev. Kate Spelman is the Aging With Pride Program Specialist at AgeOptions in Oak Park, IL.
Weekly announcements and activities for the period July 17-July 24, 2020
By El Nealson “Lord, may the word that goes out from my mouth not return to me empty.” Often these past months I have found myself praying something similar to this: May I say words. May I say the right words. May they bring abundance, may they bring joy and peace. May they bring equality … Continue reading Sermon for Youth Sunday | July 12, 2020
Services and events information for the period July 10-July 17, 2020
The 4th of July always brings out complicated feelings in me. I am grateful for the freedom I have, and the ease I have living in this land. And yet, I cannot feel my freedom without also remembering the genocide of those who first lived on these lands.
Announcements and information covering the week from July 3 to July 10. Table of Contents: This Week At St. Luke's; New This Week; Announcements; How Can I Help?
by Phillip Bass May the words of my mouth and the meditations of all our hearts beacceptable to you O’ Lord. Amen. On this Sunday last year, I stood among those gathered together at St. Luke’s, and shared a sermon in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots. If you will remember, those … Continue reading Prophecy in the Time of COVID | June 28, 2020