Tag: Jesus the teacher

Monday of 3rd Sunday in Trinity – Luke 6:39-49

ShareLuke 6:39-49 Who is your favorite teacher you’ve ever had?  Most of us have at least one teacher who really made an impression on us for life.  How blessed I would feel if some of my former students, when asked who their favorite teacher ever was, answered Mr. Erlandson (or Mr. E. or E Machine). […]

June 21, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Saturday of Sexagesima Sunday – Mark 9:30-37

ShareMark 9:30-37 “If anyone desires to be first, he shall be last of all and servant of all” (verse 35.) This is basic Christianity.  Christianity 101. And yet so many Christians keep flunking out of this most basic of courses.  This is because, unlike simply memorizing the Creeds or a catechism, this course is a […]

February 9, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Monday of Trinity 19 – Matthew 16:13-28

ShareMatthew 16:13-28 One thing’s for sure: contrary to what atheists would have you believe, heaven will definitely not be boring! I say this because even in this life God is constantly desiring to show us new things and take us to the next level.  I’ve discovered that I went through 3 phases of watching the […]

October 26, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of Sexagesima Sunday – Mark 9:30-37

ShareMark 9:30-37 “If anyone desires to be first, he shall be last of all and servant of all” (verse 35.) This is basic Christianity.  Christianity 101. And yet so many Christians keep flunking out of this most basic of courses.  This is because, unlike simply memorizing the Creeds or a catechism, this course is a […]

March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Monday of 3rd Sunday in Trinity – Luke 6:39-49

ShareLuke 6:39-49 Who is your favorite teacher you’ve ever had?  Most of us have at least one teacher who really made an impression on us for life.  How blessed I would feel if some of my former students, when asked who their favorite teacher ever was, answered Mr. Erlandson (or Mr. E. or E Machine). […]

June 16, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of Sexagesima Sunday – Mark 9:30-37

ShareMark 9:30-37 “If anyone desires to be first, he shall be last of all and servant of all” (verse 35.) This is basic Christianity.  Christianity 101. And yet so many Christians keep flunking out of this most basic of courses.  This is because, unlike simply memorizing the Creeds or a catechism, this course is a […]

February 4, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Friday of Epiphany 4 – Colossians 3:12-17

ShareColossians 3:12-17 St. Paul’s sustained teaching through chapters 2 and 3 has been that because we are buried and raised with Christ in baptism, we are to keep our mind on things in heaven by taking off the Old Man and putting on the New Man which is Jesus Christ.  The work that God began […]

January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Monday of Trinity 19 – Matthew 16:13-28

ShareMatthew 16:13-28 One thing’s for sure: contrary to what atheists would have you believe, heaven will definitely not be boring! I say this because even in this life God is constantly desiring to show us new things and take us to the next level.  I’ve discovered that I went through 3 phases of watching the […]

October 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More