Archives for : December2013

Sermon: Luke 2:22-40 (December 29th, 2013)

The Sermon* for the 1st Sunday after Christmas at Zion Lutheran Church in Lahoma, OK. (As delivered by Thomas since Pastor was out sick.)

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*Text versions available at Pastor’s blog.

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Episode 30 – Christmas Special

For our Christmas episode we went through Luke’s account of the nativity of our Lord and discussed the other birth narratives as well.  During the Inquisition Thomas asked Pastor to talk about the Incarnation, then the two discussed possibilities for the actual time of year of Christ’s birth.

Music:

“Last Christmas” – Wham
“I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Clause” – Jimmy Boyd
“Do You Hear What I Hear?” – Bing Crosby
“Little Drummer Boy” – Bing Crosby and David Bowie

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Sermon: John 1:1-14 (December 25th, 2013)

The Sermon* for Christmas day at Zion Lutheran Church in Lahoma, OK.

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*Text versions available at Pastor’s blog.

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Advent Sermon 3: Matthew 1:18-25 (December 18th, 2013)

The Sermon* for the 3rd Wednesday Advent service of 2013 at Zion Lutheran Church in Lahoma, OK.

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*Text versions available at Pastor’s blog.

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Episode 29 – Ezekiel 4:1-5:10

We pressed onward and looked at some of Ezekiel’s play-acting signs of Jerusalem’s imminent judgement. In the Inquisition Thomas responded to the accusation that “Christmas is pagan” and Pastor talked St. Nick’s origins and backstory.

Music:

“Rudie Can’t Fail” – The Clash
“What’s My Age Again?” – Blink 182
The Inquisition Song – Mel Brooks from “History of the World: Part 1″
“Spanish Bombs” – The Clash

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Sermon: Matthew 11:2-10 (December 15th, 2013)

The Sermon* for the 3rd Sunday in Advent at Zion Lutheran Church in Lahoma, OK.

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*Text versions available at Pastor’s blog.

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Episode 27 – The “Very Tired” Episode

In what we have dubbed our “very tired” episode, we discussed Lutheran funerals, death, the resurrection of the body,  hymns, and other related topics.  In the Inquisition Pastor talked about why pastors are held to a higher standard than laity, and Thomas talked about the place the concept of death has in apologetics.

Music:

“Rudie Can’t Fail” – The Clash
“Little Death” – +44
The Inquisition Song – Mel Brooks from “History of the World: Part 1”
“Spanish Bombs” – The Clash

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Sermon: Matthew 21:1-9 (December 1st, 2013)

The Sermon* for the 1st Sunday in Advent at Zion Lutheran Church in Lahoma, OK.

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*Text versions available at Pastor’s blog.

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