October 25, 2013
Rev. Katrina Walther
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“All earth is hopeful,” begins one of the Advent hymns in our denomination’s new hymnal.
30 I have chosen the way of faithfulness; I set your ordinances before me. 31 I cling to your decrees, O LORD; let me not be put to shame. Psalm 119: 30-31
A reading from Paul’s letter to the Philippians, the 4th Chapter:
A reading from Paul’s letter to the Galatians, the fifth chapter:
At the age of eight, I took what I was sure was the longest walk ever. With my family and the members of my church, St. Paul’s Lutheran of Rehburg, I walked the six miles from our country church building to the United Church of Christ building in town.
Imagine gathering in a darkened stone sanctuary in early December. Outside, the sun is just setting. Inside, the electric lights are dimmed to a warm glow, matching the candles in the worship space.
And now for a rousing game of Name That Miracle!