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Sermon for the Baptism of Our Lord

Now that it’s almost Sunday again, and I’m about to preach on the Confession of St. Peter, maybe I should post last week’s sermon. It comes in at just under 15 minutes, which surprises me because it’s normal length on paper. I must have been moving that morning.

Advent IV, and my first Baptism!

This is my last Advent sermon. It’s about the Temple, the Annunciation, and the Baptism of a little boy named Noah (which made the Flood Prayer even a little bit better than usual). Texts: 2 Samuel 7:1–11,16; Romans 16:25–27; Luke 1:26–38. I look like a pirate in the screen capture.

John and Isaiah, Mary and Elizabeth

This is the sermon from last Sunday, the 2nd of Advent (I’m a little behind) and the shorter sermon from our second midweek service. The first one considers the prophecy from Isaiah 40, “A voice cries: ‘In the wilderness prepare the way of the LORD; make straight in the desert a highway for our God. […]