Sermon for Advent 2ATrinity Lutheran Church, Bellerose, NY Forget it…I’ll just go to Seminary… My call to ministry started out as a sarcastic comment. In the fall of 2010, I was in my first of two senior years of my theatre education degree, listening as my advisor talked with us about how limited theatre ed jobs were becoming in the state. She went on to warn that as a result the university… Read More

This is a sermon I preached on September 22 for my preaching class Encountering the Living Word at LSTC.  The Scripture I was assigned was Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23, a sermon for Ordinary Time in the Liturgical Calendar.  I was allotted 5 minutes to preach.  Here is the final result. A few years ago, I was home from school on break helping my mom with her Day Care children. We were outside planting seeds for… Read More