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Palm Sunday • Philippians 2:5–11 • March 29, 2015
March 17, 2015 – 10:00 am | No Comment

By Todd Jones
With its meaty theological content and rich poetic imagery, it is no surprise that the lectionary lifts this portion of Philippians from its context.
Exegetical Notes
Verse 6: Our English too often comes off sounding like Jesus …

Days of Theological Reflection to focus on digital age – May 5-6, 2015
March 13, 2015 – 9:36 am | No Comment
Days of Theological Reflection to focus on digital age – May 5-6, 2015

Tom Boomershine and Matt Peeples, among others, will discuss the impact of technology on exegesis and preaching.

Lectionary@Lunch Live – Jeremiah 31:31-34
March 11, 2015 – 5:25 pm | No Comment

Prof. Bill Carr discusses the Old Testament pericope for the Fifth Sunday in Lent, in the Year B lectionary.

Fred Craddock, In Memoriam
March 10, 2015 – 10:35 am | One Comment
Fred Craddock, In Memoriam

Remembering the life of a preacher, Fred Craddock (1928-2015).

Lent 5 • Hebrews 5:1–10 • March 22, 2015
March 10, 2015 – 10:10 am | No Comment

Editor’s note: The following homiletical help is adapted from Concordia Journal, September 1979.
by Andrew H. Bartelt
Sermon Notes
1. The author of the Letter to the Hebrews continues his discussion of the “high priesthood” of Christ (and his …

Lent 4 • Ephesians 2:1–10 • March 15, 2015
March 3, 2015 – 10:05 am | No Comment

by Wally Becker
We are saved by God’s grace, through faith in Christ Jesus, for the purpose of living as God’s people to this world which he loves (Jn 3:16). This passage gives us a picture of “the …

Lent 3 • 1 Corinthians 1:18–31 • March 8, 2015
February 24, 2015 – 10:00 am | 2 Comments

by Wayne Knolhoff
The Word of the Cross
We are no strangers to scandal, and we know a scandal when we see it. Whether it involves a politician, a Hollywood star, a sports figure, or even a church …

Lectionary@Lunch Live in the Spring
February 17, 2015 – 11:37 am | One Comment
Lectionary@Lunch Live in the Spring

Prof. Bill Carr will host the weekly live-stream video chat on the Old Testament lectionary for the Spring quarter, beginning Tuesday, March 10.

Lent 2 • Romans 5:1–11 • March 1, 2015
February 17, 2015 – 9:00 am | No Comment

By Robert Kolb
Sometimes it seems as if our lives have wandered into one of the survival shows on television and we are about to be eliminated, or at least have questions about lasting longer than a few …

Lectionary@Lunch Live – 2 Kings 2:1-12
February 10, 2015 – 11:47 am | No Comment

Prof. Tom Egger discusses the Old Testament pericope for Transfiguration Day, in the Year B lectionary.