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Good Shepherd Lutheran Church: Enviable generosity
Discussion of Jesus’ parable about God’s generosity to challenge the assumption that God rewards people according to what they have earned or deserve served as the message in the homily presented b...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Karnes City: The Illogic of Grace
The point of Jesus parable of the workers in the vineyard (Matthew 20:1-16) is clear: Grace is neither fair nor logical by human standards, but it is the way God chooses to deal with the world that...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Choate Baptist Church: The Revelation
Jesus walked within the sight of John the Baptist and two of his disciples, Andrew and John. The Baptizer named Jesus “the Lamb of God” and sent his young disciples to Jesus, knowing He would train...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Paul Lutheran Church, Runge: God practices what He preaches
God practices what He preaches and He wants everyone to practice it as well. Like the part in the Lord's Prayer about forgiveness, God expects everyone to forgive others. And how often does He expe...
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Good Shepherd Lutheran Church: Foolish and stumbling
Beliefs of foolishness and equality handled from many angles and aspects was the discussion point in the homily presented by the Rev. Wally Schievelbein, pastor of Good Shepherd Lutheran, on the Ho...
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Choate Baptist Church: John’s Testimony
Many centuries have passed since John gave his testimony to a small crowd on the banks of the Jordan River, and Christians today are still challenged by people demanding further evidence that the h...
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Interfaith Prayer Vigil
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
An Interfaith Prayer Vigil for Central American mothers and children housed at the Karnes County Residential Center will be held Thursday Sept. 18 at 6 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church located at...
Choate Baptist Church: He Came
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Jesus came into the world He had created, and neither creation nor the people of the world knew Him. Although they had heard of His providential care, no one had ever seen God. How were the people ...
St. Paul Lutheran Church, Runge: Keep us in harmony
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Prayer: “Almighty and ever-living God, you have given great and precious promises to those who believe. Grant us the perfect faith which overcomes all doubts, through your Son, Jesus Christ our Lor...
Holy Cross Catholic Church Festival
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Holy Cross Catholic Church in Yorktown will be having their annual festival, Sunday, Sept. 14 at the Yorktown Community Hall. Mass will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the church. At 10:30 a.m. the country s...
Choate Baptist Church: The Deity of Christ
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Who is this man Jesus, who raises the dead, heals the sick, commands the wind, and changes water into wine?… who has a loving relationship with Almighty God, and even calls Him “Father”?… who says ...
St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Karnes City: God’s work; your cross
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Who do you say Jesus is? When attempting to answer this deeply personal (but never private!) question, perhaps it is best to listen first to who Jesus says that he is. To do otherwise would be to m...