Archive: Mar 2016

  1. Remembering…

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    Luke 24: 1-12; 03272016; Easter Sunday  I want to welcome all of you visiting St. Nicholas on this glorious Easter morning.  We are so blessed to have you with us! The great Easter story of Jesus’ resurrection happened many centuries ago.  But the resurrection of Jesus Christ, by its very definition, is eternally on-going.  The […]

  2. The Lord Needs It

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    Luke 19: 28-40; 03202016; Palm Sunday Like many of you, I’ve experienced many a stewardship season.  And, over the years, I’ve heard a number of creative stewardship slogans.  But the best phrase that I’ve ever heard used are the words that Jesus spoke in our Gospel story earlier this morning.  You might recall the words […]

  3. Comfort My People

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    Luke 8: 40-56; Blue Easter; 03172016 “Comfort, O comfort my people, says your God.”  These words from the prophet Isaiah aren’t really such an easy assignment, are they?  I’m willing to bet that everyone here this evening knows someone who is ailing, not to mention whatever might be causing your own pain and distress.  And […]

  4. The Aromatic Path of Jesus

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    John 12: 1-8; 03132016; 5 Lent I’ve often thought that John should have been the patron saint of dinner parties.  His Gospel features a number of intimate dinner gatherings, the most of the four gospels.  John seemed to have a love for both good food and conversation.  I do believe he truly would have enjoyed […]