A Palm Sunday Sermon on Why We Don’t Go Straight From Hosanna! to He is Risen!


(On Palm Sunday I had the honor of preaching at Highland’s Church in denver.  Highlands is an open and affirming Evangelical church and I’m good friends with their incredible pastors) Palm Sunday Sermon at Highlands Church <——- Click here to listen along! Well, here we go.  It’s Palm Sunday. And so Holy Week begins. Palm [Read More...]

Idea for Maundy Thursday


The ordo for Maundy Thursday is traditionally all mixed up…we start with the sermon. Here’s an idea for the reading of the texts (in parts) for Maundy Thursday which incorporates them into the foot washing and Eucharist *Opening Song *Sermon *Confession and Absolution *Peace *Prayer of the Day *Greeting *Psalm *Gospel acclamation The Holy Gospel [Read More...]