Sermons by Rev. Chris Glod

March 11, 2018

Have you ever had the experience of hearing a song that takes you back to the place where you heard it for the first time?   For me it was this past Wednesday when Dave Olsen was practicing the organ. From the top of the stairs I recognized the music he was playing so, I zoomed […]

March 4, 2018

Third Sunday in Lent – March 4, 2018 from Trinity Lutheran Church on Vimeo. Father, that they may all be one. Some of you may already know that I was a member of a religious community for 21 years before I became a Lutheran. I along with 900 members of that community wore the same […]

February 4, 2018

Fifth Sunday after Epiphany – February 4, 2018 from Trinity Lutheran Church on Vimeo.   Before the sermon was delivered the congregation sang this little song that goes to the tune of the Eagle’s fight song, Fly Eagle’s Fly. Jesus loves us.  Yes He loves us every day.  Jesus loves us whether near or far […]

December 10, 2017

Second Sunday of Advent – December 10, 2017 from Trinity Lutheran Church on Vimeo.   It’s  17  days after black Friday and  some of the memories associated with that day may have faded by now,  but have you ever participated in a tradition that you just did because that’s what you always did on a […]

November 5, 2017

As we look around our church today, we are surrounded by the pictures of loved ones who have joined the church triumphant.   Most of the people in the pictures more than likely worshipped at Trinity, and although we believe that Jesus is the church’s one foundation,   the church requires the cement of people’s faith to […]

October 8, 2017

Lord, make me an instrument of your peace. Where there is darkness let me bring light and where there is sadness joy. The Prayer of Saint Francis is quite a contrast to the unimaginable night mare that took place this week. Yet with all that has happened to shatter the innocence of simplicity, like going […]

September 24, 2017

September 24, 2017 from Trinity Lutheran Church on Vimeo.   “Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom.”  “This day you will be with me in paradise.” Matthew 23:42-43 It was that first recognition of Christ as the Son of God that got a dishonest and Lord knows what else man a seat at […]

September 3, 2017

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost – September 3, 2017 from Trinity Lutheran Church on Vimeo. 13th Sunday after Pentecost Sunday, September 3, 2017 Matthew 16:21-28 The Rev. Chris Glod “You are Peter and upon this rock I will build my church.” Matthew 16:18 Last week’s gospel casts a spotlight on Christ’s commissioning Peter to be a […]

August 6, 2017

Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost – August 6, 2017 from Trinity Lutheran Church on Vimeo.   Our gospel opens with a very exhausted and devastated Jesus mourning the horrific death of his cousin John the Baptist.  As you recall, John was beheaded because Herod was threatened by Jesus fame and the wrath of his wife if […]

July 16, 2017

Sixth Sunday after Pentecost – July 16, 2017 from Trinity Lutheran Church on Vimeo. +  It’s the season that most of us have been waiting for. By this time in July memories of winters past are asleep while the reality of summer’s heat is on the rise.  Most people are enjoying air conditioning, going on […]