Contributed by Hans Krause on Oct 21, 2018
We can call ourselves Christians, go to church, give our tithes, etc. and yet have rejected God effectively. The picture Jeremiah gives of life in Judah comes close to life in the Christian West, with several gods competing for our loyalty.
[Sermon preached on 4 March 2018, 3rd Sunday in Lent / 3rd year, ELCF Lectionary]
It is so endearing at times to see little children in a big supermarket or shopping mall. They come in with mom or dad, but as soon as they see something interesting—toys, candies, pets, or anything else that