The Cross at the Center: the Faith of Lutheran Christians – 2019 Teaching Series

Announcing the Bishop’s Teaching Series for 2019: The Cross at the Center: the Faith of Lutheran Christians A four-part series on central aspects of Christian faith, designed for pastors, laypeople, and anyone interested in what makes us Lutheran. The Rev. Dr. R. Guy Erwin, Bishop of the Southwest California Synod, ELCA Saturday, April

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Bishop Erwin’s Sermon for Synod Assembly Festival Worship, June 2, 2018

Sermon for the Synod Assembly Eucharist (Lectionary 9B) The Land’s First People: Honoring Native Neighbors June 2, 2018, Samuelson Chapel, California Lutheran University The Rev. R. Guy Erwin, Ph.D. Texts: Deuteronomy 5:12-15; Psalm 81:1-10; 2 Corinthians 4:5-12; Mark 2:23—3:6   One sabbath [Jesus] was going through the grainfields; and as

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Bishop Guy Erwin’s Sermon at the SWCA Synod Celebration and Commemoration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – January 14, 2018

Sermon by Bishop Dr. R. Guy Erwin for the Celebration and Commemoration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  January 14, 2018 Westchester Lutheran Church, Los Angeles, CA Texts: Micah 6:6-9; Psalm 133; 1 John 4:7-13, 8-21; Matthew 5:43-48
 Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you. For

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