Previous Synodical Bishop (and "son" of the congregation) Rev. Gary Hansen offers memories and the good news of Jesus Christ on this Sunday that Trinity celebrates its 150 years of ministry in New Era, MI.
As we celebrate Christ's triumphant entry into Jerusalem, Rev. Samuelson emphasizes Jesus riding humbly into our lives on a parade stopping at people's home bringing hope, promise, grace, and new life.
Other lessons: Isaiah 50:4-9a; Zechariah 9:9; Philippians 2:5-11
On the Sunday we hear Jesus saying, "I will not leave you orphaned" (John 14:18), and Peter admonishes Christians to "always be ready to make your defense...of the hope that is in you" (1 Peter 3:13) Lillian tells for the story of God's abiding presence with she and Bob on their trip to Florida in the winter of 2009.