Pastor Vickers

March 22, 2020

Fourth Sunday in Lent

Pastor Phil’s Sermon for March 22, 2020 on YouTube Who sinned that this man was born blind? These few short words are an expression of a very human inclination to […]
March 15, 2020

Third Sunday in Lent

Pastor Phil’s Message and Devotion for March 15, 2020 on YouTube Good morning to the members and friends of First Lutheran Church. This is Pastor Phil Vickers coming to you […]
March 8, 2020

Second Sunday in Lent

Often in the language of the church and in the language of the New Testament, we will talk about the world. And when we talk about the world, what we […]
March 1, 2020

First Sunday in Lent

I want to begin today by talking about two films. The first, one of my favorites for many years now: Groundhog Day, with Bill Murray. In Groundhog Day, a cynical […]
February 23, 2020

Transfiguration Sunday

Each and every year, today’s gospel, the Transfiguration story, falls on this Sunday before we begin Lent. Jesus, in today’s reading, appears as he will appear after the Resurrection, glorified […]