Sermons by Vicar Paul Eldred (Page 6)

Sermons by Vicar Paul Eldred (Page 6) Copyright 2015 Augsburg Fortress. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission under Augsburg Fortress Liturgies Annual License #20716

Storm Sunday

My siblings in Christ, let me say how grateful I am to be with you all. I’ve had the chance to meet some of you by now, but for those who don’t know me, I am Vicar Paul Eldred and this is the third week of my pastoral residency here at Wicker Park Lutheran. I look forward to getting to know you all during my year here, but for just a short blurb about me, I am a senior at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago down in Hyde Park. I spent the past year as a full-time pastoral intern in St. Peter, Minnesota. Even though I’ve spent the past three years in the Midwest, I’m not from here – the Pacific Northwest is home for me. In fact, three years ago as my husband and I were moving from Seattle to Chicago so I could start seminary, I remember very clearly the day we could tell that we had entered the Midwest…