10-21-2018 Sermon - Of Camels And Sewing Needles

Some of us have enough trouble passing thread through the eye of a needle, so we can appreciate it when our Lord said that it is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of God. We correctly understand this to be an impossible task. And in our Gospel Lesson we learn that it is not only an impossible task for the rich, but it is an impossible task for all people. So we can understand the disciples astonishment and why they ask Jesus, "Then who can be saved?" Jesus reassures us that all things are possible for God! Find out how our Lord does the impossible so that repentant sinners who believe can be saved...