Breath of fresh air

I don’t have a sermon to post today. I usually post my sermon from Sunday. But this Sunday was different. I went back to preaching with no manuscript. It’s been over a year (from the beginning of the pandemic) that I preached without a manuscript. And I will tell you that it was a breath of fresh air — both for me and for the congregation.

The phrase “A Breath of Fresh Air” seems really fitting too, especially in the midst of an air-born virus.

I looked this up — the history of the phrase “A breath of fresh air” goes back to the mid-1800’s and comes from two idioms: “a…



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Pastor Matthew Best

My name is Matthew Best. I’m an ELCA (Lutheran) pastor who attempts to translate church and churchy stuff into everyday language.