Resources on Eric D. Barreto

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Lent and Love Sermon (Complete) http://day1.org/3799-dr_eric_barreto_lent_and_love_a_reflection_on_john_316 Sermon (Complete) Topics: Lent , Judgment , God's Love Source: Day1 Eric Barreto preaches the mystery and the miracle of John 3:16, which illustrates the depths of God’s love, but also God’s judgment. In this love and judgment, God reaches out to a world living in darkness. A Letter to the Church, the Site of Resurrected Life Commentary/Exegesis https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-23-3/commentary-on-philemon-11-21-2 Commentary/Exegesis Topics: Community , Paul , Reconciliation , Resurrection Source: Working Preacher Eric Barreto offers commentary on Philemon 1:1-21, highlighting Paul's message to the church community where the gospel of resurrected life flourishes in resistance to an empire that would place us in rank according to social status. Prophetic Resistance Commentary/Exegesis http://day1.org/7602-on_scripture_prophetic_resistance_isaiah_215_by_eric_d_barreto Commentary/Exegesis Topics: Violence , Prophets , Politics , Advent Source: Day1 Originally written in the wake of the 2016 presidential election, Eric Barreto reflects on Isaiah 2:1-5, illuminating the prophet's call to resist the broken moral order in the name of God's good future. Did We Miss a Holiday? Article http://day1.org/3531-dr_eric_barreto_los_tres_reyes_did_we_miss_a_holiday Article Topics: Nativity , Faithfulness , Magi Source: Day1 In this essay, Eric Barreto discusses the historical context of the visit of the Magi in Matthew 2:1-12 to show how the faithfulness of the Magi is significant to the Nativity account. Which Gospel Is True? Audio/Video http://www.enterthebible.org/blog.aspx?m=3783&post=974 Audio/Video Topics: Truth , Jesus Source: Enter the Bible This podcast and article asks, "Which Gospel Is True?" It is central to the Christian faith that the Gospels are true, that the four Gospels are pivotal in how we hear the story of Jesus. Preaching Acts Article https://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=1735 Article Topics: Preaching , Worship Planning , Lectionary , Sermon Source: Working Preacher In this article, Eric Barreto makes a plea for preachers to rethink how they understand the place of Luke-Acts in the New Testament, and how they preach the book of Acts. Can We Talk? Article https://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=1739 Article Topics: Leadership , Sermon , Preaching , Congregation Source: Working Preacher Describing the nastiness of politics both outside and within the church, this article by Eric Barreto argues that preachers should model persuasive argumentation while remaining respectful and empathetic towards people who disagree with them. God's Justice Commentary/Exegesis http://www.enterthebible.org/blog.aspx?m=3783&post=3338 Commentary/Exegesis Topics: Justice , Immigration , Interpretation , Parables Source: Enter the Bible In this video, Eric Barreto provides insight on Matthew 20—the parable of the landowner and the day laborers—and what it tells us about God’s justice. Trust and Conspiracy in a Pandemic Sermon (Complete) https://day1.org/articles/5f2c420d6615fb6285000067/eric-barreto-trust-and-conspiracy-in-a-pandemic-matthew-142233 Sermon (Complete) Topics: Trust Source: Day1 In this sermon on Matthew 14:22-33, Eric Barreto considers the COVID-19 pandemic, urging us not to look for the conspiracy that contorts and changes to explain every wrinkle and incorrect prediction. Culture, Technology, and Shared Narratives can Influence Preaching Article https://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=1734 Article Topics: Culture , Preaching , Technology , Sermon Source: Working Preacher Using the television show "Lost" as an aid, Eric Barreto considers the ways in which culture, technology, and shared narratives can influence preaching. Except This Foreigner Article http://day1.org/7530-on_scripture_except_this_foreigner_luke_171119_by_eric_d_barreto Article Topics: Immigration , Foreigner , Home , Praise Source: Day1 In this article on Luke 17:11-19, Jesus asks "Was none of them found to return and give praise to God except this foreigner?" and in that question, opens to listeners a world of understanding. Preaching and Ethnic Diversity Article https://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=1742 Article Topics: Culture , Unity , Scripture , Diversity Source: Working Preacher In this article, Eric Barreto suggests preaching with, toward, and in ethnic diversity, noting that “God has created human diversity as a gift to be treasured not an obstacle to be overcome.” Jesus, Widows and Wealth Commentary/Exegesis http://www.enterthebible.org/blog.aspx?m=3783&post=3401 Commentary/Exegesis Topics: Power , Wealth and poverty , Money Source: Enter the Bible In this video, Eric Barreto talks about Jesus and widows in Luke 7 and 21. Wealth and possessions aren't just about money, but also about power. Can't We All Just Get Along? Sermon (Complete) http://day1.org/7835-eric_barreto_cant_we_all_just_get_along Sermon (Complete) Topics: Pentecost , Diversity , God's Will , Acts Source: Day1 Eric Barreto asks, based on the account in Acts 2:1-21, what would it mean for a church to be Pentecostal? We would seek out all kinds of people without requiring them to become like us. On Truth and Truthiness Article https://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=1736 Article Topics: Culture , Trust , Truthfulness , Scripture Source: Working Preacher In an age of skepticism and shifting truths, Eric Barreto suggests that one task of the preacher is to teach people how to read and discern Scripture, how to cultivate wisdom instead of simply attaining knowledge.... Who Was Mary? Commentary/Exegesis http://www.enterthebible.org/blog.aspx?m=3783&post=2913 Commentary/Exegesis Topics: Mary , Faithfulness , Advent , Christmas Source: Enter the Bible In this video, Eric Barreto explores what the scripture says about Mary, mother of Jesus, at different points in her life. The Gospel of Luke paints Mary as a vibrant portrait of faithfulness. A God Who Breaks All Our Rules Article https://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=1733 Article Topics: Sermon on the mount , Culture , Grace , Obedience Source: Working Preacher Reflecting on Psalm 15 and the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7), Eric Barreto says that God "demands more than we could possibly achieve but gives us more than we could possibly ask." An Unexpected Faith Sermon (Complete) http://day1.org/4886-an_unexpected_faith Sermon (Complete) Topics: Faith , Grief , Hope Source: Day1 Eric Barreto explores the unexpected faith both of a Roman centurion and a grieving widow, and offers hope to all. Where Did the New Testament Come From? Commentary/Exegesis http://www.enterthebible.org/blog.aspx?m=3783&post=2640 Commentary/Exegesis Topics: Scripture , New Testament Source: Enter the Bible In this video, Eric Barreto, assistant professor of New Testament at Luther Seminary, talks about the origins of the 27 books that form the New Testament. A God Who Breaks All the Rules Devotional http://day1.org/3099-dr_eric_barreto_a_god_who_breaks_all_the_rules Devotional Topics: Culture , Daily Living , Blessing , Sermon on the mount Source: Day1 Eric Barreto's devotional on Psalm 15 and the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7) notes that God shatters expectations. "God demands more than we could possibly achieve but gives us more than we could possibly ask."

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