Grace and peace to you from God the Father of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ in the Holy Spirit, amen.
While many will be running around in costumes and shouting out, “Trick or Treat” on October 31st Lutherans, in their millions, will remember the importance of this day as the beginning of the Reformation!
On Saturday of October 31st in I517, Dr. Martin Luther—a priest and professor—nailed the 95 Theses onto the Schlosskirche (Castle Church) doors for a theological debate. Kimberly and I have both stood at the very spot where Luther posted his Theses at the Castle Church which is also known as All Saints Church. He deliberately chose the day before All Saints Day (Nov.1st) to post his theses……….