Bent Over Posted on August 21, 2016August 22, 2016 by Rev. Jeff Pretz New Day Sermon pentecost 14 Do you feel “bent over” with cares and burdens in life? Jesus healing of a woman crippled (bent over) for eighteen years offers hope and perspective. Rev. Jeff Pretz A member of St. Peter’s, Pastor Pretz is the retired pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church.