Lord, Keep Their Faith Strong!

1 Peter 1:5 Kept by the power of God through faith for salvation

The Sermonette: 1 Peter 1:5

“You are kept by the power of God through faith for salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.”

Lord, Keep Their Faith Strong!

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1 Peter 1:5 Kept by the power of God through faith for salvation

Confirmation Sunday

Sunday, April 23, 2017 (9:00 a.m.)

Song by Choir – “Lord, Here Am I”  (Director: Cathy Augustin ; Accompanist: Steph Mueller)

 Opening Hymn LSB 480 : He's Risen, He's Risen Hymnary.org link “He’s Risen! He’s Risen”

The Invocation, Prayer And Examination Of The Confirmands

SCRIPTURE GEMS TELL GOD’S LOVE STORY

Genesis 1-3 – God’s Creating & Compassionate Love

Romans 3: 19-21 – God’s Holy Law Convicts The Sinner

1 John 1: 7-9 – A Christian’s Attitude Toward His Sin

Isaiah 53: 4-6 –  Prophecies Of Our Messiah Substitute

John 3: 14-17 – The “Uplifted” Son Of God And Man

Philippians 2: 5,8-9 –Our Humbled And Exalted God-Man

John 14: 1-6 – The Only Way To Heaven

Ephesians 2: 19-21 – Christ Builds And Blesses His Church

Matthew 28: 18-20 – The Church’s Great Call

Hymn WS 783 : Jesus, Shepherd of the Sheep Hymnary.org link (Supplement) – “Jesus Shepherd of the Sheep”

2 Timothy 3: 15-17 – God Gifts Us With His Word

Mark 8: 34 & 37 – Living For Christ Involves Sacrifice

Matthew 6: 33-34 – Pray To Daily Trust The Lord

1 Corinthians 15: 54-57 – Christ’s Victory Over Death

2 Peter 3: 10-14 – The Great Day Of The Lord

Revelation 7: 9-10,12 – Our Glorious Eternal Future

Psalm 23 – The Good Shepherd Guides And Guards The Sheep

Hymn LSB 525 (V 1 & 4): Crown Him with Many Crowns Hymnary.org link – “Crown Him with Many Crowns”

The Sermonette: 1 Peter 1:5

“You are kept by the power of God through faith for salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.”

Lord, Keep Their Faith Strong!

Hymn LSB 809 (V 1 & 3): Great Is Thy Faithfulness Hymnary.org link “Great Is Thy Faithfulness”

Our Gifts For The Lord’s Work

The Rite Of Confirmation

Ryan Alexander Lang                        Romans 8: 31, 37

What, then, shall we say in response to this? If God is for us, who can be against us? No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. 

Emma June Moen                             Philippians 4:13

I can do everything through him who gives me strength.

Lenyn Claire Pfau                             Deuteronomy 4:29

But if from there you seek the LORD your God, you will find him if you look for him with all your heart and with all your soul.

Olivia Kristine Thurow                       Isaiah 40:31

But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.

Song by Choir and Children – “First Song of Isaiah”
(Directors: Cathy Augustin; Accompanist: Steph Mueller)

The Lord’s Prayer (Inside Back Cover Of Hymnal)

Benediction ♫ Amen, Amen, Amen

Closing Hymn LSB 922 : Go, My Children, with My Blessing Hymnary.org link “Go, My Children, With My Blessing”