Your Redemption Is Drawing Near: Follow The Signs!

Thanks we give and adoration For Your Gospel's joyful sound. May the fruits of Your salvation In our hearts and lives abound. Ever faithful, ever faithful To Your truth may we be found.

The Sermon: Luke 21: 25 – 36 25“There will be signs in the sun, moon and stars. On the earth, nations will be in anguish and perplexity at the roaring and tossing of the sea. 26Men will faint from terror, apprehensive of what is coming on the world, for the heavenly bodies will be shaken. 27At that time they will see the Son of Man coming in a cloud with power and great glory. 28When these things begin to take place, stand up and lift up your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.” 29He told them this parable: “Look at the fig tree and all the trees. 30When they sprout leaves, you can see for yourselves and know that summer is near. 31Even so, when you see these things happening, you know that the kingdom of God is near. 32“I tell you the truth, this generation will Read More …

Check Your Spiritual Oil!

Come ye thankful people come

The Sermon: Matthew 25: 1-13 1“At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. 2Five of them were foolish and five were wise. 3The foolish ones took their lamps but did not take any oil with them. 4The wise, however, took oil in jars along with their lamps. 5The bridegroom was a long time in coming, and they all became drowsy and fell asleep.  6“At midnight the cry rang out: ‘Here’s the bridegroom! Come out to meet him!’  7“Then all the virgins woke up and trimmed their lamps. 8The foolish ones said to the wise, ‘Give us some of your oil; our lamps are going out.’  9” ‘No,’ they replied, ‘there may not be enough for both us and you. Instead, go to those who sell oil and buy some for Read More …

Receive God’s Word

Receive God's Word

The Sermon: 1 Thessalonians 2 : 13 “And we also thank God continually because, when you received the Word of God, which you heard from us, you received it not as the word of men, but as it actually is, the Word of God which is at work in you who believe.” RECEIVE GOD’S WORD As The Divinely-Inspired Revelation Of The Living God As The Only Authority In Matters Of Faith And Life Listen to the sermon:   17th Sunday After Pentecost Saturday, October 4 (6:00 p.m.) & Sunday, October 5, 2014 (9:00 a.m.) Song by Younger Children – “Singing for Jesus” (Director: Laura Karow; Accompanist: Barb Breth) Opening Order of Service………………………. Divine Service, Setting 4 (Pg 203ff) Confession & Absolution……………………………. Page 203 Left Column Introit ♫ Kyrie………………………………………………………………………. Page 204 ♫ Gloria in Excelsis  ……………………………………………………. Page 204 Salutation and Collect Read More …

Feed the Fire!

Feed the Fire!

The Confirmation Address: 1 Thessalonians 5: 19, 23-24 19 Do not put out the Spirit’s fire; 23 May God himself, the God of peace, sanctify you through and through. May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. 24 The one who calls you is faithful and he will do it. [84 NIV] FEED THE FIRE ! Listen to the sermon: Confirmation Sunday  May 11, 2014 (9:00 a.m.) Song by Children and Choir – “The First Song Of Isaiah” (Based On Isaiah 12: 2-6) by J. White  (Directors: Heather Schierenbeck and Cathy Augustin; Acc: Ryan Augustin) (Refrain) Surely it is God Who saves me; I will trust in Him and not be afraid For the Lord is my stronghold and my sure defense, and He has become my Savior (Repeat)  1.Therefore you shall draw Read More …