THUS SAITH THE LORD

THUS SAITH THE LORD

Listen to the sermon: THIRD SUNDAY AFTER EPIPHANY January 27, 2013 – 9:00 a.m. For Pre-Service Meditation: Psalm 66, Page 136 In Front Of Hymnal (The Old English word “terrible” means “awesome,wonderful”) The Invocation And Confessional Prayer C: Since we are gathered together to hear God’s Word and to call upon Him in prayer and praise, let us first consider our own unworthiness and confess before God and one another that we have sinned in thought, word and deed. We cannot free ourselves from our sinful condition. Together as His people let us take refuge in the infinite mercy of God, our heavenly Father, seeking His grace for the sake of Jesus Christ, our Savior. Together we join the redeemed of all ages in praying: “God, be merciful to me, a sinner.” P: Almighty God, merciful Father, in Holy Baptism You declared us to be Your children Read More …