A Quiet Voice

Is Anything too hard for the Lord?

The Sermon: Genesis 18: 1-14    Then the Lord appeared to him the terebinth trees of Mamre, as he was sitting in the tent door in the heat of the day. So he lifted his eyes and looked, and behold, three men were standing by him; And when he saw them, he ran from the tent door to meet them and bowed himself to the ground, and said, “My Lord, if I have now found favor in your sight, do not pass on by your servant. Please let a little water be  brought, and wash your feet, and rest yourself under the tree. And I will bring you a morsel of bread, that you may refresh your hearts. After that you may pass by, inasmuch as you have come to your servant.” And they said, “Do as you said.” So Abraham hastened into the tent to Sarah and said, Read More …

A Call to Forgive as We Have Been Forgiven

The Sermon: Matthew 18: 21-35 21 Then Peter came and said to Him, “Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me and I forgive him? Up to seven times?” 22 Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you, up to seven times, but up to seventy times seven. 23 “For this reason the kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who wished to settle accounts with his slaves. 24 “When he had begun to settle them, one who owed him ten thousand talents was brought to him. 25 “But since he did not have the means to repay, his lord commanded him to be sold, along with his wife and children and all that he had, and repayment to be made. 26 “So the slave fell to the ground and prostrated himself before him, saying, Read More …

God’s Glorious Reaction to Sin

By Grace I'm Saved LSB 566

The Sermon: Genesis 3:8-15 8 And they heard the sound of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and Adam and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the Lord God among the trees of the garden. 9 Then the Lord God called to Adam and said to him, “Where are you?” 10 So he said, “I heard Your voice in the garden, and I was afraid because I was naked; and I hid myself.” 11 And He said, “Who told you that you were naked? Have you eaten from the tree of which I commanded you that you should not eat?” 12 Then the man said, “The woman whom You gave to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I ate.” 13 And the Lord God said to the Read More …