Not Saved by Good works, but by Jesus’s Grace Alone

Not Saved by Good works, but by Jesus's Grace Alone

Listen to the sermon: Worship service from September 2, 2012 Sermon……………………………………….. (Matthew 19:16-22) Not Saved by Good works, but by Jesus’s Grace Alone 16 Just then a man came up to Jesus and asked, “Teacher, what good thing must I do to get eternal life?” 17 “Why do you ask me about what is good?” Jesus replied. “There is only One who is good. If you want to enter life, keep the commandments.” 18 “Which ones?” he inquired. Jesus replied, “‘You shall not murder, you shall not commit adultery, you shall not steal, you shall not give false testimony, 19 honor your father and mother,’ and ‘love your neighbor as yourself.’” 20 “All these I have kept,” the young man said. “What do I still lack?” 21 Jesus answered, “If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.” 22 When the Read More …

THE GRACE OF GOD WORKING THROUGH US (Matthew 25: 14 – 30)

Click here to listen: 20090823.mp3 Order of Worship: For Pre-Service Reading: Psalm 31, Page 130 (Front Of Hymnal) Song By ILC Youth – “The Kingdom Of the Lord” (Director: Cathy Augustin; Accompanist: Susan Rehm; Flute – Sarah Tester) Opening Hymn 773 (Supplement) – “Rise Shine, You People” The Invocation and Responsive Confessional Psalm 51 P: Have mercy on me, O God, according to Your loving kindness; According to the multitude of Your tender mercies, blot out my transgressions. C: Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin. For I acknowledge my transgressions, and my sin is always before me. P: Against You, You only have I sinned & done this evil in Your sight. C: Surely I have been sinful from birth, sinful from the time my mother conceived me. Purge me with hyssop and I Read More …