Signs of Holy Week Royalty

Signs of Holy Week Royalty

The Sermon: Matthew 21: 8 & John 19:19 And a very great multitude spread their clothes on the road; others cut down branches from the trees and spread them on the road. Now Pilate wrote a title and put it on the cross. And the writing was: JESUS OF NAZARETH, THE KING OF THE JEWS. Signs of Holy Week Royalty Listen to the sermon:   Palm Sunday Sunday, March 29, 2015 (9:00 a.m.) Song by Choir – “He is the King of Glory” (Hopson) ©1999 Hope Publishing (Director: Cathy Augustin ; Accompanist: Audra Wiste) Hymn The Invocation And Palm Sunday Confessional Prayer C: On this “Sunday of the Palms” we experience a strange mixture of triumph and tragedy. In triumph, O Lord and King, You approached Jerusalem in a royal procession, hailed by the crowds with their Hosannas and Hallelujahs. Read More …

Behold Your King!

Behold Your King!

Behold Your King! 1. Not Earthly, But Spiritual And Heavenly 2. Who Welcomes Our Faith Hosannas 3. Whose Procession Leads To The Cross 4. Who Lives And Rules Eternally Listen to the sermon: Palm Sunday April 13, 2014 (9:00 a.m.) Song by Choir – “Hosanna We Sing” (Dir: Cathy Augustin; Acc: Audra Wiste) Opening The Invocation and Confession Of Sins Lord, we come before You as sinners who are unworthy of the least of all the mercies You have showered upon us. With the Palm Sunday procession we cry out, “Hosanna” – “Save us, we pray You.” Confident of Your promises and trusting in Your atoning sacrifice on the cross, we come in repentance and faith. As we begin our Holy Week journey, lead us in faith to the cross and to the empty tomb, where we find forgiveness, life Read More …

Behold! Your King Comes

Behold! Your King Comes

Listen to the sermon: Palm Sunday – March 24, 2013 For Pre-service Meditation: Psalm 24, Page 128 in front of Hymnal Choir – “He Comes in the Name of the Lord” Hymn The Invocation and Confession of Sins C: On this Palm Sunday, dear heavenly Father, we come before You in humility and repentance.  We are unworthy servants, deserving only of Your divine abundant mercy and unfailing promise, we stand at the foot of the cross, seeking forgiveness and pardon.  For the sake of Jesus, our Palm Sunday Savior and King – forgive us, assure us, strengthen us and bless us.  Amen. The Absolution A Responsive Palm Sunday Reading P: As the climax of His earthly ministry drew near, our Lord prepared His disciples for His final journey to Jerusalem: C: “From that time on, Jesus began to explain to Read More …

Our Palm Sunday Savior and King

Listen to the sermon:   Sermon………………………………………………………. Isaiah 45: 22-25 22 “Turn to me and be saved, all you ends of the earth; for I am God, and there is no other. 23 By myself I have sworn, my mouth has uttered in all integrity a word that will not be revoked: Before me every knee will bow; by me every tongue will swear. 24 They will say of me, ‘In the Lord alone are righteousness and strength.’” All who have raged against him will come to him and be put to shame. 25 But in the Lord all the descendants of Israel will be found righteous and will exult. Our Palm Sunday Savior and King 1. Came as the world’s only Savior to redeem all 2. Brings life through His Powerful and Irrevocable Word 3. Will one day be confessed, Read More …