Let Us Give Thanks for Now

Bless the Lord O my soul

The Sermon: Psalm 103:1“Bless the Lord, O my soul and all that is within me, bless His holy Name.” Listen to the sermon: Listen to the service: Permission to Podcast the music in this service obtained from OneLicense.net. Thanksgiving Day   Thursday, November 24, 2016 (9:00 a.m.) Song by Choir – “Thanks Be To Thee” (Director: Cathy Augustin ; Accompanist: Heather Schierenbeck) Opening Hymn – “Praise, My Soul, The King Of Heaven” The Invocation, The Confession Of Sins & Assurance Of Forgiveness P: Beloved in the Lord, let us come before God in true repentance to receive His grace and mercy in Christ. C: O gracious Lord, You have given us so many life blessings, far more than we deserve. Yet we too often repay You with unappreciative, dissatisfied and complaining hearts rather than thankfulness. What ungrateful sinners we are. Read More …

Why a Christian Should Not Stop Praying

Berea Lutheran Church

The Sermon: Luke 18: 1-8 1Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. 2He said: “In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared about men. 3And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, ‘Grant me justice against my adversary.’ 4“For some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, ‘Even though I don’t fear God or care about men, 5yet because this widow keeps bothering me, I will see that she gets justice, so that she won’t eventually wear me out with her coming!’ ” 6And the Lord said, “Listen to what the unjust judge says. 7And will not God bring about justice for his chosen ones, who cry out to him day and Read More …