This is what Rejoicing in the Word looks like! Not taking it for granted or being apathetic toward it, because everything appears to be fine – but seeing your liberator, your promised Savior, revealed. Knowing that you have been set free from prison, brought back from the exile of sin – you are free. And that message causes the forgiven soul, the freed soul to sing out and ring out and rejoice in the Word of God that reveals that Savior and rejuvenates the soul.
↓ Download Service Folder The Epiphany of Our Lord Isaiah 60:1-6 The Church, you know how she is described in Scripture? “A royal priest hood, A holy nation!” The church is described as radiant, dressed in white – a beautiful bride walking down the aisle on her wedding day. She is described as Zion, the…
↓ Download Service Folder 22nd Sunday after Pentecost Isaiah 53:10-12 Intro: Martin Luther once said, “The citizenship and home of Christians is not in this world but in heaven. This is correctly taught, but not easily learned; rightly preached, but not so soon believed; well said but poorly practiced. Were we to confess the truth,…
↓ Download Service Folder 17th Sunday after Pentecost Isaiah 50:4-10 Introduction: None of us can read anyone else’s mind, we can’t look into the heart of the person sitting next to us and see what is really going on there. That ability alone belongs to God – to discern the innermost thoughts, OUR most intimate…
3rd Sunday of Advent, Isaiah 61:1-3, 10-1
In Jesus you have these precious gifts. Treasure them above all! Cherish them in your heart! And share them with all! Those are the best gifts you can give and receive at Christmas.
1st Sunday after Epiphany, Isaiah 42:1-7
God has anointed you, too, to be His servant to share the good news peace and justice in Jesus to a broken and sinful world.
New Year’s Eve Sermonettes
And so perhaps we can summarize God’s resolutions for us by focusing on this truth – God has (and will) love you forever!
5th Sunday in Lent, Isaiah 43:16-25
May God’s goodness in Jesus lead you to praise Him in prayer and song and praise Him to others.