Monthly Archives: October 2010

Reformation Sermon – Jeremiah 31:31-34

The mighty Lord is with us; the God of Jacob is our fortress. Amen. Jeremiah 31:31-34 In the name of our gracious God, our Savior, dear Christians: In his own unique way Martin Luther summarizes the Christian faith, he writes, … Continue reading

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It’s All About the Gospel!

AS we consider the Reformation and our heritage as Lutherans faithful first to Scripture and also to the Lutheran Confessions as a faithful exposition of scriptural teaching we are reminded that the Gospel reigns supreme among us! We are comforted … Continue reading

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Sermon October 24, 2010 2 Timothy 3:14 – 4:5

My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. Amen. 2 Timothy 3:14 – 4:5 In the name of Jesus dear persistent people of God, Keep on keeping on. That is a saying that summarizes today’s Scripture … Continue reading

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A Book to Make you Think about The BOOK

If you are looking for something to read consider the book, “Wide as the Waters,” by Benson Bobrick. This is a book tracing the history of the English Bible, most notably the familiar King James Version. The book will cause … Continue reading

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New Covenant Freedom

Consider these words from 2 Corinthians 3:17, “Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.” When we are connected to Jesus by the gift of faith worked in our hearts through … Continue reading

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Sermon – 2 Timothy 1:3-14 October 10, 2010

Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. Amen. 2 Timothy 1:3-14 In the name of Jesus, who has conquered death for us, dear fellow faithful ones, “Look! The Lamb of God who takes away … Continue reading

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Luther’s Brief Instruction Continued

Concerning this Isaiah 9[:6] says, “To us a child is born, to us a son is given.” If he is given to us, then he must be ours; and so we must also receive him as belonging to us. And … Continue reading

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