Category Archives: Day of Resurrection

Easter – What If?

Audio of sermon w/ choir here To the church of God that is in Arlington, to those sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints together with all those who in every place call upon the name of our our … Continue reading

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Vigil of Easter – This Easter Is For You!

Audio of this sermon may be found here. If you have lived a good life, if you have served the Lord all your days, been faithful in all things and suffered for the Truth, then rejoice. This Easter victory is … Continue reading

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Rev. Dr. Marion L. Hendrickson

Isaiah 25:6-9, John 11:17-44 Dear Connie, Matthew, and Michael, beloved family members, dear brothers in the ministry, saints gathered today, grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. In just two short weeks … Continue reading

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Angels Guard and Keep

Observed: St. Michael’s and All Angels (Audio Link) You don’t get very far in the Bible before you start bumping into angels of this sort, that sort, and the other.  They come in a bewildering array of varieties, but in … Continue reading

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Breathed Upon

Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen indeed! Alleluia! Breathed upon. No one likes being breathed on. Usually because there is a case of halitosis. Even when they’ve disguised the smell with mint or some such, the fact is that … Continue reading

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No April Fools!

Listen Here from the Festival Divine Service Alleluia, alleluia, Christ is risen! He is risen indeed, alleluia! The resurrection of Jesus is both a matter of fact and a matter of faith. It is a matter of fact in that … Continue reading

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Easter 2: Where to Go

Alleluia, Christ is risen! He is risen indeed, alleluia! Ever have your doubts? Of course you do. You’ve waited for personal revelation. You’ve hoped to have an experience, perhaps without the tragedy and hardship that comes in life. We’d like … Continue reading

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Easter Festival: 8th Day

Alleluia! Christ is risen!  His is risen indeed!  Alleluia!  The suffering and death of one man on a Friday afternoon was the greatest moment in the history of this fallen world!  As His death struggle drew to a close Jesus … Continue reading

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Fishy Business In the Resurrection

Easter 3: Luke 24:36-49, 1 John 3:1-7 (Side note: this was also my last Sunday at Bethlehem in Carson City, NV. Please pray for these dear saints as they call a new pastor and thank you for prayers as we … Continue reading

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Doubts? Plenty Abound. Peace Be With You.

Easter 2B: 1 John 1:1-2:2; John 20:19-31 To all the faithful at Bethlehem Lutheran, peace be with you. Amen. These disciples were among the cowards and those who doubted, it wasn’t just Thomas. Remember on Easter day we heard of … Continue reading

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