Category Archives: Lord's Supper

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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Maundy Thursday, In Remembrance

Audio Here Most of us would wish at times to have a better memory. It would make things easier, we’d stay in contact better with people if we remembered them all, we’d recall all we’ve heard and all our tasks … Continue reading

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Faith of a Child: Maundy Thursday

Listen here Most every child and parent goes through it. It’s late in the evening, kids are tired out, and they are placed safely into the car seat. Not ten minutes into the ride home they are sound asleep and … Continue reading

Posted in children, Church, Holy Week, Lent, Liturgy, Lord's Supper, Luther, sermon

All Saints

When we are bereft of dear ones, it is a tremendous shock. For a time we are stunned. Not everyone, can feel at once their continuing companionship. We should not for that reason despair. An adjustment must take place in … Continue reading

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Easter 3 and Confirmation: Acts 9, Blinded By Light

Alleluia, Christ is risen! He is risen indeed, alleluia! We live in a time when glowing personal testimonies are often regarded as God’s sure action.People may yawn at Scripture texts but get goose bumps over something that has no sure … 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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Maundy Thursday

Exodus 12:1-14, 1 Cor. 11:23-32, John 13:1-17, 31-35 The night before God’s people left Egypt was a horrific and bloody night. Children, cattle, and lambs died. They died because Pharaoh’s heart was hard; because Adam and Eve had eaten the … Continue reading

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Scandalized and Rejected, Weakness in Strength

Proper 9B: Mark 6:1-13 (Ezekiel 2:1-5, 2 Cor. 12:1-10) People like to take offense. No one wants to admit it, but we spend a lot of time looking for things that offend us. When something or someone offends then we … Continue reading

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Do Not Fear, Believe, Talitha Cumi

Proper 8B: Mark 5:21-43, Lam. 3:22-33 Desperate times call for desperate measures. And there is nothing like death and incurable sickness to make one more desperate. Quite honestly, it is because we cannot wait. We have this tendency to place … Continue reading

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