Category Archives: Missions

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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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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Immediate Healing and Release From Christ’s Touch

5th Sunday After Epiphany: Isaiah 40:21-31; Mark 1:29-39 Dear saints of Bethlehem, grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. Fresh from the synagogue, just after driving out the unclean spirit, Jesus stopped … Continue reading

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Bethlehem Carson City, 55th Anniversary

Saturday September 13, 2014 Readings: Luke 19:10, 1 Cor. 1:1-18, Acts 2:42-47 To the church of God that is Bethlehem Lutheran, those sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints together with all those who in every place call upon … Continue reading

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Robin Williams, Depression, and Death

As probably expected the top trending topics on Facebook and Twitter for Tuesday August 12, 2014 have to do with something regarding the death of Robin Williams. Perhaps the greatest problem most are having with Robin Williams’ death is that … Continue reading

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Risen and Sends, Rev. S. Schumacher – Ghana

Rev. Steve Schumacher, missionary and theological educator being sent to serve in Ghana. Sunday August 3 at Bethlehem Carson City, NV. Information and support for Pastor Schumacher may be found here.

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