Sermon Archives

Easter Day – Festival of the Resurrection

Easter Day – Festival of the Resurrection

Sunday, April 4, 2021Watch the service If it goes on the board. The students in my catechism class know what those words mean. A student asks a question and I need to give an answer. So I go to the whiteboard and write down the answer. If it’s a teaching in the bible...

Good Friday – The Sacrifice Once For All

Good Friday – The Sacrifice Once For All

Friday, April 2, 2021Watch the service It was his knees. Years ago there was a girl. She had a dad that loved her and she loved him. There was a problem, though. The problem was his knees. You see, he was a carpenter. And his speciality was tiling. He did wonderful...

Maundy Thursday – The Establishment of The Lord’s Supper

Maundy Thursday – The Establishment of The Lord’s Supper

Thursday, April 1, 2021Watch the service What you share in affects and infects you. It's almost springtime. And growing up in MT, spring time was a wonderful, amazing time of the year. For two, glorious weeks the grass was green. The creeks were full of water. And...

Palm Sunday – Your King Comes to Save You

Palm Sunday – Your King Comes to Save You

Sunday, March 28, 2021Watch the service What did Jesus see? In our gospel this morning Jesus enters Jerusalem. The people shout their ‘hosannas.’ The children praise him. And the reading ends in a very unique way—if not even a strange way. We, along with his...

Lent 5 – Christ Draws All Men to Himself

Lent 5 – Christ Draws All Men to Himself

Sunday, March 21, 2021Watch the service Guilt by association. Growing up in MT, especially during the summer, there was not much to do. And there were times my brother and I got into trouble. Dad would find out what one of us did wrong. And, usually when we were...

Lent 3 – Jesus is zealous to do his Father’s will

Lent 3 – Jesus is zealous to do his Father’s will

Sunday, March 7, 2021Watch the service Are tools evil? One of the challenges we face in our every day lives is that objects can be used for evil purposes. When I was a child in school, usually in the spring time, when the teacher was looking at the chalk board, the...

Will I Be At The Banquet?

Will I Be At The Banquet?

If getting into heaven were trying out for a team or auditioning for a play, how do you know that you’d make the cut?

Lent 4 – God so loved the world that he gave his son

How can I forgive?

Are there hurts and harms done to our souls that cannot heal?

Turn and Live

Turn and Live

Each of us knows that there might be times when there has to be surgery on our bodies. But what does the Bible tell us about having surgery on our soul?

Say, “No”

Say, “No”

Are there times when your biggest enemy is yourself?

Lent 4 – God so loved the world that he gave his son

The Lord Remembers

Who is our God? He is the God who remembers. He remembers to rescue us and to redeem us.

He Himself is Our Peace

He Himself is Our Peace

How do I know that I belong in church? How do I know that those on the outside of church belong here too?

Ask for Wisdom

Ask for Wisdom

If you could ask God for anything, what would that be?

Don’t Leave Me Alone

Don’t Leave Me Alone

The real challenge is not being left alone. Instead the difficulty is what your left alone with.

Thanksgiving 2020

You have ears

What do we do when God’s word doesn’t seem to work?

Are you with us?

Are you with us?

Is God in control—especially when we think about what is going on in our world today? In our sermon today we see where we need to go to find assurances that God is with us and in control.

Advent 2 – Do not forget the Lord’s time

Lose Your Life

What do we expect from our family? What do we expect from our God? What happens when we get confused?

Oh Lord, You Lied

Oh Lord, You Lied

Does God promise fun and fulfillment and then give frustration and fear? Listen to Jeremiah’s pain-filled prayer. And Hear the Lord’s answer.

The Triune God Cares

The Triune God Cares

Who Am I? What is my identity?  How do I know that God cares for me?

Devotion – Ascension

Devotion – Pastor Muske’s Mid-week Lent

Every Lent, the congregations in our area swap pastors for the midweek services. This sermon from Pastor Muske in Fairfax would have been given on his Wednesday at Immanuel.

Lent 2 – Take up your cross and follow Jesus

Know where you stand

Know where you stand. You stand in Christ. Christ has set you free from sin. Christ has given you the Holy Spirit.