A Mother Who Prayed

A Mother Who Prayed

The sermon text for the 7th Sunday of Easter is from Acts 1:14 [14] All these with one accord were devoting themselves to prayer, together with the women and Mary the mother of Jesus, and his brothers. (ESV) “Scripture quotations are from the ESV® Bible (The Holy...
What Christ Commands

What Christ Commands

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. There’s a story that’s been around a while, about a Sunday school teacher.  One morning she tells her students, “Okay, class, I’m going to describe something to you, and I want you to tell me...
You Are a Believer, but Still …

You Are a Believer, but Still …

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Charles Hubbard is a Vietnam veteran from Austin, Texas.  A few years ago he received a letter from the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs informing him that he was dead and that his family...
Believing without Seeing

Believing without Seeing

The sermon text for the 2nd Sunday of Easter is from John 20:24–29 Jesus and Thomas [24] Now Thomas, one of the twelve, called the Twin, was not with them when Jesus came. [25] So the other disciples told him, “We have seen the Lord.” But he said to them, “Unless I...
The Altar of the Cross and the Table of the Lord

The Altar of the Cross and the Table of the Lord

The sermon text for Maundy Thursday is from 1 Corinthians 11:26 [26] For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the Lord’s death until he comes. (ESV) “Scripture quotations are from the ESV® Bible (The Holy Bible, English Standard...