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Sermon Jesus, Our Propitiation

Jesus, Our Propitiation

Propitiation isn’t commonly used in today’s dialogue but it has a beautiful and powerful meaning. We hear in today’s sermon how the word propitiation, in ancient Greek, meant a “sin offering” to appease the wrath of God. And there is no greater appeasement than that of Christ’s suffering and death for our sins. Christ quite …

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Sermon The Resurrection of our Lord

The Resurrection of our Lord

Alleluia – Christ is Risen! Easter is a miracle inside a miracle. This is a mystery. In the original Greek, a mystery is defined as something that must be revealed to us by an outside source. The obvious miracle is that Jesus rose from the dead. But the bigger miracle is that Jesus justified mankind …

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Sermon Good Friday Vespers

Good Friday Vespers

During Holy Week, we will post the Reading of the Passion each night. Click here to open the bulletin in a new tab or scroll down to follow along. Announcements Easter Sunday: Please note the Divine Service will be at 10 am. Also, please bring flowers for the cross. No breakfast will be held this …

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Sermon Maundy Thursday Vespers

Maundy Thursday Vespers

During Holy Week, we will post the Reading of the Passion each night. Click here to open the bulletin in a new tab or scroll down to follow along. Announcements Easter Sunday: Please note the Divine Service will be at 10 am. Also, please bring flowers for the cross. No breakfast will be held this …

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Sermon Holy Wednesday Vespers

Holy Wednesday Vespers

During Holy Week, we will post the Reading of the Passion each night. These Vespers focus on the Gospel reading and do not include a sermon. Click here to open the bulletin in a new tab or scroll down to follow along. Announcements Easter Sunday: Please note the Divine Service will be at 10 am. …

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Sermon Holy Tuesday Vespers

Holy Tuesday Vespers

During Holy Week, we will post the Reading of the Passion each night. These Vespers focus on the Gospel reading and do not include a sermon. Click here to open the bulletin in a new tab or scroll down to follow along. Announcements Easter Sunday: Please note the Divine Service will be at 10 am. …

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Sermon Holy Monday Vespers

Holy Monday Vespers

During Holy Week, we will post the Reading of the Passion each night. These Vespers focus on the Gospel reading and do not include a sermon. Click here to open the bulletin in a new tab or scroll down to follow along. Announcements Easter Sunday: Please note the Divine Service will be at 10 am. …

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Sermon Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday

Shout hosanna! While there were a few who knew and understood Christ’s entry into Jerusalem, it was no grand entrance. Rather, he entered on a donkey in true humility and grace. If Christ had come in his full glory, we couldn’t have handled it! Rather he came in a state of humility with the full …

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Sermon Repentance is Preparation

Repentance is Preparation

People always want to know “what will tomorrow bring” or “what should I do to prepare for emergencies?” These are, in some ways, the wrong questions for us as Christians to ask. Instead, we might more productively ask “what is the meaning of this life” or “what should I be paying attention to, today, that …

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Uncategorized March 24 – Lenten Vespers

March 24 – Lenten Vespers

Due to technical difficulties, the Midweek Lenten service will not be available until tomorrow (Thursday, March 25th). Apologies for any inconvenience.