Rejoice with Me! Sermon for the Funeral of Jim Hellwinckel

Click here to listen to this sermon. Now the tax collectors and sinners were all drawing near to hear [Jesus]. And the Pharisees and the scribes grumbled, saying, “This man receives sinners and eats with them.” So He told them this parable: “What man of you, having a hundred sheep, if he has lost oneContinue reading “Rejoice with Me! Sermon for the Funeral of Jim Hellwinckel”

The Antidote for Fear and Doubt

Click here to listen to this sermon. On the evening of that day, the first day of the week, the doors being locked where the disciples were for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.” When He had said this, He showed them HisContinue reading “The Antidote for Fear and Doubt”

Proclaiming the Lord’s Death until He Comes

Click here to listen to this sermon.  “For I received from the Lord what I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when He was betrayed took bread, and when He had given thanks, He broke it, and said, ‘This is My body which is for you. Do this in remembranceContinue reading “Proclaiming the Lord’s Death until He Comes”

Return to the Lord: Return and See

Click here to listen to this sermon. Isaiah 25:1–7 (ESV) 25 O Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you; I will praise your name, for you have done wonderful things, plans formed of old, faithful and sure. 2  For you have made the city a heap, the fortified city a ruin; the foreigners’ palaceContinue reading “Return to the Lord: Return and See”

Return to the Lord: Return to the Church

Click here to listen to this sermon. John 19:28–37 (ESV) 28 After this, Jesus, knowing that all was now finished, said (to fulfill the Scripture), “I thirst.” 29 A jar full of sour wine stood there, so they put a sponge full of the sour wine on a hyssop branch and held it to his mouth. 30 WhenContinue reading “Return to the Lord: Return to the Church”