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Serving Because You Are Saved, Not to Be Saved

Second-Last Sunday of the Church Year 

November 18, 2018

Matthew 25:31–46


What We Are Moving Toward

Third-Last Sunday of the Church Year 

Commemoration of Martin of Tours, Pastor

November 11, 2018

Matthew 24:15–28


Is Unity Possible? 

All Saints’ Day [Observed]

Twenty-Third Sunday after Trinity

November 4, 2018

Matthew 5:1–12


Reformation Returns You to Repentance and Righteousness

Reformation Day [Observed]

Twenty-Second Sunday after Trinity

Commemoration of Simon and Jude, Apostles

October 28, 2018

Matthew 11:12–15


Signs So That You May Believe

Twenty-First Sunday after Trinity

October 21, 2018

John  4:46–54


Invitation 

Twentieth Sunday after Trinity

October 14, 2018

Matthew 22:1–14


On Earth As It Is in Heaven

Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity

Commemoration of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, Pastor

October 7, 2018

Matthew 9:1–8


What Do You Think About the Christ?

Eighteenth Sunday after Trinity

Commemoration of Jerome, Translator of Holy Scripture

September 30, 2018

Matthew 22:34–46


O Christ, My Joy Forever

Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity

September 23, 2018

Luke 14:1–11


God Raises You from the Dead

Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity

Commemoration of Cyprian of Carthage, Pastor and Martyr

September 16, 2018

Luke 7:11–17


Your Heavenly Father Knows What You Need

Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity

September 9, 2018

Matthew 6:24–34


Go and Do Likewise

Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity

August 26, 2018

Luke 10:23–37


Hearing, Believing, Speaking

Twelfth Sunday after Trinity

Commemoration of Bernard of Clairvaux, Hymnwriter and Theologian

August 19, 2018

Mark 7:31–37


The Assault on Your Religion

Eleventh Sunday after Trinity

August 12, 2018

Luke 18:9–14


The Cross Is the Ultimate Irony

Tenth Sunday after Trinity

August 5, 2018

Luke 19:41–48


Jesus Will Replenish You

Seventh Sunday after Trinity

July 15, 2018

Mark 8:1–9


In Dying, We Live

Sixth Sunday after Trinity

July 8, 2018

Matthew 5:20–26


What Does God do for You?

Fifth Sunday after Trinity

July 1, 2018

Luke 5:1–11


Why Does Jesus Call You to Do the Impossible?

Fourth Sunday after Trinity

Commemoration of the Nativity of John the Baptist

June 24, 2018

Luke 6:36–42


The Joy that Comes from Looking Beyond Yourself

Third Sunday after Trinity

June 17, 2018

Luke 15:1–10


What Is It You Really Believe?

Second Sunday after Trinity

June 10, 2018

Luke 14:15–24


The Lord Has Dealt Bountifully With Me

First Sunday after Trinity

June 3, 2018

Luke 16:19–31


The Penetrating Gaze of God

The Holy Trinity

May 27, 2018

John 3:1–15


The Holy Spirit, the Teacher

The Day of Pentecost

May 20, 2018

John 14:23–31


The Eternal Now

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Exaudi 

May 13, 2018

John 15:26—16:4


How to Pray in the Name of Jesus

Sixth Sunday of Easter

Rogate 

May 6, 2018

John 16:23–30


It Is Better to Receive than to Give

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Cantate 

April 29, 2018

John 16:5–15


Live in Your Baptism

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Jubilate 

April 22, 2018

John 16:16–22


The Shepherd and Overseer of Your Souls

Third Sunday of Easter

April 15, 2018

John 10:11–16


Confessing in Our Life and Conversation

Second Sunday of Easter

April 8, 2018

John 20:19–31


Easter Fool’s Day

The Resurrection of Our Lord 

Easter Day 

April 1, 2018

Mark 16:1-8


The Triumph of Good Friday

Good Friday

March 30, 2018

John 18:1—19:42


How Is it that We Are in Christ?

Maundy Thursday

March 29, 2018

John 13:1–15


God's Speaking Is Always an Announcement of Jesus

Palm Sunday

Palmarum

Sunday of the Passion

The Annunciation of Our Lord

March 25, 2018

Matthew 21:1–9


The Questions of Jesus: My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?

Midweek in the Fifth Sunday in Lent

March 21, 2018

Matthew 27:46


Gladly Hear and Learn

Fifth Sunday in Lent

Judica

March 18, 2018

John 8:46–59



The Word Enfleshed Gives You His Flesh

Third Sunday in Lent

Laetare

March 11, 2018

John 6:1–15



What It Means that You Are Baptized

Second Sunday in Lent

Oculi

March 4, 2018

Luke 11:14–28


The Questions of Jesus: Shall I not drink the cup that the Father has given me?

Midweek in the Second Sunday in Lent

February 28, 2018

John 18:11


Are You Getting Only Crumbs?

Second Sunday in Lent

Reminiscere

February 25, 2018

Matthew 15:21–28


The Questions of Jesus: Whom do you seek?

Midweek in the First Sunday in Lent

February 21, 2018

John 18:4


The Journey of Lent, and Life

First Sunday in Lent

Invocabit

Commemoration of Martin Luther, Doctor and Confessor

February 18, 2018

Matthew 4:1–11


The Questions of Jesus: Could you not watch with me one hour?

Ash Wednesday

Commemoration of Valentine, Martyr

February 14, 2018

Matthew 26:40


Faith Is Seeing What Cannot Be Seen

Quinquagesima

February 11, 2018

Luke 18:31–43


God’s Eternal Optimism

Sexagesima

February 4, 2018

Luke 8:4–15


We Don’t Really Get Our Lord’s Generosity

Septuagesima

January 28, 2018

Matthew 20:1–16


Looking Backward, Going Forward

Second Sunday after the Epiphany

January 14, 2018

John 2:1–11


Offer Your Body As a Living Sacrifice

First Sunday after the Epiphany

January 7, 2018

Luke 2:41–52