December 10, 2017

SECOND SUNDAY of ADVENT

LITURGY: Pg 5 in TLH (Divine Service w/o Holy Communion)

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Divine Service 12-10-17

SERMON: “We Are Looking Forward”   2 Peter 3:13-14

  1. We are looking forward to new heavens and a new earth.
  2. Therefore we should be diligent to be found by the Lord in peace spotless and blameless.

    This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)
    from 9-10am on Sunday, December 17th.

December 3, 2017

FIRST SUNDAY in ADVENT

LITURGY: Pg 15 in TLH – Divine Service with Holy Communion

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Divine Service 12-03-17

SERMON: “God Acts for Those Who Wait for Him; We Shall Be                   Saved!”    Isaiah 64:4-5

  1. God acted for His waiting people long ago.
  2. God acts for His waiting people still today.

    This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)
    from 9-10am on Sunday, December 10th.

November 26, 2017

LAST SUNDAY OF THE CHURCH YEAR

LITURGY: Pg 32 in TLH – The Order of Matins 

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Divine Service 11-26-17

SERMON: “Heirs of the Father Serve the King by Serving His Brothers”

Matthew 25:34-36, 40

  1. Our salvation: We are the Father’s blessed heirs.
  2. The evidence of our salvation: We serve the King’s brothers, which is service for the King Himself.

November 19, 2017

TWENTY-FOURTH  SUNDAY after PENTECOST

LITURGY: pg 46 in TLH (Confessional Service with Holy Communion moving to pg 22 for the Nicene Creed and Communion liturgy.)

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Divine Service 11-19-17

SERMON: “Faithful with the Lord’s Talents” Matthew 25:20-21

  1. Our Lord has entrusted us with much.
  2. He expects us to be faithful in using it.
  3. We will commend and reward His faithful servants.

November 12, 2017

TWENTY-THIRD SUNDAY after PENTECOST

LITURGY: Pg 5 in TLH (Divine Service w/o Holy Communion)

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Divine Service 11-12-17

SERMON: “Words of Comfort concerning Those who are               Asleep in Jesus”   1 Thessalonians 4:13-18

  1. The word of the Lord about those who are asleep in Jesus.
  2. Comfort one another with these words.

this Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)
from 9-10am on Sunday, November 19th.

November 5, 2017

ALL SAINTS DAY (Observed)

LITURGY: Pg 15 in TLH – Divine Service with Holy Communion

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Divine Service 11-05-17-ALL SAINTS DAY

SERMON: “What Kind of Love!”  1 John 3:1-3

  1. Our Father has called and made us His children.
  2. We will be like Jesus when He appears.
  3. We who hope on Jesus purify ourselves, as He is pure.

    This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)
    from 9-10am on Sunday, November 12th.

October 29, 2017

THE FESTIVAL OF THE REFORMATION

500TH ANNIVERSARY

LITURGY: THE GERMAN MASS OF 1525 (in English) – See below for Worship Bulletin

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Divine Service 10-29-17- REFORMATION DAY

SERMON: God’s Way of Dealing with Sin: Christ Jesus!                  Romans 3:23-25

  1. False ways of dealing with sin
  2. God’s way is justification in Christ Jesus.

    This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)
    from 9-10am on Sunday, November 5th.

October 22, 2017

TWENTIETH SUNDAY after PENTECOST

LITURGY: Pg 32 in TLH – The Order of Matins 

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Divine Service 10-22-17

SERMON: “Thankful in Knowing Our Election” 1 Thessalonians 1:2, 4-5

  1. God chose us for salvation because of His love in Christ.
  2. We know this because the gospel came to us in the Spirit’s powerful and assuring word.

This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)
from 9-10am on Sunday, October 29th.

October 15, 2017

NINETEENTH SUNDAY after PENTECOST

LITURGY: pg 46 in TLH (Confessional Service with Holy Communion moving to pg 22 for the Nicene Creed and Communion liturgy.)

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Divine Service 10-15-17

SERMON: “Everything Is Ready; Come to the Feast”               Matthew 22:1-14

  1. The parable explained.
  2. Heed the King’s invitation.
  3. Everything is ready.

This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)
from 9-10am on Sunday, October 22nd.

October 08, 2017

EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY after PENTECOST

LITURGY: Pg 5 in TLH (Divine Service w/o Holy Communion)

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Divine Service 10-08-17

SERMON: “I Am Pressing on toward the Goal”  Philippians 3:12-14

  1. The right goal
  2. The right way of laying hold of the goal

    This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria) from 9-10am on Sunday, October 15th.