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Church that belongs to the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. We are a liturgical church that holds to the Solas of the Reformation: Sola Scriptura (by Scripture alone), Sola Fide (by Faith Alone), Sola Gratia (by Grace alone), Solus Christus (through Christ Alone), Soli Deo Gloria (to the glory of God alone).

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.

October 01, 2017

SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY after PENTECOST

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

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Divine Service 10-01-17

SERMON: “Authority from Heaven”  Matthew 21:23-25

  1. Jesus has authority from heaven for all His teaching and works.
  2. We rest on His authority when we hold to Jesus and His word.

    This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria) from 9-10am on Sunday, October 8th.

SEPTEMBER 24, 2017

SIXTEENTH SUNDAY after PENTECOST

LITURGY: Pg 32 in TLH – The Order of Matins 

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Divine Service 09-24-17

SERMON: “Our Master Is Not Unjust, But Good; So Give Thanks!”   Matthew 20:13-15

  1. He is good to us, giving us all the same reward of grace.
  2. We should not be greedy and grumble, but give thanks.

September 17, 2017

FIFTEENTH 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 09-17-17

SERMON: “Joseph, a Picture of Jesus” Genesis 50:19-20

  1. In forgiving his brothers
  2. In preserving many people alive

September 10, 2017

FOURTEENTH SUNDAY after PENTECOST

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

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Divine Service 09-10-17

SERMON: “Our Father Loves the Little Ones”  Matthew 18:12-14

  1. It is His will that none of them should perish.
  2. He works in us as instruments of His loving will.

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

September 3, 2017

THIRTEENTH SUNDAY after PENTECOST

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

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Divine Service 09-03-17

SERMON: “How Much Is Your Soul Worth?”   Matthew 16:26-27

  1. Nothing is worth forfeiting your soul
  2. Jesus considers your soul priceless.

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

August 27, 2017

TWELFTH SUNDAY after PENTECOST

LITURGY: Pg 32 in TLH – The Order of Matins 

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Divine Service 08-27-17

SERMON: “A Renewing Transformation from God”
Romans 12:2

  1. We need a renewing transformation so that we are not conformed to this age.
  2. God works this renewing transformation in us by His Word.

This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria) from 9-10am on Sunday, September 3rd.

August 20, 2017

ELEVENTH 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 08-20-17

SERMON: “That He May Have Mercy on Them All” Romans 11:32

  1. God confined them all in disobedience, so that He may have mercy on them all.
  2. This same truth applies to individuals; God wants to have mercy on them.
  3. Let us be instruments of God’s mercy.

    This Service will be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria) from 9-10am on Sunday, August 27th.

August 13, 2017

TENTH SUNDAY after PENTECOST

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

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Divine Service 08-13-17

SERMON: “Our Creator Has Everything Under Control”                          Job 38:4, 16

  1. The Lord is the Creator; we are not. He is in control of all things.
  2. He always has a plan for our blessing in the end – supremely in Christ.