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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).

June 24, 2018

FIFTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

LITURGY: Pg 32 in TLH – The Order of Matins 

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Divine Service 06-24-18

SERMON: “Jesus Calms Storms; Trust Him”  Mark 4:39-40

  1. Jesus calms storms: bad weather and troubles.
  2. We should trust His power and mercy
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    This Service will also be broadcasted on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)  from 9-10am on Sunday, July 1st.

June 17, 2018

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 06-17-18

Guest Pastor:  Rev. Michael Bahr

SERMON: “The Kingdom of God”

Mark 4:26-34

June 3, 2018

SECOND SUNDAY after PENTECOST

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

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Divine Service 06-03-18

SERMON: “The Sabbath Is for Man” Mark 2:27-28   

  1. Man was not made for the Sabbath.
  2. The Sabbath was made for man.
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    This Service will also be broadcasted on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)  from 9-10am on Sunday, June 10th.

May 27, 2018

The HOLY TRINITY Sunday

LITURGY: Pg 32 in TLH – The Order of Matins 

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Divine Service 05-27-18

SERMON: “Holy, Holy, Holy, Is the Lord of Hosts!”  Isaiah 6:3

  1. The Lord’s holiness should fill us sinners with fear and awe.
  2. The Lord’s holiness should draw us to trust His atoning mercy.
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    This Service will also be broadcasted on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)  from 9-10am on Sunday, June 3rd.

May 20, 2018

The DAY of 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 05-20-18

SERMON: “Jesus Sent the Helper to Convict and Convince”  John 16:7-11

  1. The Helper, the Holy Spirit, convicts and convinces concerning sin, righteousness, and judgment.
  2. He did this work on Pentecost, and continues it for our blessing.

May 13, 2018

SEVENTH SUNDAY of EASTER

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

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Divine Service 05-13-18

SERMON: “Faith in the Son of Man Assures Us:” 1 John 5:13-14

  1. We have everlasting life.
  2. He hears our prayers when we ask according to His will.

This Service will also be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)  from 9-10am on Sunday, May 20th.

May 06, 2018

SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER

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

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Divine Service 05-06-18

SERMON: “Abide in Jesus’ Love that Your Joy May Be Made Full”                   John 15:9-11

  1. The nature of Jesus’ joy.
  2. Jesus loves us, and wants us to abide in His love.
  3. When we abide in Jesus’ love, He makes our joy full.
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 This Service will also be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)  from 9-10am on Sunday, May 13th.

April 29, 2018

FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER

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

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Divine Service 04-29-18

SERMON: “Jesus’ Word Makes Us Clean and Fruitful Branches” John 15:1-3

  1. Jesus is the Source of our life and fruitfulness; we must abide in Him.
  2. As we abide in Jesus through His word, the Father continues to cleanse us and make us fruitful.

    This Service will also be broadcast on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)  from 9-10am on Sunday, May 6th.

April 22, 2018

FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER

LITURGY: Pg 32 in TLH – The Order of Matins 

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Divine Service 04-22-18

SERMON: “God is Greater than Our Hearts”

               1 John 3:19-20

  1. When our hearts condemn us…
  2. God is greater than our hearts, and He knows all things.

This Service will also be broadcasted on 1140 AM-WVEL (Peoria)  from 9-10am on Sunday, April 29.