Sermons on Matthew

Sermons on Matthew

Matthew 26:20-30; Mark 14:17-26; Luke 22:14-23; 1 Corinthians 11:23-29 – The Three Unions in Holy Communion

WELCOME TO WORSHIP In the name of our Savior, Jesus Christ, we welcome you to St. Paul’s. We especially welcome our guests who have joined us today. We pray that your soul will be strengthened by the good news of God’s forgiveness through Jesus.  WHAT IS MAUNDY THURSDAY? Maundy Thursday receives its name from the Latin phrase novum mandatum, which means, “new command.” It refers to Jesus’ words which he spoke to his disciples on this night, “A new command I give…

Matthew 26:18 – “I Will Keep the Passover”

WELCOME TO WORSHIP In the name of our Savior, Jesus Christ, we welcome you to St. Paul’s. We especially welcome our guests who have joined us today. We pray that your soul will be strengthened by the good news of God’s forgiveness through Jesus.  PRAYER IN PREPARATION FOR TODAY’S WORSHIP Lord Jesus, you were led like a lamb to the slaughter for me. I deserved death for the sin I committed against you, yet you shed your precious blood in my place.…

Matthew 27:3,4 – What to Remember When You Are Seized with Remorse 

WELCOME TO WORSHIP In the name of our Savior, Jesus Christ, we welcome you to St. Paul’s. We especially welcome our guests who have joined us today. We pray that your soul will be strengthened by the good news of God’s forgiveness through Jesus.  PRAYER IN PREPARATION FOR TODAY’S WORSHIP Lord Jesus, I am often overcome with guilt and the knowledge of my sin. Remind me of the price you paid for my guilt on the cross. Tonight calm my heart with…

Matthew 27:27-31

Click the Save button above to download today’s bulletin which includes Scripture lessons. If Full screen is not working on the video player above, try visiting this link: https://www.facebook.com/stpaulsbangor/live_videos/ HYMN # 254                                                                     “The Day Full of Grace” INVOCATIONCONFESSION OF SINS AND ABSOLUTION(please join to sing verses 1…

Matthew 21:33-43

Click the Save button above to download today’s bulletin which includes Scripture lessons. If Full screen is not working on the video player above, try visiting this link: https://www.facebook.com/stpaulsbangor/live_videos/ HYMN:  # 254 (verses 1-3)                                                      “The Day Full of Grace”INVOCATIONCONFESSION OF SINABSOLUTIONPRAYER AND PRAISETHE PRAYER OF THE DAYThe Word of GodTHE OLD TESTAMENT LESSON:    …

Matthew 21:28-32

Click the Save button above to download today’s bulletin which includes Scripture lessons. If Full screen is not working on the video player above, try visiting this link: https://www.facebook.com/stpaulsbangor/live_videos/ HYMN:  #368                                          “O Savior, Precious Savior”INVOCATIONCONFESSIONABSOLUTIONSALUTATIONPRAYER OF THE DAYThe Word of GodHYMN: #403 “I Know my Faith is Founded”The Sermon: Matthew 21:28-32                     …

Matthew 20:1-16

Click the Save button above to download today’s bulletin which includes Scripture lessons. If Full screen is not working on the video player above, try visiting this link: https://www.facebook.com/stpaulsbangor/live_videos/ Order of Service WELCOME  OPENING HYMN # 756                          “We Walk By Faith and Not By Sight”THE CONFESSION OF SINSPRAYER OF THE DAYThe WordThe Old Testament Reading: Jonah 4:5-11The Psalm of the Day: Psalm 27              …

Matthew 18:21-35 – “Forgiveness has no limits”

Click the Save button above to download today’s bulletin which includes Scripture lessons. If Full screen is not working on the video player above, try visiting this link: https://www.facebook.com/stpaulsbangor/live_videos/ TODAY’S SERVICE AND THEMEHYMNS: 234  493  384    316  SCRIPTURE LESSONS: Genesis 50:15-21, Ephesians 4:29-5:2SERMON: Matthew 18:21-35 – “Forgiveness has no limits” INFORMATION  The unusual circumstances facing the congregation because of the Coronavirus is compounded with the retirement of Pastor Hefti. Many things are different about worship these days. Masks are a…

Matthew 9:10-13 – WHAT BEING SORRY FOR MY SINS INVOLVES

Click the Save button above to download today’s bulletin which includes Scripture lessons. If Full screen is not working on the video player above, try visiting this link: https://www.facebook.com/stpaulsbangor/live_videos/ Opening Hymn – 235 Liturgy – Page 38 (front of hymnal)Scripture Lessons: Ezekiel 18:25-32; Psalm 51:15-172 Corinthians 7:6-10; Matthew 9:10-13(Please note responses after Epistle & Gospel Lessons – Page 40)Hymn – 304SERMON – Matthew 9:10-13 – WHAT BEING SORRY FOR MY SINS INVOLVESThe Apostles’ Creed – Page 41 (front of hymnal)The Offering Will Be…

Matthew 25:31-46 – DAY IN COURT

Opening Anthem: “Ring Out The Joy” Chime Choir: “We Bow Down”Liturgy – Page 38 “Service of the Word” in its entirety (front of hymnal)Scripture Readings: Joel 3:12-16 Psalm 96:11-132 Corinthians 5:6-10; Matthew 25:31-46(“Verse of the Day” response after Epistle & Response After Gospel – Page 40)Hymn – 207SERMON – Matthew 25:31-46 – DAY IN COURTThe Apostles’ Creed After Sermon (Page 41 – front of hymnal)Offering – Prayers – Lord’s PrayerHymn – 209Closing Prayer & Benediction (Pages 43-44)Closing Hymn – 382__________________________________________________________________________________ SIGN-UP SHEET for help…

Matthew 26:57-68 WHAT DID THEY SEE IN HIM?…CAIAPHAS

Opening Hymn – Morning Service: 354 Evening Service: Choir – “I Will Sing Of My Redeemer”Liturgy – Page 38 (abbreviated “Service of the Word”)Scripture Lesson: Matthew 26:57-68Hymn – 359SERMON –– Matthew 26:57-68WHAT DID THEY SEE IN HIM?…CAIAPHASApostles’ Creed – Page 41OfferingPrayer – Lord’s Prayer BenedictionClosing Hymn – 128

Matthew 26:14-25 – WHAT DID THEY SEE IN HIM?…JUDAS

Opening Hymn – Morning Service: 111 Evening Service: Ring Out the Joy Chime Choir: “When I Survey The Wondrous Cross”Liturgy – Page 38 (abbreviated “Service of the Word”)Scripture Lesson: Matthew 26:14-25Hymn – 121SERMON – Matthew 26:14-25 – WHAT DID THEY SEE IN HIM?…JUDASApostles’ Creed – Page 41OfferingPrayer – Lord’s Prayer BenedictionClosing Hymn – 104