Sermons from March 2022

Sermons from March 2022

Luke 22:31,32 – “Satan Has Asked to Sift All of You.”

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 daily being attacked by Satan, the world, and my sin. Tonight open my eyes to the times I fail in these attacks. Lift up my heart with the…

1 Corinthians 1:18-25 – God’s Folly is Our Power

PRAYER IN PREPARATION FOR TODAY’S WORSHIP Almighty God, I have no other Savior but you. This morning crush my pride and my self-righteous confidence so I can see that I cannot save myself. And when my sins weigh me down and I feel utterly lost, open my mind and heart once again to your message of grace in Jesus. Strengthen my trust in his work on my behalf as I worship you. In his name I pray. Amen.  OPENING HYMN Today…

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.…

Luke 13:1-9 – God is Looking for My Repentance, Now

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 All-knowing and all-seeing God, my ways are in front of your eyes and you examine all of my paths. You know my sins. You also know what I need. Open my mind…

Luke 23:13-16 – A Part for the Whole?

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 rejected by your own people for me. Forgive me for the times I reject you as they did. Tonight be with my spirit as you show me once…

Luke 13:31-35 – Under His Wings

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, the world offers a much easier and seemingly more glorious path in this life. Forgive me when I give in and take those worldly shortcuts instead of glorifying you. Remind…

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…

Joshua 7:16-26 – With Repentance, the LORD Wants Us to Know that… 

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 Almighty Lord of Armies, I know I cannot stand before you with for all of the times I’ve given in when Satan brings temptations to my heart. Thank you for sending me…

Luke 22:66 – The Semblance of Legality

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.  ASH WEDNESDAY Ash Wednesday begins the Christian’s Lenten journey with a reminder of our mortality and a call to repentance. The ancient practice of imposing ashes on the foreheads of Christians gives Ash Wednesday its name; the church…