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A member of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LC-MS)
Sermon Series

by Pastor John Straub

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06-25-2017 “Turning the World Upside Down — Question One” Read Listen
06-18-2017 “Turning the World Upside Down” Read Listen
06-11-2017 “The Holy Trinity” Read Listen
06-04-2017 “Holy Spirit, Dwell With Me” Read Listen
05-28-2017 “Watch and Work” Read Listen
05-21-2017 “If You Love Me” Read Listen
05-14-2017 “If You Know Me” Read Listen
04-30-2017 “Were Not Our Hearts Burning?” Read Listen
04-23-2017 “Seeing Is Believing” Read Listen
04-16-2017 “Wise Up — Triumphant Wisdom” Read Listen
04-14-2017 “Wise Up — Broken Wisdom” Read Listen
04-13-2017 “Wise Up — Common Wisdom” Read Listen
04-09-2017 “Wise Up — Successful Wisdom” Read Listen
04-05-2017 “Lent — A Time of Renewal of Godly Fear and …” Read Listen
04-02-2017 “Wise Up — High-Way Wisdom” Read Listen
03-29-2017 “Lent — A Time of Renewal of True Religion” Read Listen
03-26-2017 “Wise Up — Working Wisdom” Read Listen
03-22-2017 “Lent — A Time of Renewal of Witness” Read Listen
03-19-2017 “Wise Up — Winning Wisdom” Read Listen
03-15-2017 “Lent — A Time of Renewal of Obedience” Read Listen
03-12-2017 “Wise Up — Uncompromising Wisdom” Read Listen
03-08-2017 “Lent — A Time of Renewal of Priorities” Read Listen
03-05-2017 “Wise Up: Unconventional Wisdom” Read Listen
03-01-2017 “Lent — A Time of Renewal of Servanthood” Read Listen
02-26-2017 “You Are There!” Read Listen
02-19-2017 “Faith or Fear” Read Listen
02-12-2017 “Choose Life” Read Listen
02-05-2017 “You Are the Salt of the Earth” Read Listen
01-29-2017 “Ready or Not” Read Listen
01-15-2017 “Come and See” Read Listen
01-08-2017 “Following a Star and Finding a Shack” Read Listen
01-01-2017 “Cross-Words: Repent, Repeat” Read Listen
12-31-2016 “Cross-Words: Listen, Salvation” Read Listen
12-25-2016 “Christmas Gifts from God” Read Listen
12-24-2016 “Cross-Words: Government, Peace” Read Listen
12-18-2016 “God Is Doing a New Thing” Read Listen
12-14-2016 “Cross-Words: See, Now” Read Listen
12-11-2016 “Who Do You Say I Am?” Read Listen
12-07-2016 “Cross-Words: Comfort, Hope” Read Listen
12-04-2016 “Accept Each Other as Christ Accepted You” Read Listen
11-27-2016 “Don’t Miss the Boat” Read Listen
11-24-2016 “Thanksgiving” Read  
11-20-2016 “What to Do When You See a King” Read Listen
10-30-2016 “Moving from Membership to Discipleship: Giving” Read Listen
10-23-2016 “Moving from Membership to Discipleship: Witness” Read Listen
10-16-2016 “Moving from Membership to Discipleship: Service” Read Listen
10-09-2016 “Moving from Membership to Discipleship: Worship” Read  
09-25-2016 “Moving from Membership to Discipleship: Bible Study” Read Listen
09-18-2016 “Moving from Membership to Discipleship” Read Listen
09-11-2016 “Since Jesus Came Into My Life” Read Listen
09-04-2016 “Consider the Cost” Read Listen
08-28-2016 “Mimics Become Models” Read  
08-14-2016 “What Does Faith Offer?” Read Listen
08-07-2016 “What, Me Worry?” Read Listen
07-31-2016 “The Problem with Greed” Read Listen
07-24-2016 “Remembering Christmas” Read Listen
07-17-2016 “God Can Do Anything” Read Listen
07-10-2016 “Go and Do Likewise” Read Listen
07-03-2016 “Fruits of Faith” Read Listen
06-26-2016 “Unselfish Love” Read Listen
06-19-2016 “Graveyard Prayers” Read Listen
06-12-2016 “Your Sins Are Forgiven” Read Listen
06-05-2016 “When God Comes to Visit” Read Listen
05-22-2016 “Before Abraham Was, I Am” Read Listen
05-15-2016 “My Peace I Give You” Read Listen
05-08-2016 “Why Do You Stand Here?” Read Listen
05-01-2016 “Are You Afraid?” Read Listen
04-24-2016 “As I Have Loved You” Read Listen
04-17-2016 “The Gospel of God’s Grace” Read Listen
04-10-2016 “I Have Failed the Lord” Read Listen
04-03-2016 “Stop Doubting and Believe” Read Listen
03-27-2016 “The Servant of Isaiah: The Servant Shares…” Read Listen
03-25-2016 “The Servant of Isaiah: The Servant Saves By Suffering…” Read Listen
03-24-2016 “The Servant of Isaiah: The Servant Blesses with Hidden…” Read Listen
03-20-2016 “The Arrival of the King” Read Listen
03-16-2016 “The Servant of Isaiah: The Servant Has Beautiful Feet” Read Listen
03-13-2016 “The Cornerstone” Read Listen
03-09-2016 “The Servant of Isaiah: The Servant Is Focused on His…” Read Listen
03-06-2016 “The Prodigal Father” Read Listen
03-02-2016 “The Servant of Isaiah: From Forgotten to Remembered” Read Listen
02-28-2016 “Unless You Repent” Read Listen
02-24-2016 “The Servant of Isaiah: The Servant Is Given a Large Task” Read Listen
02-21-2016 “Unexpected Temptation” Read Listen
02-17-2016 “The Servant of Isaiah: The Servant Suffers for Sin” Read Listen
02-14-2016 “The Ultimate Battle” Read Listen
02-10-2016 “The Servant of Isaiah: The Divine Plan for His Servant” Read Listen
02-07-2016 “The Real Jesus” Read Listen
01-31-2016 “The Lord Has Appointed You” Read Listen
01-24-2016 “No Christian Is an Island” Read Listen
01-17-2016 “It’s Time to Speak, Yes, But …” Read Listen
01-10-2016 “The Wonderful Word” Read Listen
01-03-2016 “Invitations from the Magi” Read Listen
12-31-2015 “Boldly Into the New Year” Read Listen
12-27-2015 “The Song of Simeon” Read Listen
12-25-2015 “The Fulness of Time” Read Listen
12-24-2015 “He Was Born to Be” Read Listen
12-20-2015 “Who Is This New-Born King?” Read Listen
12-16-2015 “The Peace of Christmas” Read Listen
12-13-2015 “Living in Joy and Peace” Read Listen
12-09-2015 “The Bible and the Babe” Read Listen
12-06-2015 “The Refining, Purifying, Justifying Message” Read Listen
12-02-2015 “Who Is He in Yonder Stall” Read Listen
11-29-2015 “The King Who Leafed Out” Read Listen
11-25-2015 “Christian Thanksgiving” Read Listen
11-22-2015 “What Is Truth?” Read Listen
11-15-2015 “We Shall Not Be Moved” Read Listen
11-01-2015 “From Death to Life” Read Listen
10-25-2015 “True Freedom” Read Listen
10-18-2015 “First Place or Second Place” Read Listen
10-11-2015 “The Secret of Life” Read Listen
10-04-2015 “The Danger of Drifting” Read Listen
09-27-2015 “Where Is God When …” Read Listen
09-13-2015 “Feeble Faith Meets Strong Savior” Read Listen
09-06-2015 “And God Said, ‘I Love You!’” Read Listen
08-30-2015 “God’s Wonderful Word” Read Listen
08-16-2015 “How High Is Your Hurdle?” Read Listen
Knowing God
06-21-2015 “Sometimes He Calms the Storm” Read Listen
04-19-2015 “My Little Children” Read Listen
03-29-2015 “The Humble King” Read Listen
03-22-2015 “Be Still and Know” Read Listen
03-15-2015 “For God So Loved the World” Read Listen
11-23-2014 “Lord, When Did We See You?” Read Listen
08-24-2014 “Is That Your Final Answer?” Read Listen
06-15-2014 “In the Beginning, God …” Read Listen
05-25-2014 “The Unknown God” Read Listen
04-27-2014 “Inexpressible and Glorious Joy” Read Listen
02-02-2014 “The Lesson of Simeon” Read Listen
03-17-2013 “The Patience of Grace” Read Listen
“Our Suffering Savior” Lenten Series
03-29-2013 “A Rich Burial” Read Listen
03-28-2013 “Bloodbath” Read Listen
03-20-2013 “Is There No Justice?” Read Listen
03-13-2013 “Knowing When to Keep Quiet” Read Listen
03-06-2013 “Stray Sheep” Read Listen
02-27-2013 “By His Wounds We Are Healed” Read Listen
02-24-2013 “Appearances Can Be Deceiving” Read Listen
02-13-2013 “Who Has Believed?” Read Listen
Understanding God
2015 Lent Series
04-03-2015 “It Is Finished” Read Listen
04-02-2015 “The Mandate” Read Listen
03-25-2015 “Father, into Your Hands I Commit My Spirit” Read Listen
03-18-2015 “I Thirst / It Is Finished” Read Listen
03-11-2015 “My God, My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me?” Read Listen
03-04-2015 “Here is Your Mother. Here is Your Son.” Read Listen
02-25-2015 “Today You Will Be with Me in Paradise” Read Listen
02-18-2015 “Father Forgive Them for They Do Not Know What…” Read Listen
12-25-2014 “Why Did God Become Man?” Read Listen
10-05-2013 “Traveling Light” Read Listen
05-05-2013 “If Anyone Loves Me” Read Listen
01-27-2013 “An Act of God” Read Listen
2012 Advent Series
12-19-2012 “Prince of Peace” Read Listen
12-12-2012 “Everlasting Father” Read Listen
12-05-2012 “Mighty God” Read Listen
11-28-2012 “Wonderful Counselor” Read Listen
11-25-2012 “The Majesty of the Unveiled Christ” Read Listen
“Character of God” Series
08-19-2012 “The Faithfulness of God” Read Listen
08-05-2012 “The Love of God” Read Listen
07-29-2012 “The Justice of God” Read Listen
07-22-2012 “The Wisdom of God” Read Listen
07-15-2012 “The Holiness of God” Read Listen
07-08-2012 “The Sovereignty of God” Read Listen
07-01-2012 “The Goodness of God” Read Listen
06-24-2012 “A Spiritual Eye Test” Read Listen
06-17-2012 “Seeing God with 20/20 Vision” Read Listen
Character of God
02-15-2015 “Transfiguration” Read Listen
01-25-2015 “Jesus Christ — The Warrior Seed” Read Listen
06-08-2014 “Streams of Living Water” Read Listen
“Jesus’ Journey” Series
04-20-2014 “Looking for Jesus” Read Listen
04-18-2014 “Shall I Not Drink the Cup the Father Has Given Me?” Read Listen
04-17-2014 “He Came to Serve” Read Listen
04-13-2014 “Welcoming Jesus into Your Life” Read Listen
04-06-2014 “From Death to Life” Read Listen
03-30-2014 “Are We Blind, Too?” Read Listen
03-23-2014 “Life-Giving, Life-Forming Water” Read Listen
03-16-2014 “What If John 3:16 Was Not True?” Read Listen
03-09-2014 “The High Stakes of Temptation” Read Listen
11-10-2013 “Great Is the Lord” Read Listen
Relating to God
05-31-2015 “The Wholeness of Worship” Read Listen
2013 Advent Series
12-25-2013 “The Voice of an Angel and Great Joy for All People” Read Listen
12-24-2013 “The Voice of an Angel and a Sign of Great Joy” Read Listen
12-22-2013 “The Apostle Paul and a Vision of the New Creation” Read Listen
12-18-2013 “A Lesson from an Angel” Read Listen
12-15-2013 “The Prophet Zephaniah and a Vision of Joy in Sorrow” Read Listen
12-11-2013 “A Lesson from the Humble King” Read Listen
12-08-2013 “John the Baptist and a Terrible Wonder” Read Listen
12-04-2013 “A Lesson from the Wise Men” Read Listen
12-01-2013 “The Apostle John and a Vision of the Bride” Read Listen
11-27-2013 “Where Are the Nine?” Read Listen
09-22-2013 “Hope for Hypocrites” Read Listen
08-18-2013 “Chasing the Wind” Read Listen
05-12-2013 “Christ’s Powerful, Joyful Witnesses” Read Listen
04-28-2013 “Take It or It Will Leave” Read Listen
04-21-2013 “Other Sheep” Read Listen
04-14-2013 “Fishermen for Jesus” Read Listen
02-17-2013 “The Temptation of Fasting” Read Listen
01-13-2013 “Humble Hearts, Heavenly Eyes, Helping Hands” Read Listen
01-06-2013 “Wise Men Still Seek Him” Read Listen
12-31-2012 “New Year Requests” Read Listen
12-30-2012 “No Jesus No Peace – Know Jesus Know Peace” Read Listen
11-18-2012 “The Blessings of Stewardship” Read Listen
11-11-2012 “Developing Stewardship” Read Listen
11-04-2012 “Here Comes the Bride” Read Listen
10-21-2012 “The Stigma of Smallness” Read Listen
10-14-2012 “Road Builders or Road Blockers” Read Listen
10-07-2012 “Standing Tall” Read Listen
“Moving from Membership to Discipleship” Series
02-19-2012 “Giving – The Proper Perspective” Read Listen
02-12-2012 “Witness” Read Listen
02-05-2012 “Service” Read Listen
01-29-2012 “Worship” Read Listen
01-22-2012 “Prayer” Read Listen
01-15-2012 “Bible Study” Read Listen
01-08-2012 “Moving from Membership to Discipleship” Read Listen
Living for God
08-02-2015 “All For One and One For All” Read Listen
07-26-2015 “The Well-Governed Soul” Read Listen
07-05-2015 “Are You Sent?” Read Listen
05-24-2015 “Counselor for Life” Read Listen
05-10-2015 “The Church in the River”   Listen
05-03-2015 “Glorify God by Bearing Fruit” Read Listen
04-26-2015 “The Life God Blesses” Read Listen
03-01-2015 “Your Hope-Filled Future” Read Listen
02-22-2015 “Living Patience” Read Listen
02-08-2015 “Fighting the Battle of Anger” Read Listen
02-01-2015 “The Cycle of Discipleship” Read Listen
01-18-2015 “Just Plain Old Ordinary Nathanael” Read Listen
01-11-2015 “Redeeming the Time” Read Listen
12-14-2014 “It’s All About Jesus” Read Listen
11-30-2014 “Selfhelplessness” Read Listen
11-16-2014 “Sleeping on the Job” Read Listen
10-19-2014 “The Word on the Street” Read Listen
10-12-2014 “Are You Content?” Read Listen
09-28-2014 “A Tale of Two Sons” Read Listen
09-21-2014 “Seeking God” Read Listen
09-07-2014 “Go Fish” Read  
08-31-2014 “The Heart of Christianity” Read Listen
08-17-2014 “A Crumb Is Enough” Read Listen
08-03-2014 “When God Breaks You” Read Listen
07-27-2014 “The Privilege of Triumph” Read Listen
07-20-2014 “The Wheat and the Weeds” Read Listen
07-13-2014 “Enemies of the Sanctified Life” Read Listen
07-06-2014 “Finding the Right Road” Read Listen
06-29-2014 “A Cup of Cold Water” Read Listen
06-22-2014 “In the Beginning, God …” Read Listen
06-01-2014 “Seven Things Jesus Left Behind” Read Listen
03-02-2014 “Christian Pioneering” Read Listen
God’s Promises
12-07-2014 “Pardon, Providence, Promise, and Peace” Read Listen
Power for Living
06-14-2015 “Fear Knocked, Faith Answered, No One Was There” Read Listen
05-17-2015 “The Tamed Tongue” Read Listen
12-31-2014 “Practical Proverbs for the New Year” Read Listen
02-23-2014 “Love Your Neighbor” Read Listen
02-16-2014 “Resolving Conflict and Disputes” Read Listen
02-09-2014 “Show Me!” Read Listen
01-12-2014 “People of Privileged Birth” Read Listen
01-05-2014 “Living a Joyous Christian Life” Read  
12-31-2013 “The Dream of Beginning Again” Read Listen
12-29-2013 “Going Home Another Way” Read Listen
11-03-2013 “The Lamb Is Their Shepherd” Read Listen
10-27-2013 “Free At Last!” Read Listen
10-20-2013 “Living Today in Light of Tomorrow” Read  
10-06-2013 “Waiting on the Lord” Read Listen
09-15-2013 “Characteristics of a Servant” Read Listen
09-01-2013 “Two Meals” Read Listen
08-25-2013 “The Narrow Door to Heaven” Read Listen
08-04-2013 “Run the Race” Read Listen
07-28-2013 “Deception — Proof Your Faith” Read Listen
“Battle Gear” Series
07-21-2013 “Battle Gear — Prayer” Read Listen
07-14-2013 “Battle Gear — Sword of the Spirit” Read Listen
07-07-2013 “Battle Gear — Salvation” Read Listen
06-16-2013 “Battle Gear — Peace” Read Listen
06-09-2013 “Battle Gear — Righteousness” Read Listen
06-02-2013 “Battle Gear — Truth” Read Listen
05-26-2013 “Battle Gear 101” Read Listen
05-19-2013 “What a Difference a Day Makes” Read Listen
03-03-2013 “A Personal Look Inside” Read Listen
02-24-2013 “Jeremiah, Jesus, and Us” Read Listen
02-03-2013 “Revive Us, Oh Lord” Read Listen
“This Baby Changes Everything” Series
12-25-2012 “Christmas Day” Read  
12-24-2012 “Prophecies Fulfilled” Read Listen
12-23-2012 “He Comes Today” Read Listen
12-09-2012 “And He Will Come Again” Read Listen
12-02-2012 “When the Lord Interrupts” Read Listen
11-21-2012 “Sweet Peas” Read Listen
09-30-2012 “The Suffering Servant and You” Read Listen
“The Basics of Life” Series
09-23-2012 “How to Overcome Temptation” Read Listen
09-16-2012 “How to Be Rich and Poor” Read  
09-09-2012 “Living Your Faith in the Community” Read Listen
09-02-2012 “How to Obtain Wisdom” Read Listen
08-26-2012 “How to Profit from Trials” Read Listen
“Climbing Life’s Mountains” Lenten Series
04-08-2012 “The Victory of Jesus – Part 2” Read Listen
04-06-2012 “The Victory of Jesus – Part 1” Read Listen
04-05-2012 “The Unfinished Feast” Read Listen
03-28-2012 “The Mount of Triumph” Read Listen
03-21-2012 “The Mount of Sacrifice” Read Listen
03-14-2012 “The Mount of Loyalty” Read Listen
03-07-2012 “The Mount of Suffering” Read Listen
02-29-2012 “The Mount of Temptation” Read Listen
02-22-2012 “The Spirit of Calvary’s Climb” Read Listen
Bible Truths
07-19-2015 “Access to God” Read Listen
07-12-2015 “What a Deal!” Read Listen
06-28-2015 “Where There Is Death There Is Hope” Read Listen
04-05-2015 “The Ragman” Read Listen
03-08-2015 “By Grace through Faith” Read Listen
12-28-2014 “New Christmas Clothing” Read Listen
“Angels” Series
12-03-2014 “The Angel Speaks to Zechariah” Read Listen
12-10-2014 “The Angel Speaks to Mary” Read Listen
12-17-2014 “The Angel Speaks to Joseph” Read Listen
11-09-2014 “The Great Day of the Lord” Read Listen
11-02-2014 “What Is to Become of Us?” Read Listen
10-26-2014 “The Truth Will Set You Free” Read Listen
09-14-2014 “Forgiven and Forgiving” Read Listen
05-11-2014 “Hear the Good Shepherd — Follow the Good … (part 2)” Read Listen
05-04-2014 “Hear the Good Shepherd — Follow the Good … (part 1)” Read Listen
“Parables of Jesus” Series
04-09-2014 “What’s Next?” Read Listen
04-02-2014 “Gardening for the Lord” Read Listen
03-26-2014 “Have You Understood All These Things?” Read Listen
03-19-2014 “Working in the Kingdom” Read Listen
03-12-2014 “Forgiven and Forgiving” Read  
03-05-2014 “Be Prepared” Read Listen
01-19-2014 “Look, The Lamb of God!” Read Listen
11-24-2013 “The King on the Cross” Read Listen
11-17-2013 “The Day Is Coming” Read Listen
09-29-2013 “Lessons from a Man in Hell” Read Listen
09-08-2013 “The Cost of Being a Disciple” Read  
03-31-2013 “Satisfaction Guaranteed” Read Listen
03-24-2013 “The Lord of It Has Need” Read Listen
03-10-2013 “Come Home” Read Listen
02-10-2013 “Transfiguration and Us” Read Listen
01-20-2013 “Slaughter of the Innocents” Read Listen
10-28-2012 “Reforming Ourselves” Read Listen
2011 Series on “Heaven”
by Pastor Tom Lange

Based on best selling book Heaven by Randy Alcorn.

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Feb 27 | Feb 20 | Feb 13 | Feb 6 | Jan 30 | Jan 23

Engaging 2005 Summer Sermon Series on Creation Versus Evolution