2017 Sermons

First Sunday after Christmas
December 31
The Savior Enters His Temple to Songs of Praise
+ God has kept his promise +
+ Here is God's salvation for all people to see +
Luke 2:25-40
Pastor Hermanson
Christmas Day
December 25
The Right to Become A Child of God!?!
John 1:1-14
Pastor Ungemach
Christmas Eve Candlelight
December 24
A Child, A Son, The Prince of Peace For Me
Luke 2:1-20
Pastor Hermanson
Christmas Eve Vespers
December 24
Miracles are History
Luke 2:1-20
Pastor Harter

Fourth Sunday of Advent
December 24

The Best Identity Reveal of All Time!
Luke 1:26-38
Pastor Ungemach
Midweek Advent
December 20
Your Guilt The Lord Will Pardon
Psalm 32:1-11
Pastor Ungemach
Midweek Advent
December 13
Despair Not, He Is Near You
Psalm 139:5-12
Pastor Ungemach
Second Sunday of Advent
December 10
In The Darkness of the End Shout Out,
"Here Is Your God"

Isaiah 40:1-11
Pastor Hermanson
Midweek Advent
December 6
Let Your Word Be A Lamp To Light My Way
Psalm 119:105-112
Pastor Ungemach
First Sunday of Advent
December 3
Will You Keep Watch With Me?
+ At the Ready + At Your Post +
Mark 13:32-37
Pastor Harter
Fourth Sunday of End Time
November 26
Look At Your King Now!
+ See our King, the crucified conqueror +
+ See our King, the risen ruler +
Matthew 27:27-31
Pastor Hermanson
November 23
Make Your Thanks Known!
Psalm 105:1
Pastor Ungemach
Third Sunday of End Time
Saints Triumphant
November 19
Grieve with Hope
1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
Pastor Harter
Second Sunday of End Time
November 12
Does Light Or Darkness Fill Our Souls?
+ God's light robes us in faith +
+ God's light grows us in love +
+ God's light roots us in hope +
1 Thessalonians 5:1-11
Pastor Hermanson

First Sunday of End Time
Reformation Sunday
November 5

FREED from the yoke of slavery… Stand FIRM!
Galatians 5:1-6
Pastor Ungemach
Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost
October 29
Grace in All Things
+ Grace in Invitation + Grace in Rejection +
Matthew 22:1-14
Pastor Harter
Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
October 22
God's Patient Grace keeps Calling
Matthew 21:33-43
Pastor Karl Schultz
Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost
October 15
Repent and Live!
Ezekiel 18:1-4, Ezekiel 18:25-32
Pastor Hermanson
Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost
October 8
God Calls You to Seek Him, Not Comprehend Him!
Isaiah 55:6-9
Pastor Ungemach
Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost
October 1
God's Hands
+ Holding Back Harm +
+ Holding Back Evil +
Daniel 10:10-14; Daniel 12:1-3
Pastor Harter
Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 24
The Tough & Tender Pattern of Jesus' Love
Matthew 18:15-20
Pastor Ungemach
Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 17
God's Love Sacrifices
+ God had in mind to sacrifice his life to save us +
+ God has in mind for us to sacrifice our lives to follow him +
Matthew 16:21-26
Pastor Hermanson
Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 10
Give God Alone the Glory Due Him!
Romans 11:33-36
Pastor Ungemach
Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost
September 3
Hold Jesus to His Word
+ Need Him + Talk to Him +
Matthew 15:21-28
Pastor Harter
Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
August 27
More important?: BIG faith or BIG GOD?
Matthew 14:22-33
Pastor Ungemach
Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost
August 20
You Have Come to See the Son of God
+ In compassion he fills you +
+ In compassion he empowers you +
Matthew 14:13-21
Pastor Hermanson
Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
August 13
Fill Your Storeroom with Treasures New & Old!
Matthew 13:44-52
Pastor Ungemach
Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
July 30
Lord, Water Us With Your Word & Accomplish Your Desires Deep Within Us
+ Give us trust in your Word +
+ Make us thirsty for what only you can accomplish +
Isaiah 55:10-11
Pastor Hermanson
Seventh Sunday after Pentecost
July 23
The Simple Path to Rest for Your Soul
Matthew 11:25-30
Pastor Ungemach
Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
July 16
Peace Comes with a Sword
Matthew 10:34-42
Pastor Harter
Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
July 9
Proud To Be a Christian
Matthew 10:24-33
Pastor Hermanson
Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
July 2
While we were still sinners, Christ died for us… That's Love!
Romans 5:6-11
Pastor Ungemach
Third Sunday after Pentecost
June 25

Forget Your Feat
Fall at His Feet

Hosea 5:15 - Hosea 6:1-6

Pastor Harter
Second Sunday after Pentecost
June 18
NOTHING to Boast About?!?
Romans 3:21-28
Pastor Ungemach
The Holy Trinity
June 11
Our Jesus Is the Son Within The Triune God
+ Jesus holds all authority +
+ Jesus calls us to make disciples by baptizing +
+ Jesus calls us to teach complete obedience to his commands +
Matthew 28:16-20
Pastor Hermanson
The Day of Pentecost
June 4
Miracle in the Message
John 16:5-11
Pastor Harter

8th Grade Graduation
June 2

An Answer… A Hope
1 Peter 3:15
Pastor Harter
Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 28
A Realistic Presentation of Christian Suffering?!
1 Peter 4:12-17, 1 Peter 5:6-11
Pastor Ungemach
May 25
What Are You Waiting For?
Acts 1:16-23
Pastor Ungemach
Sixth Sunday of Easter
May 21
Jesus Binds Himself to us in Love
We Bind Ourselves to Him in Love

John 14:15-21
Pastor Hermanson
Fifth Sunday of Easter
May 15
Is Your Heart Troubled?
Then Trust… Follow… Listen… Learn to Live…
John 14:1-12
Pastor Ungemach
Fourth Sunday of Easter
May 8
From Here to Heaven
…Walking the Path …Sitting at the Table
Psalm 23
Pastor Harter
Youth Confirmation Sunday
Third Sunday of Easter
April 30
God Made Jesus Our Lord and our Christ
+ God's promise and gift in Holy Baptism +
+ Our devotion to his Word, his family and his service +
Luke 24:13-35
Pastor Hermanson
Second Sunday of Easter
April 23
The Case Is Laid Out for a LIVING Savior
Acts 2:14-32
Pastor Ungemach
Easter Sunday
April 16
No Fear, Know Fear!
Matthew 28:1-10
Pastor Harter
Maundy Thursday
April 13
Repent! Turn to Jesus and Receive a Special Assurance of Your Forgiveness
1 Corinthians 11:23-28
Pastor Ungemach
Palm Sunday
April 9
Which Jesus Is He?
+ Not Always Who You Want + Always Who You need +
Matthew 21:1-11
Pastor Harter
Midweek Lent
April 5
Repent: Turn to Jesus - When You Face Temptations
Mark 14:32-38
Pastor Hermanson
Fifth Sunday in Lent
April 2
A Mother's Trust… The Lord of Life's Amazing Answer!
2 Kings 4:18-37
Pastor Ungemach
Midweek Lent
March 29
Repent: Turn to Jesus - He Changes Your Life
Luke 7:36-50
Pastor Harter

Fourth Sunday in Lent
March 26

Thankfulness Leads to Faithfulness
Matthew 25:14-30
Pastor Hermanson
Midweek Lent
March 22
Repent: Turn to Jesus; He Longs to Forgive You
Luke 23-32-34
Pastor Ungemach
Third Sunday in Lent
March 19
Overwhelming Gratitude Leads to Overwhelming Generosity
Luke 19:1-10
Pastor Harter
Midweek Lent
March 15
Repent: Turn to Jesus - He Holds the Key to Heaven
Luke 23:35-43
Pastor Hermanson
Second Sunday in Lent
March 12
Uncommon Mercy Leads to Uncommon Gratitude
John 4:27-42
Pastor Ungemach
Midweek Lent
March 8
Repent: Turn to Jesus; Do Not Turn Away!
Matthew 27:1-5
Pastor Harter
First Sunday in Lent
March 5
Paradise Lost For All; Paradise Won For All
+ Adam's rebellion condemned all people +
+ Jesus' obedience justified all people +
Romans 5:12-19
Pastor Hermanson
Ash Wednesday
March 1
Repent! Turn to Christ and Not Yourself
Luke 18:9-14
Pastor Ungemach
Last Sunday after the Epiphany
February 26
From Glory to Glory
+ Jesus' Glory + My Glory +
Matthew 17:1-9
Pastor Harter
Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany
February 19
Build God's Temple Carefully
God has made you his temple
Christ is the foundation, the roof and the walls
1 Corinthians 3:10-23
Pastor Hermanson
Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany
February 12
The "Secret" to Understanding What God Has Freely Given Us
1 Corinthians 2:6-13
Pastor Ungemach
Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany
February 5
Truth is Power
+ Unlikely Truth + Certain Power +
1 Corinthians 2:1-5
Pastor Harter
Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany
January 29
One Boast Will ALWAYS Be The Best!
1 Corinthians 1:26-31
Pastor Ungemach
Third Sunday after the Epiphany
January 22
The Light Has Come and Calls Us to Himself
+ Repent and believer + Follow and fish +
Matthew 4:12-23
Pastor Hermanson
Second Sunday after the Epiphany
January 15
See the Lamb? Follow the Lamb!
John 1:29-41
Pastor Ungemach
January 6
A King for All Israel
Matthew 2:1-12
Pastor Harter
January 1
Bow Before the Name of Jesus
Philippians 2:9-13
Pastor Hermanson


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