“Who Do You Say I Am?”  (July 14, 2019)

Sermon Text: Luke 9:18 – 24 Pastor Daniel Schmidt “Who is Jesus?”  Has anyone ever asked you that question?  If so, how did you answer?  Some answer that question by saying that Jesus was simply a great teacher.  Others will say that he was a good man, who said some good things, whose good example more…

  WHEN THE STORMS COME (July 7, 2019)

Sermon Text: Mark 4:35-41 Rev. Charles W. Papenfuss   We get some pretty severe storms here in Wisconsin, don’t we? In the summer it’s thunderstorms, with lightning and thunder and high winds and buckets of rain pouring from the sky. In the winter it’s snowstorms with all kinds of the white fluffy stuff piling up in more…

Be Proud That You Are a Citizen of Heaven! (June 30, 2019)

Sermon Text: Romans 13:1-7 Pastor Daniel Schmidt           This past Tuesday, the Watertown Daily Times ran an article on the front page of the newspaper that began: “With Americans preparing to show their national pride this Fourth of July, the personal finance website WalletHubtoday released its report on 2019’s Most Patriotic States more…

What Are Your Treasures? (April 28, 2019)

Sermon Text: Luke 16:19-31 Seminarian Barty Cox “Salvation lies within.” Maybe you remember this quote from the movie Shawshank Redemption. Convicted felon Andy Dufresne finds himself facing a surprise cell inspection from the prison guards and warden. As the warden leaves the cell, he gives Andy his Bible back and offers him this memorable quote. more…

Remember Jesus Christ: He Has Risen (Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019)

Sermon Text 2 Timothy 2:8 Pastor Steven Pagels In the name of our Savior Christ Jesus, who has destroyed death and has brought life and immortality to light through the gospel, dear friends: For many of us, the Easter story is a familiar story.  And if you didn’t know it before, you just heard it more…

Who is This That Comes in the Name of the Lord? (April 14, 2018)

Sermon Text: Luke 19:28 – 40 Pastor Daniel Schmidt Imagine that you are there standing among the crowd that first Palm Sunday?  What do you see?  What do you hear?  Maybe you see Roman soldiers keeping an eye on the crowd.  You see Jesus, riding on a young donkey.  You see some people spreading their more…