Sermon Text: Matthew 25:31-46 November 23, 2014 AD Audio: Come back Monday for the audio of this sermon. Grace, mercy, and peace be unto you from God our Father and from our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. AMEN. Our text for this morning’s sermon is taken from St. Matthew’s gospel account the 25th chapter. Beloved in the Lord, A. The Advent of Judgment There will be an end. With each step the Savior of the World marches towards the passion of His
An Atheist Defends Religion
This is an Issues, Etc. interview with Bruce Sheiman, author of “An Atheist Defends Religion.” It is an altogether interesting interview with the highlight at the 37:00 mark where Pr. Wilken presents the Gospel. The interaction is instructive and the reaction memorable.
Sermon Text: Matthew 25:14-30
As the great Day of the Lord approaches we who bear the burden of Adam’s sin are prone to suffer Adam’s curse. Adam’s sin produces in us all sorts of ungodliness, the most vexing of which is fear, fear of God and fear of one another. Such a frightening condition manifests itself in many and various ways but one particular aspect of fear is that it is always one of retreat. In fear, humanity retreats to the bushes. In fear humanity retreats from one’s neighbor.