Rev Eckert Sermons http://lcmssermons.com/rss.php?u=53 Sermons available at LCMSsermons.com en-us Sermons are individually available for use; read the notice at the bottom of each sermon 2018-01-20T10:14:24+01:00 me Sermons, LCMS Transfiguration http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5086 Sun, 21 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST 2018-01-21 - Matthew 17:1-9 - Sometimes there are parallel passages in Scripture that appear to contradict each other, even though they do not really contradict. A parallel is a story that is also found in another book of the Bible. This is common in the Gospels. ... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5086 from the Gospel for 5th Sunday after Epiphany http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5081 Sun, 14 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST 2018-01-14 - Matthew 13:24-30,36-43 - Sometimes people draw a meaning from this Holy Gospel that is incorrect. The incorrect meaning goes something like this: Because the man in the parable says that we are to leave the weeds alone, therefore we should not practice church... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5081 Baptism of our Lord http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5075 Sun, 07 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST 2018-01-07 - Matthew 3:13-17 - Many people object to the Biblical teaching that there is power in Baptism. These people often say that Baptism is our obedience to a command of God, and does not save or give forgiveness. Often they add that Baptism requires full... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5075 some shameless borrowing, adapting, and plagiarizing from Norman Nagel http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5070 Sun, 31 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EST 2017-12-31 - Luke 2:33-40 - The Baby Jesus was brought to the Temple for the event we call the Presentation, forty days after His birth. The Church often celebrates this event on February second. Today also, the Sunday after Christmas, we ponder the prophetic words... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5070 The Nativity of our Lord http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5060 Mon, 25 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EST 2017-12-25 - Luke 2:1-20 - Unto you this day is born a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. The same One appeared to Moses in the bush that burned yet was not consumed. On Christmas we have a new appearance, a new burning bush. For in Christ the fiery flame of the... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5060 Third Wed. in Advent http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5057 Wed, 20 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EST 2017-12-20 - Luke 1:39-56 - ... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5057 Gaudete http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5051 Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EST 2017-12-17 - Isaiah 40:1-11 - ... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5051 Second Midweek http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5045 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EST 2017-12-13 - Micah 4:1-13 - What is this mountain of the house of the Lord of which the prophet Micah speaks? Some readers prefer to understand this only as the physical mountain of Jerusalem. In the end times, some people say, Jerusalem will be the center of... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5045 The Season of Advent http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5040 Sun, 03 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EST 2017-12-03 - Matthew 21:1-9 - ... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5040 Eve of Saint Andrew http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5033 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EST 2017-11-29 - Matthew 4:18-22 - First a little context. In the Gospel of John chapter one, John the Baptist had two disciples, Andrew and one other. They saw Jesus passing by and John said, "Behold the Lamb of God!" and then the two disciples followed Jesus. ... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=5033