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 2017-09-21T22:42:36+01:00 me Sermons, LCMS St. Michael & All Angels (observed) http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4980 Sun, 24 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-09-24 - Luke 10:17-20 - Sometimes it does not look like satan is being beaten. The disciples could see evidence that they were winning a victory over satan. Christ our Lord had given them authority over demons. The authority of Christ is in His Word that He... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4980 Holy Cross (observed) http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4976 Sun, 17 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-09-17 - John 12:20-33 - ... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4976 One Year http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4969 Sun, 10 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-09-10 - Luke 10:23-37 - When the lawyer summarized the Law of God, he was answering the question of what to do to inherit eternal life. Christ said that he answered rightly. This means that the two great commandments the lawyer recited are the way to earn... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4969 12th after Trinity http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4965 Sun, 03 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-09-03 - Mark 7:31-37 - A question that may come up with this story of healing a deaf man is why Christ told the people not to tell anyone about the miracle. Although the text itself does not say why, there are a variety of reasons why He may have tried to... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4965 Martyrdom of St. John the Baptist (observed) http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4959 Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-08-30 - Revelation 6:9-11 - Why do we have an altar in our Sanctuary? We do not make sacrifices on it. We do not believe, as some do, that the Body and Blood of Christ are re-sacrificed in the Sacrament of the Altar. Instead, the altar is a reminder of the one and... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4959 Pharisee and Tax Collector http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4950 Sun, 27 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-08-27 - Luke 18:9-14 - The Pharisee did a lot of good works. We need to establish this clearly. If we think that he was a bad guy who was lying about the good things he did, then we miss an important point, and the parable can mislead us. He lists two main... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4950 Matins sermon http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4943 Sun, 13 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-08-13 - 1 Corinthians 10:6-13 - Saint Paul gives us very stern warnings today. He bases his words on the history of the people of Israel in the wilderness. Time and again, they ignored the voice of Moses. They chose grumbling and rebellion, and they reaped the... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4943 Vespers sermon http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4937 Wed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-08-02 - 1 Samuel 17:20-47 and Acts 26:24-29 - We probably will not die for the faith. But we face opposition, even if not fatal. How do we handle such opposition? How do we face others when they stand against us because of the faith? We have a number of examples in our Readings... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4937 Saint James, Elder http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4930 Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-07-26 - 1 Kings 19:9-18 - There is a challenge to our understanding of our text. God gives to Elijah a visual parable, of sorts, but then gives no direct interpretation. The visual parable is His demonstration of power, first in the great and powerful wind, then... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4930 midweek Vespers http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4923 Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 2017-07-19 - 1 Samuel 2:18-36 - Eli was a priest whose sons were very wicked. Although they were also priests and should have set a good example for Israel, they were fornicating with the women who served in the Tabernacle. They were also insisting upon bigger and... http://www.lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=4923