Sermons tagged: Theology of the cross

Pastor Luke John Willitz
November 25, 2018

Last Sunday of End Time — Christ the King

“My kingdom is not of this world.”   John 18:33-37 33So Pilate entered his headquarters again and called Jesus and said to him, “Are you the King of the Jews?” 34Jesus answered, “Do you say this of your own accord, or did others say it to you about me?” 35Pilate answered, “Am I a Jew?…

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Pastor Luke John Willitz
September 23, 2018

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Like a Gentle Lamb Jeremiah 11:17-20 17 The Lord of hosts, who planted you, has decreed disaster against you, because of the evil that the house of Israel and the house of Judah have done, provoking me to anger by making offerings to Baal.” 18 The Lord made it known to me and I knew;…

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Pastor Luke John Willitz
September 16, 2018

Sunday, September 16th, 2018

Peter’s Confession Mark 8:27-35 Peter Confesses Jesus as the Christ 27 And Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi. And on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” 28 And they told him, “John the Baptist; and others say, Elijah; and others, one of…

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Pastor Luke John Willitz
September 9, 2018

Sunday, September 9th, 2018

“Your God will come” Isaiah 35:4-7 4 Say to those who have an anxious heart, “Be strong; fear not! Behold, your God will come with vengeance, with the recompense of God. He will come and save you.” 5 Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf unstopped; 6…

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Pastor Luke John Willitz
August 26, 2018

Sunday, August 26th, 2018

“You have the words of eternal life.” John 6:60-69 60 When many of his disciples heard it, they said, “This is a hard saying; who can listen to it?” 61 But Jesus, knowing in himself that his disciples were grumbling about this, said to them, “Do you take offense at this? 62 Then what if…

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Pastor Luke John Willitz
July 8, 2018

Sunday, July 8th, 2018

“My grace is sufficient for you.” 2 Corinthians 12:7-10 7 So to keep me from becoming conceited because of the surpassing greatness of the revelations, a thorn was given me in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to harass me, to keep me from becoming conceited. 8 Three times I pleaded with the Lord about…

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Pastor Luke John Willitz
June 17, 2018

Sunday, June 17th, 2018

The Lord exalts the humble Ezekiel 17:22-24 22 Thus says the Lord God: “I myself will take a sprig from the lofty top of the cedar and will set it out. I will break off from the topmost of its young twigs a tender one, and I myself will plant it on a high and…

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Pastor Luke John Willitz
February 25, 2018

Sunday, February 25th, 2018

Take Up His Cross   Mark 8:31-38 31 And he began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders and the chief priests and the scribes and be killed, and after three days rise again. 32 And he said this plainly. And Peter took him…

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Pastor Luke John Willitz
February 4, 2018

Sunday, February 4th, 2018

Why do bad things happen to good people?   Job 7:1-7 1 “Has not man a hard service on earth, and are not his days like the days of a hired hand? 2 Like a slave who longs for the shadow, and like a hired hand who looks for his wages, 3 so I am…

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Pastor Luke John Willitz
November 26, 2017

Sunday, November 26th, 2017

The God That Failed   Matthew 27:27-31 27 Then the soldiers of the governor took Jesus into the governor’s headquarters, and they gathered the whole battalion before him. 28 And they stripped him and put a scarlet robe on him, 29 and twisting together a crown of thorns, they put it on his head and…

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