Sermons


Audio recordings of recent sermons at St. Matthew Lutheran Church. For recordings of the full worship service, please contact the church office.

Summer 2017

A Conversation with Luther’s Small Catechism

June 4, 2017 – The First Commandment

June 11 – The Second and Third Commandments

June 18 – The Fourth Commandment

July 2, 2017 – The Fifth, Sixth, Seventh and Eighth Commandments

July 16, 2017 – The Apostles’ Creed, the First Article (poor quality recording)

July 23, 2017 – recording not available

July 30, 2017 – The Apostles’ Creed, the Third Article (part one)

August 6, 2017 – The Apostle’s Creed – the Third Article (part two)

August 13, 2017 – The Lord’s Prayer

August 20, 2017 – Confession

August 27, 2017 – Baptism

September 3, 2017 – Communion

September 10, 2017 – Work

September 17, 2017 – Learning

September 24, 2017 – Justice

October 1, 2017 – Authority

October 8, 2017 – Rev. Patti Webb, Guest Preacher

October 15, 2017 – Who is worthy?

Easter 2017

Easter Sunday – We Have Been Raised (so live like it!)

April 23, 2017 – What You Know (and what you don’t)

April 30, 2017 – Opening up the Word

May 7, 2017 – Jesus is the Gate

May 14, 2017 – The Way of the Cross

May 21, 2017 – Youth Sunday, Rachel Pierce-Cramer preacher

Lent 2017

Ash Wednesday, March 1, 2017 – We Are Church in Confession

March 5, 2017 – Temptation. Rev. Mark Grorud, Immanuel Vision Foundation.

March 12, 2016 – We Are One

March 19, 2017 – Rev. Juliet Hampton, Nebraska Synod. We Are Holy

March 26, 2017 – We Are Catholic

April 2, 2017 – We Are Apostolic

April 13, 2017 – Maundy Thursday. We Are Bread

April 14, 2017 – Good Friday. We Are Healed.

Epiphany 2017

January 15, 2017 – Searching for Truth

January 22, 2017 – Why Church?

January 29, 2016 – The Upside-down Kingdom

February 5, 2017 – Luther the Priest

February 12, 2017 – Luther the Scholar

February 19, 2017 – Luther the Reformer

February 26, 2017 – A Theology of the Cross

Advent – Christmas 2016

November 27, 2016 – Swords into Plowshares

December 4, 2016 – Lying down with Lambs

December 11, 2016 – Make Your Way to Peace

December 18, 2016 – Signs

December 24, 2016 – Put Jesus Back in Christmas

January 1, 2017 – Resolve to not be so Resolved

Fall 2016

August 28, 2016 – I am not afraid.

September 4, 2016 – A God of Action

September 18, 2016 – There is a Balm

September 25, 2016 – The God of Daily Life

October 2, 2016 – A Little Dab

October 9, 2016 – The Starting Place

October 16, 2016 – The Persistent Widow

October 23, 2016 – What if I’m Wrong?

October 30, 2016 – Reform Me!

November 13, 2016 – Take Care!

November 20, 2016 – A Kingdom for Others

November 23, 2016 – Why we need to be Thankful

Summer 2016

May 22, 2016 – Youth Sunday, Emily Keebler preaching

May 29, 2016 – There is no Other Gospel

June 5, 2016 – How Do I Know?

June 12, 2016 – Christ Lives in Me

June 19, 2016 – Jesus is… Scary

June 26, 2016 – Pastor Scott Frederickson

July 3, 2016

July 10, 2016 – Jesus is … Outrageously Merciful

July 17, 2016 – Jesus is … a Life Teacher

July 24, 2016 – Jesus is… Deliberate

July 31, 2016 – Jesus is… Rich Toward God

August 7, 2016 – Jesus is… Undivided

Easter 2016

March 27, 2016 (Easter Sunday) – Now You Can

April 3, 2016 – You can trust

April 10, 2016 – Feed My Sheep

April 24, 2016 – This is Glory

May 1, 2016

May 8, 2016 – Ascended, but still here

May 15, 2016 – Now Prophesy!

Lent 2016

February 14, 2016 – Say Goodbye to Greed

February 21, 2016 – Say Goodbye to Violence

February 28, 2016 – Say Goodbye to Idleness

March 6, 2016 – Say Goodbye to Saying Goodbye

March 13, 2016 – Say Goodbye to Conceit

March 20, 2016 – The Passionate Goodbye

March 24, 2016 (Maundy Thursday) – Bread of Haste

March 25, 2016 (Good Friday) – Prayers for Healing

Epiphany 2016

January 10, 2016 – Baptism of our Lord

January 31, 2016 – The Gift of Love

February 7, 2016 – Transfiguration (Roger Zeeb preaching)