Current Events

Current Events
SERMON SERIES
"Fighting Temptation"
Sundays in Lent
March 10 - April 14

We are all voluntary victims of Satan’s seductions. Look at your life and you’ll find far too many times of shame and sin when Satan successfully placed a temptation before you and you didn’t say no. You may wonder why you did it, but the truth is you did it. Satan knows our every weakness. He custom tailors temptations for individuals. This Lenten season, we examine some of those tailor-made temptations. We also examine how the Holy Spirit specifically equips us through Word and Sacrament, and by applying forgiveness and teaching sanctification, that we are able to fight those temptations.
 
March 10 – Wanting Only What You Want
March 17 – Refusing to Change
March 24 – Grumbling Against God
March 31 – Continuing the Cycle of Sin
April 07 – Living with Past Guilt
April 14 – Not Bowing the Knee

 
 
MID-WEEK LENTEN SERVICES
In the Bible’s biographical account of Jesus’ suffering, death, and resurrection, there are several striking “three word” statements. Join us to grasp an understanding of these powerful words. Our Lenten worship will feature an inspiring message, dynamic music, and a place to wonder at the height and depth of Jesus’ love.

     March 6         Love One Another     Pastor Westphal
     March 13       Watch and Pray         Pastor Russow
     March 20       I Am He                    Pastor Maasch
     March 27       What Is Truth?          Pastor Biebert
     April 3           Take Him Away!       Pastor Pederson
     April 10          Is It I?                     Pastor Kaesmeyer

BIBLE CLASSES
"Our Bible Sisters"

Sundays at 9:00 am
The individual lessons cover:
  1. Deborah, responding to God’s call
  2. Elizabeth, singing the songs of salvation
  3. Eve, experiencing God’s forgiveness
  4. Miriam, trusting God with your position in life
  5. The Proverbs 31 woman, setting God-pleasing goals for your life
  6. Sarah, learning to wait on God’s timing

 
"The Screwtape Letters"
C. S. Lewis
Tuesdays at 3:15 pm
Why do we sometimes succeed spiritually, and at other times we fail? Are there a hose of spiritual forces battling to influence the choices we make, or are we left to our own devices? The Screwtape Letters provides unique insight into the battles that are being waged in the spiritual world.


"Prepared To Answer"
Telling the Greatest Story Ever Told
Men's Group
Every other Monday evening at 7:00 pm
 
This helpful book supplies loving, Scriptural-based responses to some common objections to Christianity. In this unique narrative, author Mark A. Paustian provides engaging answers to questions about why bad things happen, different interpretations of Scripture, abortion, miracles, evidence of God's existence, Jesus as myth, and morality.
 

 
PRAYER CHAIN
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Do you have a prayer request?  
Contact Karen Smith at karlen1957@gmail.com.