Sermon Archive

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Last updated on September 17, 2018 at 12:35:29 PM
This is the home of previous sermons once they have been uploaded. The links here will redirect you to Redeemer's channel on youtube.com, where the videos are archived.
Team Redeemer, Vol. 1 - September 9, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches the first sermon in a series entitled "Team Redeemer."
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How Does God Provide My Daily Bread? - September 2, 2018
Pastor Gass preaches a sermon on work this Labor Day weekend, and how it is a blessing from God. It is the main way he provides for us our daily bread.
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The Mustard Seed of the Gospel and You - August 19, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches a sermon on work this Labor Day weekend. God blesses us with the gift of work as one of the ways he provides for us our daily bread.
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More Than a Piece of Paper - July 8, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches a sermon on what public ministry really is. It is not just a piece of paper like a diploma or a contract, but so much more than that.
For Scripture references and notes from the bulletin click below:
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Who Am I? - June 24, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches a sermon on the identity of those who believe. The identity of a Christian comes from Christ.
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Father's Day Sermon - June 17, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches a sermon about how God blesses our homes. One of the ways God blesses us is through our fathers, and we remember that on this Father's Day.  Let us say with Joshua, "But as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord."
For Scripture references and notes from the bulletin click the link below:
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Where Are You? - June 10, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches a sermon on God's mercy and love towards his people.
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The 3rd and 5th Commandments Work Together to Grow Lives of Faith - June 3, 2018
Pastor Emeritus Mark Schlenner preaches about how the entire table of the Law all goes together, especially how 3rd and 5th Commandments work together and complement one another. One Commandment goes into the next, in one continuous whole.
For Scripture references and notes from the bulletin click the link below:
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Trinity Sunday - May 27, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches about the great mystery of the Trinity. Our God reveals himself to us in the Scriptures as three distinct persons in one Almighty God.
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Just as I Am - May 20, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches on confirmation Sunday. The sermon is based on the hymn, Just as I Am and the tree Bible passages chosen by this year's confirmands.
For Scripture references and notes from the bulletin click the link below:
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Mother's Day Sermon - May 13, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches a sermon themed on mothers and the gift and blessing motherhood.
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What Does a Friend of God Look Like? - May 6, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches about how we are friends of God. Jesus says we are no longer merely servants, but friends of God because he has revealed the Father's will to us.
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Consider Your Legacy - April 22, 2018
Pastor Dennis Kleist guest preaches. In addition to being a pastor, Dennis also helps the members of our synod with Christian estate planning. His sermon touches on aspects of that as he expounds upon the legacy we have in Christ.
For Scripture references and notes from the bulletin click below:
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Encouragement from the Resurrected Lord - April 15, 2018
Elder, Jason Verpoorten, and Congregational Assistant, Michael Nocella, lead worship this Sunday as we continue to celebrate the Easter season and the Resurrection of our Lord.
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The Resurrected Lord Continues to Bless - April 8, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches again on the resurrection of our Lord, and how he continues to bless us.
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Easter Sunday - April 1, 2018
Pastor Mark Gass preaches on the resurrection of our Lord. On this most glorious of days in the Christian year, we turn our thoughts to the empty tomb of the Savior and what that means for us.
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Good Friday - March 30, 2018
Special Good Friday message by Pastor Mark Gass with readings. Candles are extinguished throughout the message on the nails of the cross, each one representing the sins of the world for which Jesus atoned.
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God's Will and My Worldview - March 18, 2018
The fifth message in the sermon series Thy Will Be Done. The Apostle Paul is a great example to us of someone who, by God's grace, had his entire worldview changed. The reason for that change? Jesus Christ. A true and accurate worldview will be centered on Christ.
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God's Will and My Identity - March 11, 2018
The fourth message in the sermon series Thy Will Be Done. Pastor Gass elucidates the concept of our identity in light of God's will for our lives. Our true identity is found in Christ.
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God's Will and My Dreams - March 4th, 2018
The third message in the sermon series Thy Will Be Done. Elders, Jason and Dennis, talk about how God's will relates to our dreams in light of the story of King David as he dreamt of building a temple for God. Congregational Assistant, Michael, provides introduction to the message.
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God's Will and My Inadequacy - Feb. 25th, 2018
The second message in the sermon series Thy Will Be Done. Moses drops in for a visit to explain how he had to trust God despite his own inadequacies. Pastor Gass discusses further the idea of God's Will in relation to our inadequacies.
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God's Will and God's Promise - February 18th, 2018
Sermon by Pastor Mark Gass on the account of Abraham and Isaac at Mt. Moriah. Isaac makes an appearance briefly to explain how his father, Abraham, trusted God's promise.
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Where Do We See God's Glory? - February 11th, 2018
Sermon by Pastor Mark Gass regarding the glory of God and where we find it. The Transfiguration of Our Lord is celebrated on this Sunday.
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What to Remember During Stormy Mondays - February 4th, 2018
Sermon by Pastor Mark Gass what to do and where to turn during "stormy mondays," the hard times we face. The experiences of Job provide a backdrop to the discussion.
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God's Plans and Our Plans - Jan. 28th, 2018
Sermon by Pastor Mark Gass on plans, God's and ours. We take a closer look at some passages about planning and trusting in God. Aspects of Redeemer's long range plan are highlighted.
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Jesus Turns Water into Wine - Jan. 21st, 2018
Three short messages by Pastor Mark Gass and Congregational Assistant Michael Nocella on the Scripture passages for the day.
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Something in the Water - Jan. 14th, 2018
Sermon by Pastor Mark Gass on baptism. We celebrate the baptism of our Lord Jesus Christ and remember the significance and importance of our own baptisms.
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The Christmas Love of Gift Giving - Dec. 24th, 2017
The final in a four-part series of Advent sermons by Pastor Mark Gass.
The four parts are The Christmas Love of: Time, Affirmation, Acts of Service, and Gift Giving.
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The Christmas Love of Acts of Service - Dec. 16th, 2017
The third in a four-part series of Advent sermons by Pastor Mark Gass.
The four parts are The Christmas Love of: Time, Affirmation, Acts of Service, and Gift Giving.
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The Christmas Love of Affirmation - Dec. 10th, 2017
The second in a four-part series of Advent sermons by Pastor Mark Gass (the first part unfortunately is not available on the website).
The four parts are The Christmas Love of: Time, Affirmation, Acts of Service, and Gift Giving.
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