February 2021 Program Summaries
February 7, 2021 – Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany
Psalm 147:1-11; 1 Corinthians 9:16-27; Mark 1:29-39
“Preaching and Healing” - Sermon Text: Mark 1:29-39 - Rev. Paul Shoemaker
Jesus came preaching the Good News of our salvation to establish His authority and the truth of His proclamation. He fulfilled Old Testament prophesy by healing and casting out demons.
February 14, 2021 – The Transfiguration of Our Lord
Psalm 50:1-6; 2 Corinthians 3:12-4:6; Mark 9:2-9
“Lift the Veil!” - Sermon Text: 2 Corinthians 3:12-4:6 - Rev. William Mueller
When you look at the central figure on the Mountain of Transfiguration, whom do you see? The Word of God by the Apostle Paul reminds us of the constant need to repent and remove the “veils” that prevent us from seeing and believing who this person is…the Son of God, Jesus Christ, our Savior!
February 21, 2021 – First Sunday in Lent
Psalm 25:1-10; Genesis 22:1-18; Mark 1:9-15
“The Lord Will Provide” - Sermon Text: Genesis 22:14 - Rev. Dr. Thomas Ahlersmeyer
Whatever challenge you face today – in body or soul – know that The Lord Will Provide! He provides for and sustains your life. He provides the Way to everlasting life in Jesus Christ. And He provides the faith to receive and respond to His many gifts to us. The Lord “knows my needs and well provides me.”
February 28, 2021 – Second Sunday in Lent
Psalm 22:23-31; Romans 5:6-11; Mark 8:34-38
“True Discipleship” - Sermon Text: Mark 8:34-38 - Rev. Dr. Walter Maier III
We want to be disciples of Jesus. He tells us what true discipleship means. We are to deny ourselves, take up our cross, and follow him. Is there any good news here? Yes, absolutely!