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By Mount Olive Lutheran Church
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What More Does Jesus Have to Say to Us?
1. Not more truth, 2. But unending insight for us and for our lives. Sermon Text: John 16:12-13 May 15, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:56
May 15, 2022
An Alien's Code of Conduct
1. Abstain. 2. Submit. 3. Endure. Sermon Text: 1 Peter 2:11-20 May 8, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
19:08
May 08, 2022
It All Depends on Your Shepherd
Sermon Text: John 10:11-18 May 1, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:33
May 01, 2022
Tell the Truth
1. Jesus Himself confirmed the truth that God had foretold about Him. 2. He calls on us to confirm our faith in Him before the world. Sermon Text: Luke 24:36-49 April 24, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:41
April 24, 2022
Depend on the Resurrection
1. It proves that Jesus' Gospel is trustworthy. 2. It proves that for His sake, all our sins are forgiven. 3. It proves that our lives lived in hope will never be disappointed. 4. It proves that we too, believing in Him, will rise body and soul unto eternal life. Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 15:12-20 April 17, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:09
April 17, 2022
The Vicarious Atonement of Jesus
1. As our holy Substitute, Jesus suffered vicarious punishment for our sins. 2. And, He died a vicarious death for our sins. Sermon Text: Isaiah 53:5-6 April 15, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
14:23
April 16, 2022
The Three Unions in Holy Communion
1. Bread and wine with body and blood. 2. Sinners and God. 3. Believers with one another. April 14, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:04
April 15, 2022
A Look at Palm Sunday's Seeming Contradictions
1. Humble Servant/Glorious King 2. Riding to Death/to Glory 3. Saving His Enemies/Loved Ones Sermon Text: Matthew 21:1-11 April 10, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
22:38
April 10, 2022
Out of the Darkness And Into the Light.
1. As believers we come out of darkness, 2. And are covered by the light of God's grace and mercy in Christ. Sermon Text: Ephesians 5:1-9 April 3, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:36
April 03, 2022
The Turning Point
1. After hearing His word, some who had been following Jesus turned away from Him. 2. But, others were strengthened in their resolve to cling to Him in faith. Sermon Text: John 6:60-69 March 27, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:09
March 27, 2022
Whoever Belongs to God Listens to What God Says
1. When it points out our faults. 2. When it points out "I AM," our Savior. Sermon Text: John 8:46-59 March 20, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:07
March 20, 2022
Many Sins = Great Forgiveness = Much Love
Sermon Text: Luke 7:36-50 March 13, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
22:41
March 13, 2022
I Will Observe the Passover
Sermon Text: Matthew 26:18 March 3, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
14:01
March 03, 2022
“BY FAITH We Know God and Understand His Love.”
Sermon Text: Luke 18:31-43 February 27, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
23:42
February 27, 2022
The Value of Affliction
1. How was the apostle Paul afflicted? 2. How did he benefit from it? Sermon Text: 2 Corinthians 12:1-9 February 20, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:29
February 20, 2022
The Calling
1. It's the Lord who calls us. 2. He supports us. 3. He equips us. Sermon Text: Jeremiah 1:4-10 February 13, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:20
February 13, 2022
Clear Views from the Mount of Transfiguration
Sermon Text: Matthew 17:1-9 February 6, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:39
February 06, 2022
Trust in the Name of the Lord
1. He's qualified to instruct us. 2. He suffered patiently for us. 3. He obtained our victory. Sermon Text: Isaiah 50:4-10 January 30, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:27
January 30, 2022
Do You Respect Authority?
Sermon Text: Matthew 8:1-13 January 23, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:10
January 23, 2022
Divine Help is Revealed at a Wedding
Sermon Text: John 2:1-11 January 16, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:43
January 16, 2022
Behold! God’s Chosen Servant.
1. A Surprising Choice to Us. 2. God’s Choice for Saving Us. Sermon Text: Matthew 3:13-17 January 9, 2022 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:22
January 09, 2022
Traveling On Faith
1. The Wise Men traveled by faith in God's word. 2. By faith they persisted in the journey. 3. By faith they reached their destination. Sermon Text: Matthew 2:1-12 January 2, 2022 Preacher: Pastor John Peterson Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:38
January 02, 2022
Our New Year Prayer: Establish the Work of Our Hands
Sermon Text: Psalm 90 December 31, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:13
January 01, 2022
Marvel Over the Things Spoken of Him
1. Surprising or Unexpected Things 2. Divine Things- Of a Divine Plan Sermon Text: Luke 2: 33-50 December 26, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:18
December 26, 2021
A Savior–Born FOR US
Sermon Text: Luke 2:9-11 December 24, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:56
December 24, 2021
A Witness To The Light
1. A witness with a divine mission. 2. A faithful witness. 3. A humble witness. Sermon Text: John 1:6-8, 19-28 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:19
December 19, 2021
You Are Not Consumed!
1. Because God doesn't change. 2. Because God sent John the Baptist to prepare the way for our Savior. 3. Because God sent His Son to be our Savior. Sermon Text: Malachi 3:1-6 December 12, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:51
December 12, 2021
The King is Coming! Do We Fear or Cheer?
Sermon Text: Luke 21: 25-28 December 5, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
20:51
December 05, 2021
God's Unexpected Standards of Greatness
Sermon Text: Mark 9:30-37 November 28, 2021 Preacher: Seminarian Caleb Helman Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:20
November 28, 2021
Thank You Lord
1. Thank you for Your Holy Word 2. Thank you for Your Fatherly Discipline 3. Thank you for Your Daily Gifts Sermon Text: Deuteronomy 8:1-10 November 24, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Peterson Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:18
November 25, 2021
As the Last Day Approaches, Remember!
1. Remember you first love. 2. Remember God’s glorious promise 3. Remember that Christ is coming soon 4. Remember to keep the faith Sermon Text: Hebrews 10:32-39 November 21, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Peterson Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
13:59
November 21, 2021
Glorifying the Name of Our Lord Today and Always
Sermon Text: 2 Thessalonians 1:3-10 November 14, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Dan Basal Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:31
November 14, 2021
The True Happiness We Share With The Saints In Heaven
1. We have true happiness in trusting Christ alone for our salvation. 2. We have true happiness in imitating Christ. 3. We have true happiness in suffering for Christ. Sermon Text: Matthew 5:1-12 November 7, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Peterson Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:21
November 07, 2021
You Can Be Certain of Your Salvation!
1. Not because of our keeping the law, 2. But because of the righteousness of Christ given through faith. Sermon Text: Romans 3:19-28 October 31, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:03
October 31, 2021
Are You Equipped For Battle?
1. By faith possess and use the defensive weapons God gives us. 2. By faith possess and use the offensive weapons God gives us. Sermon Text: Ephesians 6: 10-20 October 24, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:06
October 24, 2021
What Makes a Person Worthy for God's Feast?
Sermon Text: Matthew 22:1-14 October 17, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
19:04
October 17, 2021
The Lord Works a Miracle Called Repentance
1. He works repentance by His word. 2. That repentance is demonstrated by our actions. 3. That repentance pleases God. Sermon Text: Jonah 3:1-10 October 10, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:54
October 10, 2021
Being Grateful for God's Grace
Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 1:4-9 October 3, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:56
October 03, 2021
Battling the Old Evil Foe
1. A very real threat 2. That God helps is overcome Sermon Text: Revelations 12:7-12 September 27, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:21
September 26, 2021
A Prisoner’s Prayer
1. Paul prays for his friends, that they would be kept from becoming discouraged by what he was suffering. 2. And, that their faith would be strengthened. 3. And, their knowledge and understanding of Christ's love would be increased. Sermon Text: Ephesians 3:13-21 September 19, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Peterson Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:44
September 19, 2021
Don't Worry
1. We avoid worry by worshiping the right God. 2. And, by seeking first His kingdom and righteousness. Sermon Text: Matthew 6: 24-34 September 12, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
19:57
September 12, 2021
Call Upon Me in the Day of Trouble, I Will Deliver You, and You Will Honor Me!
Sermon Text: Luke 17:11-19 September 5, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:42
September 05, 2021
Put Your Trust in the Perfect Mediator
1. It’s not Moses, through whom God’s law was given 2. It’s Jesus Christ, through whom God’s promise have been fulfilled! Sermon Text: Galatians 3:15-22 August 29, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Peterson Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:18
August 29, 2021
The Importance of Hearing the Word of Christ
Sermon Text: Romans 10:17 August 22, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
23:52
August 29, 2021
God Makes Us Alive through Faith in Christ
Sermon Text: Ephesians 2:1-10 August 15, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
22:16
August 15, 2021
The Visitation
1. God visits us now, bringing His saving grace. 2. He will visit us on the last day, bringing His judgment. Sermon Text: Luke 19:41-44 August 8, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Peterson Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:10
August 08, 2021
Investment Opportunities
1. The capital to be invested. 2. The gain to be realized. 3. The accounting to be faced. Sermon Text: Luke 19:11-27 August 1, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:21
August 01, 2021
What is Worth More than Anything Else? Knowing Christ!
Sermon Text: Philippians 3:7-11 July 25, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
22:59
July 25, 2021
A Happy Enslavement
1. If we are slaves to our Lord, we have been set free from sin 2. And have become slaves to righteousness Sermon Text: Romans 6:19-23 July 18, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Peterson Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:35
July 18, 2021
Who Am I?
1. I'm one who is dead to sin... 2. But, alive to God in Christ! Sermon Text: Romans 6: 3-11 July 11, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:27
July 11, 2021
God Bless Our Native Land
1. Bless Us with Salvation 2. Bless Us with Continued Guidance and Providence Sermon Text: Psalm 67 July 4, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
22:36
July 04, 2021
How are we to Deal with Sinful People?
Sermon Text: Romans 14:10-12 June 27, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:44
June 27, 2021
Advice for Suffering Christians
1. Be humble. 2. Be alert. 3. Be hopeful. Sermon Text: 1 Peter 5:6-11 June 20, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:33
June 20, 2021
Come and Feast with Wisdom!
Sermon Text: Proverbs 9:1-10 June 13, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
23:37
June 13, 2021
Traveling with Christ
1. Say good-bye 2. Pick up and carry your luggage. 3. Proceed with the journey, confident of its destination Sermon Text: Matthew 16:24-27 June 6, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:20
June 06, 2021
Given New Birth through the Working of Our Triune God
1. God the Father. 2. God the Son. 3. God the Holy Spirit. Sermon Text: John 3: 1-5 May 30, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:10
May 30, 2021
God's Answer to Babel
Sermon Text: Genesis 11:1-9 May 23, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
19:08
May 23, 2021
Jesus Readies His Disciples to Face Hostility
Sermon Text: John 15:20-16:4 May 16, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:18
May 16, 2021
You Shall Be Witnesses to Me
1. Jesus’s disciples had the facts needed to witness of Him. 2. They also had the power to witness. 3. They also had the promise to witness. 4. So do we! Sermon Text: Acts 1:1-11 May 13, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:51
May 14, 2021
Encouragement for Exiles
1. Like Judah in Babylon, we live as exiles in this world. 2. God encourages us with the promise of His peace and paradise, through Jesus. Sermon Text: Jeremiah 29: 11-14 May 9, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:18
May 09, 2021
Let the Living Water Flow!
Sermon Text: John 7:37-39 May 2, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:37
May 02, 2021
Abide With Us!
1. Having come to know Jesus better, we ask Him to stay with us. 2. And we trust that He always will stay with us. 3. Moved by our thanks to Him, we share the Good News with others. Sermon Text: Luke 24:28-35 May 1, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org.
17:06
May 01, 2021
Troubled but Triumphant
1. Like Abram, we face trouble in this life. 2. Clinging to our Savior's word, we share in the victory of eternal life! Sermon Text: Genesis 15:1-6 April 25, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:22
April 25, 2021
Following Our Courageous Shepherd
1. Our moments of courage are fleeting, at best. 2. Jesus is the one, true Courageous Shepherd. Sermon Text: John 10: 11-16 April 18, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
20:11
April 18, 2021
Easter Provides Us with a Life Changing Message
1. It's meant for us to hear. 2. It's meant for us to share. Sermon Text: Acts 2:22-32 April 11, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:21
April 11, 2021
Road to Redemption: Rescue to Rescue
Sermon Text: Jonah 2:1-10 April 4, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
13:27
April 04, 2021
Road to Redemption: Pardon to Pardon
Sermon Text: Leviticus 16:15-22 April 2, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:13
April 03, 2021
Road to Redemption: From Covenant to Covenant
1. We broke the first covenant of the law, given on Mount Sinai. 2. In Jesus Christ, we have a new covenant, one of grace. Sermon Text: Isaiah 42:6 April 1, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
12:17
April 02, 2021
The Arrival of Our Unique Savior King
1. Unique in the way he comes to us 2. Unique in His purpose for coming Sermon Text: Zechariah 9:9-10 March 28, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:07
March 28, 2021
The Road to Redemption: From King to King
1. God's expectations for Old Testament kings. 2. Jesus alone fulfilled God's demands of a king. 3. Road to redemption takes us to a cross, not a throne room. Sermon Text: Deuteronomy 17: 18-20 & John 18:37 March 24, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:07
March 25, 2021
God's People Will Listen and Hold to His Word
1. When it is harsh with us, 2. When it points us to Jesus and His Forgiveness. Sermon Text: John 8:46-59 March 21, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:53
March 21, 2021
Road to Redemption: From Pole to Pole
1. The bronze snake foreshadows the Savior. 2. The law shows us our sins. 3. Jesus lifted on the cross is our way to eternal life. Sermon Text: Numbers 21: 4-8 March 17, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Matt Moldstad Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:45
March 18, 2021
Gift Upon Gift
1. We’re used to paying for what we get. 2. But God gives us all our physical and spiritual blessings by His grace in Christ. 3. We receive them by believing. Sermon Text John 6:24-36 March 14, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:21
March 14, 2021
The Road to Redemption: Seal to Seal
1. Daniel's fate was not sealed. 2. Our eternal life is sealed through faith and grace. Sermon Text: Daniel 6:16-23 March 10, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Andrew Schmidt Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
14:06
March 11, 2021
The Kingdom of God Has Come Upon You
1. God’s Kingdom has come upon us by God’s grace. 2. It overcomes any and all opposition. 3. We receive it and enter by His Word. Sermon Text: Luke 11:14-28 March 7, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:55
March 07, 2021
Road to Redemption: From Garden to Garden
1. Garden of Eden. 2. Garden of Gethsemane. 3. Garden of Calvary. Sermon Text: Genesis 3:15-19 March 3, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Ken Mellon Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
19:05
March 04, 2021
The Christian’s Greatest Difficulty
Sermon Text Matthew 8:1-4 February 28, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
22:02
February 28, 2021
Road to Redemption: From Silence to Silence
Sermon Text: Isaiah 42: 1-4 February 24, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Micah Plocher Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
13:37
February 25, 2021
Satan’s ‘What-If’s’ Vs. God’s Certainties”
Sermon Text: Matthew 4:1-11 February 21, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:48
February 21, 2021
The Road to Redemption: Lamb to Lamb
Sermon Text: Exodus 12:5-14 February 17, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
20:36
February 18, 2021
The Father Loves Us
Sermon Text: Mark 1:9-11 February 14, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:28
February 14, 2021
God’s Word Gives Us Strength
Sermon Text: 2 Corinthians 12:7-10 February 7, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
20:27
February 07, 2021
Would You Serve Such a Master?
1. What happened in the vineyard doesn't seem very fair. 2. But what happened shows that He is truly worthy of our love and devotion! Sermon Text: Matthew 20: 1-16 January 31, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
19:19
January 31, 2021
Remember Who We Have in Jesus!
Sermon Text: Matthew 17:1-9 January 24, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
22:43
January 24, 2021
An Amazing Exchange
1. It's offered by the anointed Savior. 2. Offered to afflicted people. Sermon Text: Isaiah 61:1-3 January 17, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:07
January 17, 2021
What Do The Wise Men Teach Us about True Worship?
Sermon Text: Matthew 2:1-12 January 10, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
24:58
January 10, 2021
Do You See the Big Picture?
1. See what God chose to do in the past. 2. See what He does in the present. 3. See what this means for your future. Sermon Text: Ephesians 1:3-11 January 3, 2021 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
14:01
January 03, 2021
Into the Darkness and Toward the Light
Sermon Text: Isaiah 9:2 December 31, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
11:08
January 01, 2021
Jesus — Appointed for the Falling and Rising of Many
Sermon Text: Luke 2:34-35 December 27, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:50
December 27, 2020
To US a Child is Born
Sermon Text: Isaiah 9:6 December 25, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
15:05
December 26, 2020
Let Us Go To Bethlehem
1. Who goes to Bethlehem?  2. What do they find there? Sermon Text Luke 2:15 December 24, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
11:20
December 24, 2020
The Savior Is On The Way
1. That’s a comforting message. 2. It’s a message calling for preparation. 3. And, a message for all time! Sermon Text: Isaiah 40:1-8 December 20, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
14:10
December 20, 2020
The Forerunner’s Message Still Comes To Us Today
Sermon Text: Luke 3:2b-6 December 13, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
20:53
December 13, 2020
A Preview of Christ: Samuel the Priest
Sermon Text: 1 Samuel 12:22-24 December 9, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:38
December 10, 2020
Wait On The Lord
1. Wait with patience. 2. Wait with trust. 3. Wait with peace. Sermon Text: 2 Peter 3:8-14 December 6, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:14
December 06, 2020
A Preview of Christ: Samson the Judge
1. We learn from Samson’s similarities to Jesus. 2. And, we learn also from his dis-similarities to Jesus. Sermon Text: Judges 13:2-7, 24 December 2, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:40
December 03, 2020
Repentance Fatigue Is Real
Sermon Text: Revelation 3:19-20 November 29, 2020 Preacher: Prof. Nicholas Proksch Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:17
November 29, 2020
Able to Thank God Even from the Belly of a Fish!
Sermon Text: Jonah 2:1-10 November 25, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:35
November 26, 2020
Always Prepared for the Coming Wedding Feast!
Sermon Text: Matthew 25:1-13 November 22, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
20:32
November 22, 2020
A Meaningful Compliment
1. Meaningful, because it comes from Christ Himself. 2. And, because it’s true. 3. And, because it’s so needful! Sermon Text: 12 Thessalonians 1:3-10 November 15, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:55
November 15, 2020
A Prayer for Preparation
1. Provide all we need for our faith. 2. Strengthen our love for others. 3. Increase the holiness of our lives. Sermon Text: 1 Thessalonians 3:9-13 November 8, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
16:58
November 08, 2020
Who Are These?...The Saints!
Sermon Text: Revelation 7:7-19 November 1, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:26
November 01, 2020
God Is For Us
1. Why can we say something so bold? 2. Because in His Word God makes known to us His saving mercy in Christ. Sermon Text: Romans 8:31-34 October 25, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
14:55
October 25, 2020
Sight for the Blind!
1. All of us share in natural spiritual blindness. 2. Jesus is the Light who takes away the darkness! Sermon Text: John 9:1-9 October 18, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:28
October 18, 2020
Do You Have the Right Righteousness?
Sermon Text: Romans 10:1-13 October 11, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
21:14
October 11, 2020
Lessons Learned From Little Ones
Sermon Text: Matthew 18:1-5 October 4, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:12
October 04, 2020
Jesus Leads Us To Believe In Life
1. For He is the Life. 2. And, He shares that life with us. 3. And, He dares us to trust in Him for life. Sermon Text: John 11:17-27, 38-45 September 27, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
17:11
September 27, 2020
In an Age of Mammon—Trust in God!
Sermon Text: Matthew 6:24-34 September 20, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
20:10
September 20, 2020
To Know or Be Known?
1. It’s very important to know about God. 2. But it’s even more important that we are known by God. Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 8:1-9 September 13, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
18:13
September 13, 2020
Those Who Lack Love, Need Jesus
1. Who is my neighbor? 2. We love as Christ loves us! Sermon Text: Luke 10: 23-27 September 6, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
20:23
September 06, 2020
He Has Done Everything Well
1. Can we say that of ourselves? 2. It’s a comfort to say that of Jesus! Sermon Text: Mark 7:31-37 April 30, 2020, Palm Sunday Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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August 30, 2020
Living with Confidence – Standing on the Gospel
Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 15:1-10 August 23, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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August 23, 2020
How Can We Live In This Place?
1. On our own, we couldn’t dwell with God, for we lack the holiness He demands... 2. But by repentance and faith in Jesus, we are assured of it! Sermon Text: Jeremiah 7:1-7 August 16, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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August 16, 2020
Giving By Memory
1. We give as we remember God’s mercy. 2. We give as we remember God’s generosity. 3. We give as we remember to be thankful. Sermon Text: Deuteronomy 26:5-10 August 9, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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August 09, 2020
Holding to the One True Faith in the Face of False Prophets and Idols
Sermon Text: 1 Kings 18:17-39 August 2, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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August 02, 2020
What We Should and Should Not Worry About
Sermon Text: Matthew 16:5-12 July 26, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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July 26, 2020
Earning God’s Respect
1. We can’t earn God’s respect for ourselves. 2. His respect for us is a pure gift. 3. By our treatment of others, we demonstrate that we have God’s respect. Sermon Text: Mark 9:30-37 July 19, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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July 19, 2020
The Great Fisherman
1. Jesus is the great Fisherman who goes where the fish are. 2. He draws them to Himself by a miracle. 3. He puts them to work catching others. Sermon Text: Luke 5:1-11 July 12, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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July 12, 2020
We Can Trust that God is Just
Sermon Text: Genesis 50:15-21 July 5, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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July 05, 2020
Joy Among the Angels
1. Because the Lord goes looking for the lost. 2. Because He finds those who are lost. Sermon Text: Luke 15:1-10 June 28, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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June 28, 2020
Invited to God’s Banquet!
Sermon Text: Luke 14:16-24 June 21, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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June 21, 2020
We’re Rich!
1. Because we’re the chosen children of God. 2. Because we bask in God’s constant grace. 3. Because we possess all things. Sermon Text: Ephesians 1:3-14 June 14, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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June 14, 2020
The Triune God IS LOVE
Sermon Text: 1 John 4:12-16 June 7, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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June 07, 2020
God’s Gift and Blessing of the Church
Sermon Text: Luke 1:39-47 May 31, 2020 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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May 31, 2020
In Preparing for the End…
1. We should be serious about our prayer life. 2. We should be fervent in our love for others. 3. We should be faithful in our management of God’s gifts Sermon Text: 1 Peter 4:7-11 May 24, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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May 24, 2020
The Ascension: Christ’s Solution to the World’s Greatest Problem
Sermon Text: Acts 1:1-11 May 21, 2020 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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May 22, 2020
Jesus Wants You To Pray And Teaches You How To
Sermon Text: Matthew 6:5-13 May 17, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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May 17, 2020
A Blessed Separation
1. Jesus’ departure from His disciples would hurt 2. But it was part of a beautiful plan for our salvation Sermon Text: John 16:5-15 May 10, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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May 10, 2020
Living Resurrected Lives
Sermon Text: 1 Peter 2:11-20 May 3, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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May 03, 2020
How well do you imitate your Savior?
1. Not well enough to save ourselves. 2. But well enough to follow Him as sheep of His flock Sermon Text: 1 Peter 2:21-25 April 26, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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April 26, 2020
We Have What Faith Needs: God’s Word
Sermon Text: John 20:24-31 April 19, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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April 19, 2020
Our Living Hope in Christ’s Empty Tomb
1. This living hope will experience various trials. 2. But Christ’s empty tomb protects us for eternal salvation. Sermon Text: I Peter 1:3-12 April 12, 2020 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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April 12, 2020
The Greatest Battle Ever Fought
1. Jesus’ enemy, Satan, attacked Him relentlessly. 2. The battle ended with our Savior’s victory cry. Sermon Text: Matthew 27:45-50 April 10, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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April 11, 2020
The Word, the Promise, the Passover Prepared for You
Sermon Text: Exodus 12:21-23 April 9, 2020 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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April 10, 2020
The Arrival of our Qualified Savior
1. Why do we believe that He is the Promised Savior of the World? 2. Why can we trust Him for the welfare of our immortal soul? Sermon Text: Isaiah 50:4-9 April 5, 2020, Palm Sunday Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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April 05, 2020
The Son of God Goes Forth To War: Hidden Warriors
Sermon Text: John 11:32-40 April 1, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Dave Linn (St. Paul's Lutheran Church, North Mankato) Liturgist: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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April 01, 2020
In Times of Testing and Trial - We Rely on God's Promises
Sermon Text: Genesis 22:1-14 March 29, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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March 29, 2020
The Son of God Goes Forth To War: The Warrior Rejected by Many Followers
Sermon Text: John 6:66-68 March 25, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Keith Siverly (St. Mark Lutheran Church, Mankato) Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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March 25, 2020
The Bread of God Gives Life
1. That Bread is Jesus. 2. How may we eat that bread? Sermon Text: John 6:24-36 March 22, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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March 22, 2020
The Reconnaissance Report: Knowing Your Enemy
Sermon Text: Ephesians 6:12 March 18, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Matthew Moldstad Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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March 18, 2020
Behold the Powerful Finger of God at Work in Our Lives
Sermon Text: Luke 11:14-20 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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March 15, 2020
"The Warrior Faces Satan's Ally - the World"
Sermon Text: John 18:37-38 March 11, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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March 12, 2020
Remember the Lord's Help
1. Remember, the Lord sometimes places us in what looks like a hopeless predicament. 2. Remember, He rescues us by His love and power. Sermon Text: Exodus 14:10-21 March 8, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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March 08, 2020
The Son of God Goes Forth to War: Skirmishes.
Sermon Text: Hebrews 4:15 March 4, 2020 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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March 05, 2020
The Enemy's Battle Plans Laid Bare and Broken by Christ
1. The Tempter overcome by God's Word 2. The slanderer exposed by God's Truth 3. The adversary cast out by Christ's victory Sermon Text: Matthew 4:1-11 March 1, 2020 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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March 01, 2020
The Promised Warrior
Sermon Test: Isaiah 42:13 February 26, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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February 27, 2020
What Does True Faith See in Jesus
Sermon Text: Luke 18:31-43 February 23, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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February 23, 2020
The Gracious Effectiveness of God's Word
1.  We are certain of it because of its divine source 2.  Because of what it gives 3.  And Because of what it accomplishes Isaiah 55:10-13 February 16, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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February 16, 2020
God's Grace Flows from the Rock
Exodus 17:5-6 02/09/2020 Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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February 09, 2020
Arise! Don't be afraid!
1. Our fear is removed by the cross of Jesus 2. Be raised from the dead and fear no more Sermon Text: Matthew 17:7-8 February 02, 2020 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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February 02, 2020
Good News at Gaza
1. The Good News is revealed in God's Word 2. It's explained by faithful teachers 3. And sealed and confirmed by the Holy Spirit Sermon Text: Acts 8:26-40 January 26, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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January 26, 2020
We Want Jesus in Our Marriages and Families
Sermon Text: John 2:1-11 January 19, 2020 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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January 19, 2020
The Search for Jesus
1. Searching for Jesus 2. Finding Jesus 3. Understanding Jesus Sermon Text: Luke 2:41-52 January 12, 2020 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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January 12, 2020
Who Will Reign on David's Throne?
1. Not a worldly pretender 2. But only God's anointed Son Sermon Text: Matthew 2:13-23 January 5, 2020 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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January 05, 2020
The Importance of Christ’s Circumcision
Sermon Text: Luke 2:21 December 31, 2019 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 31, 2019
The Meaning of Christmas Continues
1. Because we face the same problem 2. Because we need the same solution Sermon Text: 2 Timothy 1:8-10 December 29, 2019 Preacher: Rev. Professor Nicholas Proksch Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 29, 2019
God's Word is Born to Us So That We Are Born of God
Sermon Text: John 1:1-14 December 25, 2019 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 25, 2019
St Paul's Christmas Carol
Sermon Text: 1 Timothy 3:16 December 24, 2019 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 25, 2019
How to Have A Merry Christmas
Sermon Text: Philippians 4:4-7 December 22, 2019 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 22, 2019
Jesus Foretold as Prophet
Sermon Text: Deuteronomy 18:15-19 December 18, 2019 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 19, 2019
Christmas Expectations
Sermon Text: Matthew 11:2-10 December 15, 2019 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 15, 2019
The Coming One is Your King
1. He holds all power to rule the world. 2. He bestows all grace to save the world. Sermon Text: Psalm 2:1-12 December 11, 2019 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 12, 2019
Enduring with Hope
Mount Olive Lutheran Church Sermon text: Romans 15:4-5 December 8, 2019 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 08, 2019
Jesus Foretold as Priest
Midweek Advent December 4, 2019 Preacher: Pastor Luke Ulrich Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 05, 2019
The Certain Hope of our Coming King
1.  Our hope is a dangerous thing. 2.  Scripture's hope is a blessed promise fulfilled. December 1, 2019 Preacher: Vicar Jacob Kempfert Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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December 01, 2019
A Time for Humble Refelction
November 27, 2019 Preacher: Pastor John Petersen Visit us at mtolivelutheran.org
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November 28, 2019
Our Loving Lord Gives Us Work to Do
Mount Olive Lutheran Church, November 24, 2019.  Sermon text: Matthew 25:31-32. Preacher Pastor Dan Basel. Visit us at: mtolivelutheran.org
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November 24, 2019
What is to be expected on judgement day?
Mount Olive Lutheran Church, November 17, 2019.  Sermon text: Matthew 25:31-32. Preacher Luke Ulrich. Visit us at: mtolivelutheran.org
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November 17, 2019