Divine Service for Reminiscere Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021

Order of Divine Service I, p.136  Lutheran Worship
Hymn “When Over Sin I Sorrow” LW 367, TLH 152
Readings:  Genesis 32:22-32, 1 Thessalonians 4:1-7, St. Matthew 15:21-28
Hymn “When in the Hour of Deepest Need” LW 428, TLH 522
Sermon “The True Character of Faith” St. Matthew 15:27
Communion Hymns: “Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence” LW 241
“From God Can Nothing Move Me” LW 409, TLH 393
“Jesus, Lover of My Soul” LW 508

–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL).
Service Bulletin:  Reminscere-Divine-Service-for-Online-2-28-2021.pdf

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Vespers on Ember Saturday in Lent – February 27, 2021

Pre-Service Hymn “Jesus, Lover of My Soul” LW 508
Office Hymn “We All Believe in One True God, Maker”  LW 213, TLH 251
Psalmody:  Psalm 25, 6, 91
Readings:  Wed-St. Matthew 12:38-50, Fri-St. John 5:1-15, Sat-St. Matthew 17:1-9
Catechism:  Apostles’ Creed
Sermon

Vespers Bulletin:  2021-Lenten-Embers-Vespers-Feb-27-2021.pdf
Psalms: Ember-Days-Lent-Psalms-2021-Full-Page.pdf

–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL).

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Matins on Ember Wednesday in Lent – February 24, 2021

Pre-Service Hymn “Jesus, Lover of My Soul” LW 508
Office Hymn “We All Believe in One True God, Maker”  LW 213, TLH 251
Psalmody:  Psalm 25, 6, 91
Readings:  Wed-St. Matthew 12:38-50, Fri-St. John 5:1-15, Sat-St. Matthew 17:1-9
Catechism:  Apostles’ Creed
Sermon

Service Bulletin:  2021-Lenten-Embers-Matins-Feb-24-26-27-2021-revised.pdf
Psalms: Ember-Days-Lent-Psalms-2021-Full-Page.pdf

–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL).

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Catechesis on Reminiscere/Lent 2 2020 (St. Matthew 15-21-28)

On Wednesday nights, Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL) offers to both children and adults an opportunity for teaching with Learn-by-Heart at 6:30 PM and a catechetical service at 7:00.

In this video from March 4, 2020, we learned stanza 3-4 of “glory Be To Jesus” (Lutheran Worship #98) and the Lord’s Supper, Fourth question and the meaning of the Lord’s Prayer.  This service is designed to prepare God’s people for the theme of the upcoming Sunday Divine Service.  The dialog sermon explains “The Canaanite Woman” (St. Matthew 15:21-28), which is the Holy Gospel for Lent Two.

The service concludes with “Recite Word by Word.”    [Length: 59 minutes]

Bulletins:  Catechesis-Reminiscere-March-4-2020-Online.pdf
Prayers:  Recite-Word-by-Word.pdf

This catechesis is recorded in two parts.
The first video is the Learn-by-Heart. [Length: 21 minutes]

The second video is the Catechesis Service. [Length: 39 minutes]

Catechesis on Reminiscere on Feb. 24, 2021

On Wednesday nights, Trinity Lutheran Church(Herrin, IL) offers to both children and adults an opportunity for teaching with Learn-by-Heart at 6:30 PM and a catechetical service at 7:00 PM.  This service is designed to prepare God’s people for the theme of the upcoming Sunday Divine Service.

The dialog sermon explains “The Canaanite Woman” (St. Matthew 15:21-28), which is the Holy Gospel for Lent Two.  The teaching for Learn-by-Heart will include hymn #508, stanza 2 of “Jesus, Lover of My Soul,” Small Catechism, Sacrament of the Altar, 4, and Philippians 3:9 or 1 Corinthians 2:14.
–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL).

Service Bulletin:  Catechesis-Reminiscere-February-28-2021.pdf
Responsive Prayer: Responsive-Prayer-for-Catechesis-2020.pdf

Divine Service for St. Matthias on February 24, 2021

Order of Divine Service I, p.136  Lutheran Worship
Hymn “Jesus, Lover of My Soul” LW 508
Readings:  Acts 1:15-26, 1 John 2:15-17, St. Matthew 11:25-30
Hymn “By All Your Saints in Warfare”  LW #193, st 1, 12, 3
Sermon

–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL).
Service Bulletin:  St-Matthias-Apostle-February-24.pdf

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Matins on Ember Friday in Lent – February 26, 2021

Pre-Service Hymn “Jesus, Lover of My Soul” LW 508
Office Hymn “We All Believe in One True God, Maker”  LW 213, TLH 251
Psalmody:  Psalm 25, 6, 91
Readings:  Wed-St. Matthew 12:38-50, Fri-St. John 5:1-15, Sat-St. Matthew 17:1-9
Catechism:  Apostles’ Creed
Sermon

Service Bulletin:  2021-Lenten-Embers-Matins-Feb-24-26-27-2021-revised.pdf
Psalms: Ember-Days-Lent-Psalms-2021-Full-Page.pdf

–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL).

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Divine Service for Invocabit Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021

Order of Divine Service I, p.136  Lutheran Worship
Hymn “Who Trusts in God a Strong Abode” LW 414, TLH 437
Readings:  Genesis 3:1-21, 2 Corinthians 6:1-10, St. Matthew 4:1-11
Hymn “A Mighty Fortress Is Our God” LW 298, TLH 262
Sermon “The Grace of God” 2 Cor 6:1
Communion Hymns: “Lord Jesus Christ, We Humbly Pray” LW 250, TLH 314
“Jesus, Lover of My Soul” LW 508
“Lord, Keep Us Steadfast in Your Word” LW 334, TLH 261
“Rise, My Soul, to Watch and Pray” LW 302, TLH 446

–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL).
Service Bulletin:  Invocabit-Divine-Service-for-Online-2-21-2021.pdf

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Learn-by-Heart on Invocabit/Lent One 2018 (St. Matthew 4:1-11)

On Wednesday nights, Trinity Lutheran Church(Herrin, IL) offers to both children and adults an opportunity for teaching with Learn-by-Heart at 6:30 PM and a catechetical service at 7:00.

In this video from February 14, 2018, we learned stanza 1 of “Alas! And Did My Savior Bleed” (Lutheran Worship, #97), the third question for the Sacrament of the Altar and the meaning from Luther’s Small Catechism.

Although we normally follow the Learn-by-Heart with a Catechesis service designed to prepare God’s people for the theme of the upcoming Sunday Divine Service (The Temptation of Christ in the Wilderness from St. Matthew 4:1-11), this Wednesday we did not.  Instead there was a Divine Service for Ash Wednesday.

[Length: 27 minutes]

Bulletins:  Catechesis-Ash-Wednesday-2-14-2018.pdf

Divine Service Feb. 17, 2021 Ash Wednesday,

Order of Divine Service
Introit and the Lenten Address
The Litany, p.279-283 Lutheran Worship
Readings:  Joel 2:12-19, 2 Peter 1:2-11, St. Matthew 6:1-21
Hymn “From Depths of Woe I Cry to You” LW 230, TLH 329
Sermon “Hypocrisy” St. Matthew 6:1-21
Corporate Confession and Absolution, p.308-309 Lutheran Worship
Communion Hymns: “Glory Be To Jesus” LW 98, TLH 158
“By Grace I’m Saved” LW 351, TLH 373
“Triune God, Oh Be Our Stay” LW 170
Departing Hymn “God, Who Made the Earth and Heaven” LW 492, TLH 549

–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL).
Ash Wednesday Bulletin:  Ash-Wednesday-Divine-Service-for-Online-2-17-2021.pdf

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