Matins for Lent Five on March 27 2020

Due to the restrictions imposed by the spread of the coronavirus, this Matins service was held early in the hopes of recording it and making it available to those who are not able to attend church on Sunday, March 29, 2020.

Service Bulletin 1:  Judica-Matins-for-Online-3-29-2020.pdf
Printed Sermon:  SRM1902-Keep-the-Word.pdf

0.00 Hymn LW #362 “Jesus, Your Blood and Righteousness”
3:00 Order of Matins, p.208
3:45 Venite with Invitatory, p.209
6:00 Hymn LW #98 “Glory Be to Jesus”
7:50 Psalm 43
10:20 Readings:  Genesis 22:1-14, Hebrews 9:11-15, John 8:42-59
17:30 Responsory for Lent, p.212
18:40 Sermon “Keep the Word” Jn 8:51  (length: 16 minutes)
34:40 Te Deum, p.214
38:20 Prayers
45:30 total time

–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL)
This post is the audio, if you want the video CLICK HERE –> Vimeo Video
Note: The Bible class was also recorded and will be available at trinityh.org.

 

Devotions for Wednesday in Lent 4, March 25, 2020

Invocation
Psalm 122 (chanted)
Reading: Galatians 4:21-31
Sermon Title: “The House of the Lord”    Text: SRM1901-The-House-of-the-Lord.pdf
“Prayer for the Afflicted and Those Suffering Hardship” Johann Gerhard, chapter VII, “The Daily Exercise of Piety” (1629)
Blessing

Total time = 14:27 min
–Michael D. Henson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church (Herrin, IL)

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Divine Service for Lent Four on March 22, 2020

Due to the restrictions imposed by the spread of the coronavirus, this Divine Service was held early in the hopes of recording it and making it available to those who are not able to attend church on Sunday, March 22, 2020.

Service Bulletin 1:  Laetare-Cover-3-22-2020b-color-bulletin.pdf
Service Bulletin 2:  Laetare-Insert-3-22-2020b-color-bulletin.pdf
Printed Sermon:  Sermon-He-Cares-For-You.pdf

0:00  “How Precious is the Book Divine” LW 332, TLH 285
2:28  Service Begins
18:00 “Jesus Priceless Treasure” LW 270, TLH 347
22:30  Sermon “He Cares For You” John 6:5
36:15  “Create in Me…” LW p.143
37:00  The Prayer of the Church
41:46  Communion Liturgy
50:36  “Lord Jesus Christ, Life Giving Bread” LW 248, TLH 312
54:28  “Lord, Now You Let Your Servant….” LW p.144
54:46  “Glory Be to Jesus”  LW 98, TLH 158
58:45  Service ends

Note: The Bible class was also recorded and will be available at trinityh.org.

Sermon Thanksgiving Day Nov 28, 2019

Sermon on Thanksgiving Day (November 28, 2019)
The sermon text is Psalm 100 and the title is “Godly Contentment.”

 

Picture from St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Des Peres.  This sermon wasn’t delivered there.  I visited there for an American Kantorei concert on November 17, 2019 and heard four Bach cantatas, one of which was BMV 156.

Catechesis on Trinity Ten (St. Luke 19:41-48)

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 August 21, 2019, we learned stanza 3 of “When all the World Was Cursed” (Lutheran Worship #187) and the seventh commandment and its meaning.  This service is designed to prepare God’s people for the theme of the upcoming Sunday Divine Service.  The dialog sermon explains “The Time of Jesus’ Visitation” (St. Luke 19:41-48), which is the Holy Gospel for Trinity Ten.

The service concludes with “Recite Word by Word.”    [Length: 1 hour]

Bulletins: Catechesis-Trinity-Ten-8-21-2019.pdf
Prayers:  Recite-Word-by-Word.pdf

Catechesis on Trinity Eight (St. Matthew 7:15-23)

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 July 31, 2019, we learned stanza a of “When All The World Was Cursed” (Lutheran Worship, #187) and the fourth and fifth commandments and their meanings.  This service is designed to prepare God’s people for the theme of the upcoming Sunday Divine Service.  The dialog sermon explains “False Prophets and False Fruits” (St. Matthew 7:15-23), which is the Holy Gospel for Trinity Eight.

The service concludes with “Recite Word by Word.”    [Length: 1 hour and 7 minutes]

Bulletins: Catechesis-Trinity-Eight-8-7-2019.pdf
Prayers:  Recite-Word-by-Word.pdf

Catechesis on Trinity Five (St. Luke 5:1-11)

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 July 17, 2019, we learned stanzas 4-5 of “My Inmost Heart Now Raises” (The Lutheran Hymnal #548) and the second and third commandments and their meanings.  This service is designed to prepare God’s people for the theme of the upcoming Sunday Divine Service.  The dialog sermon explains “Jesus tells the Apostles that they will catch Men” (St. Luke 5:1-11), which is the Holy Gospel for Trinity Five.

The service concludes with “Recite Word by Word.”    [Length: 1 hour and 3 minutes]

Bulletins: Catechesis-Trinity-Five-7-17-2019.pdf
Prayers:  Recite-Word-by-Word.pdf

This catechesis is recorded in two parts.
The first video is the Learn-by-Heart. [Length: 32 minutes]

The second video is the Catechesis Service. [Length: 32 minutes]

Catechesis on Trinity Two (St. Luke 14:15-24)

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 June 26, 2019, we learned stanza 3 of “My Inmost Heart Now Raises” (The Lutheran Hymnal #548) and the Morning and Evening Prayer.  This service is designed to prepare God’s people for the theme of the upcoming Sunday Divine Service.  The dialog sermon explains “The Great Banquet” (St. Luke 14:15-24), which is the Holy Gospel for Trinity Two.

The service concludes with “Recite Word by Word.”    [Length: 1 hour and 3 minutes]

Bulletins: Catechesis-Trinity-Two-6-26-2019.pdf

Prayers:  Recite-Word-by-Word.pdf