Category Archives: Luke

No Turning Back in the Kingdom (Luke 9:57-62)

Sermon by Daniel L. Sonnenberg | August 31, 2014


Text:

57 And as they were going along the road, someone said to Him, “I will follow You wherever You go.” 58 And Jesus said to him, “The foxes have holes, and the birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay His head.”   Continue reading No Turning Back in the Kingdom (Luke 9:57-62)

A Present Kingdom (Luke 17:20-21)

Sermon by Daniel L. Sonnenberg | July 27, 2014


Kingdom of God, Part 3

Text:

Now having been questioned by the Pharisees as to when the kingdom of God was coming, He answered them and said, “The kingdom of God is not coming with signs to be observed;  21 nor will they say, ‘Look, here it is!’ or, ‘There it is!’ For behold, the kingdom of God is in your midst.”  (Lk. 17:20-21)

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Palm Sunday: Journey to the Cross (Luke 19:28-44)

By Daniel L. Sonnenberg | March 24, 2013 | Palm Sunday

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2013-03-24 Palm Sunday: Journey to the Cross |  Luke 19:28-44 Continue reading Palm Sunday: Journey to the Cross (Luke 19:28-44)

The How and Why of the Incarnation (Luke 1:35; Matthew 1:20-21)

Sermon by Rev. Daniel L. Sonnenberg | December 24, 2014 | Christmas Eve

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Sermon Texts:

 And the angel answered and said to her, “The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; and for that reason the holy offspring shall be called the Son of God. (Lk. 1:35)

“Christ the Son of God became human by taking a true body and a reasoning soul. He was conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit in the womb of the Virgin Mary out of her substance and was born of her, but he was sinless.” (Westminster Larger Catechism Q.37)

“That which is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit. She will bear a son, and you shall call his name Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins” (Mt. 1:20-21).

“The mediator, who was to reconcile God and humanity, had to be himself both God and human and in one person to make the works appropriate to each nature acceptable to God on our behalf and counted on by us as the works of the whole person.” (Westminster Larger Catechism Q.40)

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Poisonous Snakes or Fruitful Trees? (Luke 3:7-18)


2012-12-23 Repent and Prepare | Luke 3:7-18 Continue reading Poisonous Snakes or Fruitful Trees? (Luke 3:7-18)