Penteost 13A - Augsburg Confession Article IX Baptism Titus 3:4-7

Titus 3:4–7 (NIV) But when the kindness and love of God our Saviour appeared, He saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of His mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit, whom He poured out on us generously through Jesus Christ our Saviour, so that, having been justified by His grace, we might become heirs having the

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Pentecost 12A - Augsburg Confession Articles VII & VIII Psalm 149:1

Psalm 149:1 (NIV) Praise the Lord Sing to the Lord a new song, His praise in the assembly of His faithful people.             The Church is the assembly of the Godly! A community of faith, hope and love with a life giving message for the world – The Gospel – the good news of God’s favour and blessing in and through His Son Jesus Christ. Article VII of the Augsburg Confession, which

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Pentecost 11A - Augsburg Confession Article VI Luke 17:10

Luke 17:10 (NIV)                 Jesus said, 10 So you also, when you have done everything you were told to do, should say, ‘We are unworthy servants; we have only done our duty.’ ”             What causes a person to be considerate, helpful and loving towards others? This is an important question for every community and nation. The future well-being of every society depends on having an

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Pentecost 10A - Augsburg Confession Article V Romans 10:8-17

Romans 10:8–17 (NIV)                 8 But what does it say? “The Word is near you; it is in your mouth and in your heart,”  that is, the message concerning faith that we proclaim: If you declare with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved. 10 For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your

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