Sermons

BECAUSE HE LIVES…WE’LL MAKE GOOD USE OF OUR TIME Ecclesiastes 3:1-14, April 15, 2018 •  Pastor David Russow, Hope Lutheran Church, Andover, MN   In the name of the Jesus,…
CHRISTIANITY ON TRIAL Acts 26:19-29, April 8, 2018 Pastor David Russow, Hope Lutheran Church, Andover, MN   In Jesus, the dead man who rose from the dead, dear Christians:  …
WHEN DEATH IS HARD TO SWALLOW… 1 Corinthians 15:53-57, Easter, April 1, 2018 Pastor David Russow, Hope Lutheran Church, Andover, MN   Christ is risen! He is risen, indeed!  …
Humbled to Glorify Philippians 2:8-11, March 25, 2018 Pastor David Russow, Hope Lutheran Church, Andover, MN   In the name of Jesus, whose Father’s voice thundered for you and me,…
Ban the Ruler of This World! John 12:20-33, March 18, 2018 Pastor David Russow, Hope Lutheran Church, Andover, MN   In the name of Jesus, whose Father’s voice thundered for…
In the name of Jesus, who is for us the Light of Life, and light of love, dear friends: Gordon and Norma Yeager were married just a few hours after…
In the name of Jesus, the Light as well as the way, brothers and sisters: One fine October day in Colorado I had an elk license to fill. I was…
In the name of Jesus, our Light, who promised that in and through Him we will never walk in darkness, dear lights of Jesus: Just the sight of David and…
In the name of Jesus, the Light of the World, who’s made you and me His lights in this world, dear brothers and sisters: Simeon lived at a time when…
In the name of Jesus, worshiped by those who followed the light of the star for He is the Light of the world, dear brothers and sisters. Are you afraid…

THE GOOD WAIT

December 31, 2017
In the name of Jesus, whose name means Savior, dear friends: I’ll admit it. It’s hard for me to wait. How about you? I’ve often wondered as I wait at…
In the name of Jesus, Savior of our past year, Savior of our years, dear friends: He will be there for you, and so will Hur. If you are a…
In the name of Mary’s Son, Joseph’s step Son, God’s Only-begotten Son, our Savior: The Legions of the Roman Empire used Elephants to attack the center of the lines of…
In the name of Jesus, God conceived in the womb of a virgin, Mary, by the Holy Spirit: No big deal. Almost every morning, while I am walking the dog,…
Give thanks to the LORD for he is good, his love endures forever: There are 43 muscles in the human mouth. Those 43 muscles really get a workout at Thanksgiving.…
In the name of Jesus, who has made us saints - now "militant" then, forever, "triumphant": My very first memories of church were from St. Matthew Lutheran, Iron Ridge, WI.…
In the name of Jesus, the atoning sacrifice for our sins, dear loved of God: Bloodshed in a church. The weapon: an AR-15:. The perpetrator who pulled the trigger: an…
For Sunday 5 - In Celebration of the 500th Anniversary of Luther's nailing of the 95 Theses on the Castle Church Door, Wittenberg, Germany, Oct. 31, 1517, the Beginning of…