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Monthly archive for February 2017

Sermon for Transfiguration Sunday 2017

S. Transfiguration.17 “Something Just Like This” Matt. 17:1-9 What’s a superhero look like? I think this is what Peter, James, and John were thinking, or maybe I just read too many comic books (it’s not all heavy theology with me, actually), but I think the Apostles had been

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Matthew – Class 57

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Matthew – Class 56

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Sermon for the 7th Sunday after the Epiphany 2017

S. Epiphany 7.17 “Saving By Spending” Matt. 5:38-48 There are these pre-marriage compatibility tools that I never really use, but they push them on pastors a lot. They survey everything: how/if you argue, what kind of family system red flags you have in your past, how passive-aggressive

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Matthew – Class 55

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Sermon for the 6th Sunday after the Epiphany 2017

S. Epiphany 6.17 “Epiphanies, Happy and Sad” Matt. 5:21-37 Not all epiphanies are happy ones. Sometimes the light of the star suddenly appearing in the night sky casts a bright light on our failures and follies. And that is not as fun as when the star casts

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Matthew – Class 54

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Sermon for the 5th Sunday Epiphany 2017

S. Epiphany 5.17 “If…” Matt. 5:13-20 I think this apparently simple passage confuses lots of us, especially biblical scholars, but honestly, these days, most of those guys are easily confused. It’s the whole business with salt losing it’s flavor, for starters. Has that ever happened to you—that

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Advent Vespers – Wednesdays, 7:00 p.m.

16 December 2018  3rd Sunday Advent

8:30 Matins

11:00 Divine Service with Communion

9:45 Sunday School – children ages 3 through high school

Adult Bible Class with Pastor Martin


Our Savior Lutheran Church is a confessional Lutheran church in Raleigh, North Carolina, belonging to the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.

We are located at: 1500 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27608.

For directions, use 742 Nash Street, Raleigh.