Where is Jesus When the World Ends

Bible Text: Matthew 25 | Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | The Scriptures and hymns all talk about the end of the world these days in church. Where is Jesus when we come to the end? Where can we find him? What are his attitudes and actions?

Relentless Wrath

Bible Text: Zephaniah 1:7-16, Matthew 25:14-30 | Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | Sometimes we come across Bible passages which seem so harsh and full of anger and condemnation from God. It is important to know how to listen and what God is telling us.

Face to Face with Death on All Saints

Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | Series: All Saints Day | All Saints Day forces us to reckon with the fact of death. The scriptures for this day also put us face to face with Christ’s victory over death and our own victory through Him.

Those Red Doors

Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | The Lutheran Reformation started with a door in Wittenberg. St. Paul Lutheran in Catonsville has red doors. Listen to hear how they are connected.

Junkyards vs. the True God

Bible Text: Psalm 96 | Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | “For all the gods of the peoples are worthless idols, but the Lord made the heavens.” We have plenty of idols and they always let us down. But not the God who made the heavens.

A Hard Working God and a Big Surprise

Bible Text: Matthew 21: 33-46 | Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | The parable of the Vineyard is filled images of wrath and punishment…til the surprise ending changes everything.

Two Sons, Tax Collectors & Prostitutes

Bible Text: Matthew 21:28-32 | Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | Series: Church Sermons | Who goes into heaven? Disobedient sons? Prostitutes? You? Jesus gives us answers.

That’s No Way to Run a Business!

Bible Text: Matthew 20:1-16 | Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | God does not treat us “fairly” or do what’s right toward us. If he did we would all be lost.

How Can You Forgive Others?

Bible Text: Matthew 18:21-35 | Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | Forgiveness: a reception of what God gives to us and our giving to others. One dying sinner sharing life with another dying sinner.

Is More Better?

Bible Text: Matthew 18: 1-20 | Preacher: Pastor Gregory Alms | Is the stronger one always the better one? How is a small child a picture of a Christian?