Sunday’s Message – April 21, 2019

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April 21, 2019
The Resurrection
of Our Lord

 

PRAYER OF THE DAY
God of justice, you have shown yourself in this world in the poor, the hungry, and the needy. Make us willing participants of your grace and generosity, so that when you come again, we will know your face. We pray these things in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

  • Psalm 118:19-24
  • Colossians 3:1-4
  • Matthew 28:1-10

Sermon Texts:

  • Colossians 1:3-5
  • Colossians 2:6-7
  • Colossians 3:12-14

Narrative Lectionary Year 1 (Matthew)

Pastor Steve Schumacher
Pilgrim Lutheran Church
Puyallup, South Hill, Washington

Sunday’s Message – April 7, 2019

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April 7, 2019
The Fifth Sunday in Lent
“The Kingdom of Heaven is a place…
of Welcome”

PRAYER OF THE DAY

God of justice, you have shown yourself in this world in the poor, the hungry, and the needy. Make us willing participants of your grace and generosity, so that when you come again, we will know your face. We pray these things in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

  • Psalm 98
  • Matthew 25:31-46

Rob Bell/Nooma video link:
Rhythm

Narrative Lectionary
Year 1 (Matthew)

Steve Schumacher, Pastor

Pilgrim Lutheran Church
South Hill, Puyallup, Washington

Sunday’s Message – March 31, 2019

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March 31, 2019
The Fourth Sunday in Lent
“The Kingdom of Heaven is a place…
where trust reigns”

PRAYER OF THE DAY

God of holy anticipation, you have promised that you would return at a time unknown to us. Make us ready, so that when you return we might be welcomed into your kingdom with open arms. We pray these things in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

  • Psalm 43
  • Matthew 25:1-13

Narrative Lectionary
Year 1 (Matthew)

Steve Schumacher, Pastor

Pilgrim Lutheran Church
South Hill, Puyallup, Washington

Sunday’s Message – March 24, 2019

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March 24, 2019
The Third Sunday in Lent
“The Kingdom of Heaven is a place…
for You!”

PRAYER OF THE DAY

God of celebration, you have invited all people to rejoice in the goodness of your love. Help us to be hospitable to all people at your banquet, so that all might receive your blessing. We pray these things in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

  • Matthew 22:1-14
  • Narrative Lectionary Year 1 (Matthew)

Steve Schumacher, Pastor

Pilgrim Lutheran Church
South Hill, Puyallup, Washington

Sunday’s Message – March 17, 2019

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March 17, 2019
The Second Sunday in Lent
“The Kingdom of Heaven is a place…
where the last shall be first”

PRAYER OF THE DAY

Generous God, you have promised to open your kingdom to all people, despite their circumstances. Bring us close to you, and help us to proclaim the goodness of your generosity. We pray these things in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

  • Matthew 20:1-16
  • Narrative Lectionary Year 1 (Matthew)

Steve Schumacher, Pastor

Pilgrim Lutheran Church
South Hill, Puyallup, Washington

Sunday’s Message – March 10, 2019

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March 10, 2019
The First Sunday in Lent
“The Kingdom of Heaven is a place of Forgiveness”

PRAYER OF THE DAY

Forgiving God, as you encouraged your people to forgive, you modeled
forgiveness by releasing us from our bondage to sin. Help us to forgive others, so that we might live in harmony with all your children. We pray these things in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

  • Matthew 14:13-33
    Narrative Lectionary Year 1 (Matthew)

Shannon Fleischfresser, Director
Family + Youth Ministries

Pilgrim Lutheran Church
Puyallup – South Hill, WA

Sunday’s Message – February 24, 2019

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February 24, 2019
The 7th Sunday after Epiphany
“Have a Little Faith in Me”

PRAYER OF THE DAY

Generous God, you helped your son Jesus feed 5,000 hungry people who had gathered to hear of your love. Help us provide for the needs of all who hunger for your word. We pray these things in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

  • Matthew 14:13-33
    Narrative Lectionary Year 1 (Matthew)

Link to John Hyatt’s “Have a Little Faith in Me

Steve Schumacher
Pastor

Pilgrim Lutheran Church
Puyallup – South Hill, WA

Sunday’s Message – February 10, 2019

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February 3, 2019
The 5th Sunday after Epiphany
“Contentment”

PRAYER OF THE DAY
Lord of stories, Jesus taught us through stories and the wisdom of the shared word. Teach us through your stories, that we may learn, grow, and love. For the sake of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.

  • Matthew 13:24-43

Narrative Lectionary Year 1 (Matthew)

Steve Schumacher
Pastor

Pilgrim Lutheran Church
Puyallup – South Hill, WA

Sunday’s Message – February 3, 2019

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February 3, 2019
The 4th Sunday after Epiphany
“Pray”

PRAYER OF THE DAY
Extravagant God, you have promised treasure in heaven that outweighs any we could envision or imagine on earth. Help us to be grateful for the amazing gifts you have already given to us. We pray these things in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

  • Matthew 6:7-21

Narrative Lectionary Year 1 (Matthew)

Steve Schumacher
Pastor

Pilgrim Lutheran Church
Puyallup – South Hill, WA

Sunday’s Message – January 27, 2019

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January 27, 2019
The 3rd Sunday after Epiphany
“Humility”

PRAYER OF THE DAY
Loving God, your son Jesus taught many things that helped people know how deeply you love humanity. Help us to live in your love, so that we might be beacons of light for others. We pray these things in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and LORD. Amen.

  • Matthew 5:1-20

Narrative Lectionary Year 1 (Matthew)

Steve Schumacher
Pastor

Pilgrim Lutheran Church
Puyallup – South Hill, WA