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Messages of hope and inspiration in Jesus Christ from Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Dubuque, Iowa

Messages of hope and inspiration in Jesus Christ from Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Dubuque, Iowa
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Messages of hope and inspiration in Jesus Christ from Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Dubuque, Iowa

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English


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Embracing the Blessing

10/13/2019
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Another reading from Luke’s Gospel and Jesus’ journey to Jerusalem. This week, what it looks like to be grateful and embrace the blessings of God by taking the time to realize them. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:11:31

40 Years of Trust and Faith

10/6/2019
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On the occasion of the 40th Anniversary celebration of Lord of Life, Pastor Paul speaks about faith and trust with the prescribed reading for the day from Luke 17. What will the next 40 years bring? Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com.

Duration:00:12:39

No Regrets

9/29/2019
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Today’s reading is challenging. It names a reality about life, wealth, and eternity. There is much we can learn from this reading, but today Pastor Paul focuses on regret and how God’s love can overcome everything. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:14:52

Blessed to be a Blessing

9/22/2019
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In this challenging text from the Gospel according to Luke, we hear a parable from Jesus that seems to have a few meanings. So it is with Jesus’ parables. Today, Pastor Paul asks us to think about what Jesus’ idea might ave been in telling this parable. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:11:36

God Goes to Extremes

9/16/2019
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We will go to extreme measures to find something we’ve lost and value. In this message, Pastor Paul talks about the kinds of things we lose and about the parables Jesus shares to make a point for those who criticize him for reaching out to sinners and tax collectors. To learn more about Lord of Life Lutheran Church, please visit our website. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:12:38

God Risks it All for Us!

9/8/2019
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What are we to do with difficult readings and words from Jesus? Well, sometimes we just need to hear them and then realize that they point us to something important about ourselves. At the precise time that we understand how broken we are, God’s Grace enters in and we are reminded that we are loved. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:12:22

God's Love Is Enough!

9/3/2019
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God’s love is enough. Seminarian Jason Davis reminds us that God’s love is enough, through fun stories of internship and praying with his children. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:17:37

You Are Set Free!

8/25/2019
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What are the burdens you carry with you? What has it been like to have your burden relieved? In today’s message, Pastor Paul talks about what is central to Jesus’ message, as he sets free from her ailment, a woman bent over for eighteen years. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:14:54

Jesus' Mission Changes the Status Quo

8/18/2019
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Jesus talks about wishing that fire were kindled on earth, but what kind of fire? How do we interpret Jesus’ words in this reading in the context of the larger message from the Gospel according to Luke? Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:13:41

Do Not Be Afraid

8/10/2019
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Do not be afraid. Easily said, but our human frailty makes it tough to live into. How do we hear God’s words about fear? How does fear impact our lives? All this and a reminder that God is with us in our fear in this week’s message. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:12:38

A Bigger Place for My Stuff

8/4/2019
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We have a hard time hearing texts like this one because of who we are as Americans. We have fallen into the trip of believing that the more “stuff” we have, the better off we are. But Jesus wants to offer a corrective and reminds us that it isn’t about how much stuff we have or don’t have, but about our identity in God that determines how we are doing. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:13:15

A Cab Driver, a Preacher, and Prayer

7/29/2019
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What do a cab driver, a preacher, and prayer have in common? Listen and find out! What do we expect from prayer and why do we pray? Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:15:12

What Exactly IS the Better Part?

7/20/2019
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What IS the “better part” Jesus tells Martha about? Is Martha wrong or doing what is right? How do we deal with our own “busy-ness” and what do we need to remember as we bustle along in life? Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:14:02

Who Is My Neighbor?

7/14/2019
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Who is my neighbor? That’s the question asked by the lawyer in today’s reading, but it’s a question each of us is called to ask as followers of Jesus. What does it mean to be a “good” neighbor, to show love and mercy to others? Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:15:00

Taking the First Step

7/6/2019
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How much courage does it take to take the first step? Jesus sends out the 70 to announce that the Kingdom of God has come near, and to teach and heal in His name. Since then, followers of Jesus have been spreading the Good News of Jesus and God’s love around the world. Now it’s our turn. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:19:15

What they want us to know...

6/30/2019
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In the reading from Luke’s Gospel, Jesus seems to be pretty harsh with the ones he addresses. But this reading is about more than just the harsh phrases, it is about the character and nature of Jesus, and of God the Father who sent Jesus into the world on a mission. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:11:18

What's in a name?

6/22/2019
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What names to you answer to? What names do we give to others? In this message, Pastor Paul talks about the names that burden us and what Jesus has to say about them. Hint: Jesus gives us a new name, child of God. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com More available at: https://www.lordoflife.online/sermons

Duration:00:15:15

It's a big ask, but a must ask

6/9/2019
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It’s a big ask, but it’s a must ask. We, like the first disciples of Jesus, are called to share the Good News of Jesus Christ in our world. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:15:28

He's Praying for You, Too!

6/2/2019
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Jesus prays for unity for his disciples, but also for all those who come to believe. That’s you and me and everyone else yet to come. So how do we respond? What does unity look like and how will we embrace the gift of Jesus? Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:15:53

Living into Love

5/19/2019
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What does it look like to live into the love that Jesus commands of us? What would it be like if we believed that we can live into love with our daily lives and honor God’s comma in the story of our lives? This week Pastor Paul looks at the commandment that is central to our Christian lives. Music provided by and licensed via www.pond5.com

Duration:00:13:51