Christianity is about relationships: Our relationship with God and our relationships with others. Follow Christ along his Lenten way and discover how he reclaims us and all our relationships.
-- Ash Wednesday. The Destructive Pattern of Escalation is seen
as troops overtake Jesus in Gethsemane and he stands before Caiaphas. See
-- First Week of Lent. The Destructive Pattern of Invalidation is seen in the testimony against Jesus at his trial. See Sermon Here
-- Second Week of Lent. The Destructive Pattern of Negative Interpretation is seen in the High Priest's reaction to the claims of the Christ. See Sermon Here
-- Third Week of Lent. The Destructive Pattern of Withdrawal is seen in Peter's denial of his Lord. See Sermon Here
-- Fourth Week of Lent. The Secret of Not Having Unrealistic Expectations is seen in Jesus' willing sacrifice. See Sermon Here
-- Fifth Week of Lent. The Secret of Forgiveness and Absolution is seen in Jesus' opening of paradise to a sinner. See Sermon Here
These begin on Ash Wednesday, February 25 and continue each of
the Wednesdays of Lent, at Noon and 7:30 PM. Each of the services are here at
First Lutheran Church.