Sermons from Grace/Bethel

43 EpisodesProduced by Mark Haefner

Weekly audio recordings of sermons presented at Grace Lutheran and Bethel Lutheran churches Seward and York NE. Mark A. Haefner, Pastor

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Luke 6:36-41 "Be Merciful"

July 16th, 2019


God is merciful to us who are ungrateful and wicked. While we were still sinners Christ died for us. Having experienced his mercy to us we are moved …

1 Peter 5:6-11 "Be Alert and Trust"

July 8th, 2019


Be alert and always watching because Satan is like a lion ready to pounce when you are distracted. Trust God's promise to to help, to lift you up when you are humbles, to strengthen and support you no matter what.

Luke 14:16-24 You Are Invited to a Feast!

June 30th, 2019


God invites us to feast on his word and sacrament, and in his eternal kingdom. Don't ignore or take his invitation for granted.

Deuteronomy 6:4-9

June 23rd, 2019


Focus on what's important - The Lord and his word.

Trinity Sunday Message

June 18th, 2019


There is no one like our God - One divine being yet three distinct persons.

The Festival of Pentecost

June 9th, 2019


The Holy Spirit provided everything the disciples needed to preach law and gospel. He does the same for us today.

John 15:26-16:4 "Be Prepared"

June 3rd, 2019


Jesus sends the Holy Spirit to be our coach and prepare us to witness about him and to suffer for him.

Ascension Meditation on John 14

May 31st, 2019


Our hearts need not be sad or troubled. Jesus is preparing a place for us and we will see him again.

May 26, 2019 Sermon on James 1:22-27

May 29th, 2019


Pure Religion - Beliefs and values based on God's word alone. Putting those values and beliefs into action out of gratitude for all God has done for you in Jesus.

Good Shepherd Sunday

May 12th, 2019


Jesus is the Good Shepherd who gave his life for the sheep. Therefore, we lack nothing now and have eternal life.

John 20:21-23 "Peace Be with You"

April 29th, 2019


Only Jesus can give us the peace we need - the peace that comes from knowing he is alive and that our sins are forgiven.

Easter Sermon - Keep On Remembering Christ Is Risen

April 22nd, 2019


Keep on remembering Jesus, true man, descended from David, and true God, risen from the dead. This is the gospel of our salvation that enables us to face  tomorrow and removes all our fears.

Good Friday - "It Is Finished"

April 20th, 2019


It is finished. Every prophecy of Scripture concerning the Messiah has been fulfilled. The work the Father gave Jesus has been accomplished. There's …

Love One Another - Three Words of Truth

April 5th, 2019


Sermon presented at Grace Lutheran Church, Seward NE on April 4, 2019 by Pastor Timothy Kemnitz

Ephesians 3:20 You Can't Even Imagine

April 1st, 2019


God shows that he can do infinitely more than we can ask or imagine, most importantly, by sacrificing Jesus so that we could have forgiveness and …

Luke 11:17 A House Divided

March 24th, 2019


Jesus lets us know neither He nor Satan are divided. In fact, you can't be neutral about Jesus. You are either with him or against him. 

Matthew 15:21-28

March 17th, 2019


Great Faith: Jesus tested the faith of the Canaanite woman so that we would be able to see the great faith she had in her heart. Great faith rests on …

What Is Truth?

March 15th, 2019


Pastor Fred Berger's sermon from week two of Lent

Matthew 4:1-11 Game On

March 11th, 2019


Jesus defeats the Devil for us 

John 18:3-9 I Am He

March 8th, 2019


Jesus is the "I AM", the one true God, the one who offered himself to protect his disciples, to suffer and die to pay for our sins.

2 Peter 1:16ff

March 3rd, 2019


The Transfiguration  of Jesus  makes us certain; certain that Jesus is true God, our Savior; certain that the Scriptures are the very word of God; and therefore certain that we have eternal life in Jesus.

1 Corinthians 9:27-10:5

February 17th, 2019


God is Merciful and Just. Paul shows how that applies in our lives by the example of Israel in the wilderness, and the fact that he works hard to …

Exodus 14:13-22

February 10th, 2019


Even in hopeless situations Jesus asks "Why are you afraid?" He has power over wind, wave and water. Has power even over death. He has rescued you from the most hopeless situation of all - the punishment you deserve for …

Matthew 8:5-11

February 3rd, 2019


The Centurion from Capernaum showed proper humility and great faith. God's law gives us proper humility. Knowing who Jesus is, what he has done, and promised us gives us confident faith.

Romans 12:6-11

February 1st, 2019


God gives every Christian gifts. Paul encourages us to use whatever gift God has given us in humble service to him and our neighbor.

Isaiah 61:1-3

January 20th, 2019


Jesus' purpose as Messiah was to proclaim the good news he came to win. Our purpose from God is to be like an oak tree that displays God's glory.

Acts 10:37-38

January 13th, 2019


At his Baptism Jesus showed his willingness to take our place, to fulfill all righteousness for us. He added his righteousness to Baptism so that it …

Matthew 2:1-12

January 8th, 2019


God was at work across the miles and through the ages to help the Wise Men get to know Jesus, and frustrating the evil of Herod. He is still at work through out History making sure we know Jesus and frustrating evil in …

Luke 2:25-35

December 30th, 2018


The Gift of Jesus reveals hearts - brings for a reaction of joy or opposition.

Galatians 4:4-7

December 27th, 2018


Seven Words Full of Meaning: Time, Son, Born, Redemption, Adoption, Heirs, Abba.

Isaiah 9:1-7

December 27th, 2018


Amid all the darkness around us and in us, Jesus alone provides the light we need.

Revelation 12:1-6

December 24th, 2018


God demonstrates his love by sending  his Son into a dangerous world to save us.

Psalm 73 Funeral Sermon

December 20th, 2018


Know your final destiny. In Jesus, it's heaven.

Ephesians 4:4-7

December 17th, 2018


Rejoice in the Lord Always.

Jeremiah 33:14-16

December 3rd, 2018


Jesus comes bring the gift of Hope. The first Sunday in the Season of Advent.

Deuteronomy 8:10-18

November 23rd, 2018


Thanksgiving Sermon - Don't Forget the Lord Your God

Episode 3

November 18th, 2018


1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 "Know What Will Happen on the Last Day.

Matthew 24:3-12

November 11th, 2018


First in the series - Be Prepared for the Last Day - Know the Signs.

Revelation 20:4-6

November 6th, 2018


Sermon for All Saint's Day - The Souls of believers never die, they go to live and reign with Jesus.

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