Rev. Arturo Mendez May 15 2022 Text: Revelation 21:1-7 Theme: “Thanks be to God and Rejoice in His Promises”         Grace and Peace from our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ be to all of you Amen!     21  Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more.   2  And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.   3  And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, “Behold, the dwelling place [ a ]  of God is with man. He will dwell with them, and they will be his people, [ b ]  and God himself will be with them as their God. Today is a day of celebration we all are celebrate the 122th. Anniversary of the Foundation of this Church, and the 20 Th . Anniversary on His Call of service here to Pastor Bogs. but also we celebrate that God Himself is taking care of this church, as he has promised to all of us in His Word and His Sacraments as well, in this
Rev. Arturo Mendez Sermon Text: John 14:1-6 Sermon Theme: “I Am the Way and the Truth and the Life”            ! He is Risen!!   Peace and grace from Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ be with all of You Amen! What would you do when you have to travel some place, where  you never being before ? At least you grab a Map and trying to figure it out the best way to travel, or now a little better we had our GPS to be able to follow the instructions and find the best way to travel and arrive to our destination and don’t get lost in our way.    Once again we hear the declaration of Jesus towards his Disciples in the account of John, where he declares "I Am the Way and the Truth and the Life" and he is also declaring to all of us his Disciples that he is the right way, that we must follow Him, as not to get lost and to be able to reach our final destination safely ,   Which is our final destination? Heaven Right   ? so he want us to don’t get loss. And he Tell us  "Let not your he
Rev. Arturo mendez   Sermon Text:Luke 23:1-56   Sermon Theme I Have Found in Him no Guilt   Series C        Peace and Grace From our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ be to all of you Amen !   23  Then the whole company of them arose and brought him before Pilate.   2  And they began to accuse him, saying, “We found this man misleading our nation and forbidding us to give tribute to Caesar, and saying that he himself is Christ, a king.” 3  And Pilate asked him, “Are you the King of the Jews?” And he answered him, “You have said so.”   4  Then Pilate said to the chief priests and the crowds, “I find no guilt in this man.”       Jesus had taken the supper with his Disciples on the day of Passover, then was sold by Judas Iscariot, brought before the court and the Senadrin to accuse him.    regarding of his teachings and to forbidding the tribute to the Caesar, and claiming Him Self as a King, so people send it to Pilate to make sentence for Him, And Pilate ask Him if He was the King of the Jew
Rev. Arturo Mendez Luke 13:31-35 Theme: Jerusalem Jerusalem        Peace and Grace from our Lord and Savior be with all of you Amen! 31  At that very hour some Pharisees came and said to him, “Get away from here, for Herod wants to kill you.”   32  And he said to them,  “Go and tell that fox, ‘Behold, I cast out demons and perform cures today and tomorrow, and the third day I finish my course. Jesus was in Galilee, and he continued to do what the father had commanded him to proclaim the good news of salvation, Jesus even healed the sick and freed the demon-possessed. At a certain moment some Pharisees approach Jesus, who apparently want to be friendly with Jesus, saying, get out of here because Herod wants to Kill you, here in this verse We can notice two things, first some Pharisees approach and tell Jesus to go, because if you do not leave Herod will kill you, maybe these Pharisees were waiting for Jesus to see more Miracles of Him. Or Either they expected some other answer from Jesu
Rev. Arturo Mendez Sep 19-2021 Sermon Text: Mark 9:30-37   Theme: I want to be the Greatest!   Peace an grace from our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ  to all of  you Amen   30  They went on from there and passed through Galilee. And he did not want anyone to know,  31  for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, “The Son of Man is going to be delivered into the hands of men, and they will kill him. And when he is killed, after three days he will rise.”  32  But they did not understand the saying, and were afraid to ask him.  [1]   First of all I want to have an illustration just remember when you went to school and of course some of you when the teacher was instructing something to you in class, you are like what ? what is he or she  saying ? I don’t understand what is saying, let me tell you those things happen to me so often in school whit some particular teacher when she was explaining to me how is have to be, to do it and resolve the situation, specially on Math, I’m not very
Rev. Arturo Mendez St. Matthew Lutheran church of Westfield 08/15/2021   Sermon Preaching Text: John 6:51-69    Theme:  ! Jesus our true bread of Life!     Introduction: bread and wine Sharing bread and a good wine is always good and enjoyable. Who do you share it with?  It is a good bread that satiates your daily life, but perishes! The true bread of Life is Christ and never perish, it is for eternal life!       51 I am the living bread that came down from heaven. If anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever. And the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh.”  [1] 52  The Jews then disputed among themselves, saying, “How can this man give us his flesh to eat?”   53  So Jesus said to them,  “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you have no life in you.   Jesus is saying a claim of who he really is, he is talking about himself as the true bread of life, certainly at that time bread was an indispensable food