Sermons by Pastor Paul Letvin

Sermons by Pastor Paul Letvin

What’s In a Name?

Isaiah 7:14 (ESV) Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. Isaiah 9:6 (ESV) For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

Signs and Symbols of Christ’s Birth​

Scripture Reading Luke 2:12​ (ESV) “And this will be a sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped in swaddling cloths and lying in a manger.” Matthew 2:2, 10, 11b​ (ESV) 2 ​”Where is he who has been born king of the Jews? For we saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.​” 10 “When they saw the star, they rejoiced exceedingly with great joy. 11…Then, opening…

Thanksgiving Proclamation

Psalm 97:1, 12 (ESV) 1 The LORD reigns, let the earth rejoice; let the many coastlands be glad! 12 Rejoice in the LORD, O you righteous, and give thanks to his holy name! Luke 17:11-19 (ESV) 11 On the way to Jerusalem he was passing along between Samaria and Galilee. 12 And as he entered a village, he was met by ten lepers, who stood at a distance 13 and lifted up their…

Our Kingdom Perspective When Calamity Comes

Habakkuk 2:4 (ESV) Behold, his soul is puffed up; it is not upright within him,​ but the righteous shall live by his faith. Habakkuk 2:14 (ESV) For the earth will be filled​ with the knowledge of the glory of the LORD​ as the waters cover the sea. Habakkuk 3:17-19a (ESV) 17Though the fig tree should not blossom,​ nor fruit be on the vines,​ the produce of the olive fail​…

Sabbath, Part 2

Deuteronomy 5:12-15 (ESV) 12’Observe the Sabbath day, to keep it holy, as the LORD your God commanded you. 13Six days you shall labor and do all your work, 14but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, you or your son or your daughter or your male servant or your female servant, or your ox or your donkey or any of your…

Decision 2022

Exodus 18:21 (ESV) Moreover, look for able men from all the people, men who fear God, who are trustworthy and hate a bribe, and place such men over the people as chiefs of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties, and of tens. 1 Timothy 2:1-2 (ESV) 1First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, 2 for kings and…

The Daily Office

Psalm 37:7 (ESV) Be still before the LORD and wait patiently for him… Psalm 62:1 (ESV) For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. Daniel 6:10 (ESV) When Daniel knew that the document had been signed, he went to his house where he had windows in his upper chamber open toward Jerusalem. He got down on his knees three times a day and prayed and gave…

Faith-filled and Faithful Jonathan

1 Samuel 14:6 (ESV) Jonathan said to the young man who carried his armor, “Come, let us go over to the garrison of these uncircumcised. It may be that the LORD will work for us, for nothing can hinder the LORD from saving by many or by few.” 1 Samuel 18:3 (ESV) Then Jonathan made a covenant with David, because he loved him as his own soul. 1 Samuel 20:4 (ESV) Then…

The Fall of Saul

1 Samuel 15:22-23 (ESV) 22And Samuel said, “Has the Lord as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the Lord? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to listen than the fat of rams. 23For rebellion is as the sin of divination, and presumption is as iniquity and idolatry. Because you have rejected the word of the Lord, he has also…