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Sunday Worship Services
10:30am – Morning Worship
5:30pm – Evening Worship
(at St. Paul's Lutheran,
604 Pitt St. Mt. Pleasant)
Church Address
Moultrie Middle School
645 Coleman Boulevard
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

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Redeeming the Time in 2015

Redeeming the Time in 2015 Recently, Marla and I talked about a few goals for the coming year. Like most of you, our sincere desire is to take advantage of and improve upon the time that God has allotted to us. In our text for this Sunday's morning worship service we are exhorted by God to make good use of our time. Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but a...

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Sermon Discussion Questions - December 28, 2014

Sunday, December 28, 2014: AMLuke 11:1-131) What keeps us from prayer? Why is it wrong and dangerous to neglect prayer?2) Why should our prayers be filled with Scripture?3) How does prayer affect our priorities?4) Why is it significant that Jesus taught us to call God "our Father"?5) What does it mean to pray "hallowed be your name"?6) What does Jesus teach us here about t...

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Visible Love

Visible Love In Mark 12:28-34 our Lord Jesus answered the scribe's question concerning the greatest commandment. Quoting from Deuteronomy 6:4, 5 and Leviticus 19:18, Christ said, "Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength. The second is thi...

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The Incomparable Christ

The Incomparable Christ The Latin phrase Solus Christus defines salvation as that which cannot be found outside of faith in the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ, the eternal Son of God. Jesus is the way, the truth, and the life, and no one comes to the Father except through faith in him (John 14:6). Over the past two thousand years people have reacted to Chr...

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Sermon Discussion Questions - December 14, 2014

Sunday, December 14, 2014: AMJohn 1:14-181) Why is Christ called "the Word"?2) Why is it important that "the Word became flesh"?3) Why was it necessary for Christ to "dwell" or "tabernacle" among us?4) What did John mean by saying that Christ was "full of grace and truth"? Why is this concept important?5) What does it mean that Christ makes the Father known (vs. 18)?6) How...

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A Savior Is Born

A SAVIOR IS BORN Isaiah 7:10-14 and Luke 1:26-38 are two passages that highlight the birth of our Lord Jesus. Written 700 years before the coming of Christ, Isaiah prophesied that God would give His people a sign, "Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call His name Immanuel (God with us)." That sign, of course, was fulfilled in the birth of Jesus Ch...

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Sermon Discussion Questions - December 7, 2014

Sunday, December 7, 2014: AMLuke 10:38-421) How can distractions in life cause problems for Christians? When do distractions become spiritual problems?2) Why is it instructive that Mary was "listening" to Jesus?3) What was good about Martha's service and hospitality? What was problematic with it? Why?4) How does Christ respond to Martha? Why is this encouraging for us?5) H...

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Sermon Discussion Questions - November 30, 2014

Sunday, November 30, 2014: AMLuke 10:25-371) What is God's grace meant to do?2) How can the human heart find rest?3) What is the problem with the way that the lawyer comes to Jesus? What is the problem with the lawyer's answer?4) Why did the lawyer ask "who is my neighbor?"?5) What is significant about a Samaritan being the one who helped the man?6) What kind of neighbors ...

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