Devotions from Steadfast LutheransApr 09, 2023
The Resurrection of our Lord - Easter Sunday
Blessed are those who can simply say "amen" to our Lord's words.
Holy Saturday: Who is to Administer the Supper
The weight of our sins was on the cross with Christ.
We rejoice in the reconciliation Jesus gives us in the forgiveness of sins, especially delivered in the Sacrament of the Altar!
....and I shall dwell in the house of the Lord forever.
Honoring Jesus is no waste. It is worship.
Have mercy on us, O Jesus!
The cross is Christ's throne where He is declared King of the Jews.
Saturday, Lent 5: Infant Communion
Lord Jesus, help us to be faithful to Your Word and help our pastors to do the same. Amen.
Friday, Lent 5
Lord Jesus, help us not to despair, but to go to Your supper.
Thursday, Lent 5
Let us fast in faith and love.
Wednesday, Lent 5
The Word of God is always true.
Tuesday, Lent 5
Given and shed for you for the forgiveness of sins.
Monday, Lent 4
Pray Psalm 50
Fifth Sunday in Lent
Whoever is of God hears the words of God.
Saturday, Lent 4: Grape Juice; Communion in Both Kinds
Faithful pastors and godly Christians will find a way to be faithful to the Lord's institution.
Friday, Lent 4
Read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest the Holy Scriptures.
Thursday, Lent 4
Lord Jesus, grant us faith in Your Word!
Wednesday, Lent 4
If you don't take the medicine, it won't help you.
Tuesday, Lent 4
Hunger for the feast that is set before you on the altar.
Monday, Lent 4
Listen to Him
Fourth Sunday in Lent
Jesus has compassion on them and teaches them.
Saturday, Lent 3: Intinction
Lord Jesus Christ, help us to faithfully follow Your Word.
Friday, Lent 3
For the forgiveness of sins
Thursday, Lent 3
And by that will we have been sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once for all. Hebrews 10:10
Wednesday, Lent 3
We can learn to look at the sacrament with all expectation of joy and a consoled conscience.
Tuesday, Lent 3
God intended the Passover to be enjoyed by His people.
Monday, Lent 3
Pray Psalm 111
Third Sunday in Lent
Blessed are those who hear the Word of God and keep it.
Saturday, Lent 2: The Cup
This Supper is Jesus' gift.
Friday, Lent 2
Jesus doesn't intend His Supper to be a rare event.
Thursday, Lent 2
We, too, have been forgiven much!
Wednesday, Lent 2
Read Mark 14:22-25
Tuesday, Lent 2
The Lord's Passover was not meant for everyone.
Monday, Lent 2
Pray Psalm 111
Second Sunday in Lent
God's deliverance comes in His own time and according to His own will, not ours.
Saturday, Lent 1: Online "Communion"
Restrain and convert those who practice things that profane Your name among us.
Friday, Lent 1
A seven-year-old child can tell you what "is" means.
Thursday, Lent 1
Let God's Word stand.
Wednesday, Lent 1
These words of Jesus are the New Testament.
Tuesday, Lent 1
1 Corinthians 10 gives the Old Testament foundation for 1 Corinthians 11.
Monday, Lent 1
You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies.
First Sunday in Lent
Man does not live by bread alone.
Bonus Episode: Appendix: Christian Questions with their Answers
This bonus episode is 7:14.
Saturday after Ash Wednesday: Closed Communion
If we remain committed to our congregations and the doctrine which we have been taught, Closed Communion does not have to be a problem.
Friday after Ash Wednesday
Read Acts 2:42.
Thursday after Ash Wednesday
The main passages for the Supper are those which record its institution.
Whatever fasting you practice, do so for good spiritual reasons, not for attention from others.
Lent 2023 Introduction
Given and Shed for You - The Lord's Supper for Lent
Nativity of Our Lord, Christmas Day
The Savior is born! Come and See!