In Preparation for the 5th Sunday in Lent 2018

“This is the new testament in my blood.”

We hear that all the time, but what are we talking about? I wanted to take a second to think about that since we hear it every week when we receive the Lord’s Supper. And because this week’s Old Testament lesson points us to those words. Continue reading

In Preparation…for the 3rd Sunday in Lent 2018

Greetings in Jesus’ name!

Pastor Troup will be preaching this weekend on the Gospel text from John chapter 2. In this passage, Jesus flips the tables of the money changers and drives out the people who are corrupting God’s house. He does this and then predicts his death and resurrection by talking about the destruction of God’s true temple (Christ’s own body) and how it will be raised again in 3 days. Continue reading