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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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Sermon Discussion Questions: June 5, 2016

Sunday, June 5, 2016: AMColossians 3:12-17 This text is essentially Part II of an argument Paul started in vs. 5. How do verses 12-17 complement what Paul wrote in verses 5-11?How does Paul remind his readers about their identity? Why is this important?How are the characteristics of verses 12-15 the opposite of a self-focused, proud life?What is Paul's logic with why Chri...

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Sermon Discussion Questions: May 29, 2016

Sunday, May 29, 2016: AMGenesis 2:18-25 How should Christians respond to the moral revolution happening in our day?What should define truth regarding marriage and sexuality? Why?What does it mean that marriage is a divinely established institution? What implications does this have for the way that we view marriage?How is marriage a gift? How does the Bible view sex and se...

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MUSIC & SINGING

It has often been said that to avoid conflict at family gatherings it is best to leave religion, politics, and parenting out of the conversation. Perhaps the subject of church music should be added to the list as well. If any subject elicits strong opinions and emotional responses among Christians, it's this one. Heated responses may be attributed to the myriad genres of ...

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Sermon Discussion Questions: May 1, 2016

Sunday, May 1, 2016: AMLuke 20:9-18 How does the context of this parable help us to understand it?Who do the characters in the parable represent? How do we see Israel's history in the parable?How does this parable help show the extravagant nature of grace and the Gospel?How is this parable a warning? How does it show the mercy of God?Sunday, May 1, 2016: PM1 Samuel 19:1-2...

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Sermon Discussion Questions: May 8, 2016

Sunday, May 8, 2016: AMLuke 20:19-26 Why did the Scribes and chief priests want to destroy Jesus?Why did these leaders think they could trap Jesus with this question?How was Jesus's answer the perfect response?What does Jesus' response teach us about our attitude toward government?What is the doctrine of the two kingdoms? How does that doctrine affect the way Christians t...

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He Descended Into Hell

He Descended Into Hell Have you ever wondered what is meant by this little four word clause in the Apostles' Creed: "He descended into Hell?" When Christ died on the cross his body went into the grave, his spirit into the hands of the Father, and his suffering was over (Luke 23:43, 46). This raises questions, however, concerning the article "He descended into hell." What ...

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Sermon Discussion Questions: April 24, 2016

Sunday, April 24, 2016: AMLuke 19:41-20:8 How is Jesus' compassion on display in this text? What should this teach us?Why does Jesus become angry? Why does he take this action in the temple?Why do the religious leaders react the way that they do? How does Jesus handle them?What does this text teach us about the Gospel?Sunday, April 24, 2016: PM1 Samuel 18:1-30 What is th...

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Sermon Discussion Questions: April 17, 2016

Sunday, April 17, 2016: AMLuke 19:28-40 Why does Luke continue to point out that Jesus is on his way to Jerusalem?What is the significance of the donkey?How was Jesus' true mission different than what many people were expecting him to do?Why did the Pharisees take issue with these things?How does this text magnify Christ and point to his infinite worth?Sunday, April 17, 2...

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Sermon Discussion Questions: April 10, 2016

Sunday, April 10, 2016: AMLuke 19:11-27 Why does stewardship accompany authentic faith? What is faithful stewardship for Christians? Why are all Christians, despite their particular background, resources, etc., called to faithful stewardship?Why does Jesus tell this parable to his disciples? How is this instructive for us?How is this parable a call to faithfulness? How is...

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COURAGEOUS PARENTING & TECHNOLOGY

Let me be direct: It is the apex of foolishness to allow your children to have free and unaccountable access to technology smart phones, tablets, iPods, computers, social media, etc. In the following pastoral letter I will explain why, as well as pass along a few simple ways we can protect our families from the destructive effects of technology. Now, before I begin, I wan...

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