Sermons | St. Peter Lutheran Church in Greene, Iowa

Sin and Freedom | July 5, 2020

Do you believe people are basically good or evil? A sermon on the nature of sin and eternal freedom in Jesus Christ. 

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us online at www.stpetergreene.com. For more from Pastor Daniel Flucke, visit www.danielflucke.com.

The Grace Problem | June 28, 2020

Today’s sermon is about the problem with Lutherans, a problem Paul identifies in Romans 6. God’s grace in Jesus Christ frees us from sin, but what will we do with our freedom?

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us online at www.stpetergreene.com. For more from Pastor Daniel Flucke, visit www.danielflucke.com.

Afflicting the Comfortable | June 21, 2020

The Gospel comforts us when we are afflicted, but it also afflicts us when we are comfortable. Sermon on Jeremiah 20:7-13 & Matthew 10:24-39 for the 3rd Sunday after Pentecost. 

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us online at www.stpetergreene.com. For more from Pastor Daniel Flucke, visit www.danielflucke.com.

Lutheran Grace | June 14, 2020

Particularly in the Lutheran understanding, God’s grace is the foundation for everything we do as Christians. Sermon from Romans 5:1-8 for the second Sunday after Pentecost. 

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us online at www.stpetergreene.com. For more from Pastor Daniel Flucke, visit www.danielflucke.com.

Holy Trinity Sunday with Bishop Eaton | June 7, 2020

This week, we have a special message Trinity Sunday message from ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton about God calling us into relationship through the mystery of the Trinity, connecting theology with the events happening in our world today.

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us at www.stpetergreene.com.

Pentecost: Gathered and Sent | May 31, 2020

Happy Pentecost! This week, we're looking at Acts 2:1-21 and why Pentecost might be the most important holiday for the church, at least right now. 

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us online at www.stpetergreene.com. For more sermons from Pastor Daniel Flucke, visit www.danielflucke.com. 

Going Through the Ordeal Together | May 24, 2020

This week, we look at the language of “fiery ordeal” in 1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11, the persecution of the church, and the command for us to cast our anxieties on God who cares for us. 

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us online at www.stpetergreene.com. For more sermons from Pastor Daniel Flucke, visit www.danielflucke.com.

Knowing the Unknown God | May 17, 2020

Sermon on Acts 17:22-31, John 14:15-21, and the God who does not stay far away from us or abandon us, but rather comes to be with us, to comfort us. God is not unknown, but revealed in Jesus Christ.

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us at www.stpetergreene.com. Find more sermons from Pastor Daniel Flucke at www.danielflucke.com.

Isolated: God in the Silence | May 10, 2020

Week 4 of our “Isolated” worship series. This week, we'll hear from 1 Kings 19 about a time when the prophet Elijah was overwhelmed. But God has not abandoned him. God tells him to eat, then God comes and in a moment of sheer silence, Elijah recognizes God is truly present with him.

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us online at www.stpetergreene.com. For more sermons from Pastor Daniel Flucke, visit www.danielflucke.com.

Isolated: The Gospel Can’t Be Contained | May 3, 2020

This week, we're looking at the first chapter of Paul's letter to the Philippians. Even though he is confined to prison, Paul still writes a letter of gratitude and joy. His isolation cannot stop the work of the Gospel. God is not done with him - or with you!

St. Peter Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA in Greene, Iowa. Visit us online at www.stpetergreene.com. For more sermons from Pastor Daniel Flucke, visit www.danielflucke.com.