WELS ministry in Payson, Arizona. Pastor Tom Barthel.
Christ’s Ambition Is Our Ambition
2 Chronicles 26:16-23 ● 2021-10-24 ● Print ● Listen ● Watch Download Service Folder (Oct 24, 2021) Did you hear about the recent publicity stunt with space travel? A few days ago, the second richest man in the world made history by inviting a 90-year-old celebrity to take a journey into space. The celebrity had … Christ’s Ambition Is Our Ambition Read More »
Messy Church; Clean Salvation
2 Kings 5:14-27 ● 2021-10-17 ● Print ● Listen ● Watch View service folder (Oct 17, 2021) I can remember as a child my parents would take an occasional trip to the big wholesale store in our area. It was a little different. You had to pay a membership fee. I can recall entering the … Messy Church; Clean Salvation Read More »
Let Each His Lesson Learn with Care and All the Household Well Shall Fare.
Ephesians 5:21-6:4 ● 2021-10-10 ● Print ● Listen ● Watch Download Oct 10, 2021 Service Folder Martin Luther wrote something at the end of his Small Catechism that rings true for every generation. “Let each his lesson learn with care and all the household well shall fare.” The instructions he included for the Christian household … Let Each His Lesson Learn with Care and All the Household Well Shall Fare. Read More »
Let the Lord Do the Heavy Lifting
James 4:7-12 ● 2021-10-03 ● Print ● Listen ● Watch View Service Folder (Oct 2, 2021) Watch on YouTube ● Watch on Vimeo Did you catch that seemingly out of place comment last week from Numbers 12? Moses’ brother and sister were envious of Moses’ position. They saw him standing in the spotlight every day … Let the Lord Do the Heavy Lifting Read More »
Wordly Wisdom is Bitter, Godly Wisdom Sweet
James 3:13-18 ● 2021-09-26 ● Print ● Listen ● Watch Have you ever had to distinguish between a poison berry and an edible one? It’s not always easy just by looking at the surface. Growing up my family had a yard filled with all kinds of edible fruits. We had currents, grapes, raspberries, plums, and … Wordly Wisdom is Bitter, Godly Wisdom Sweet Read More »
Memorial Service (Don Ascoli)
The full service video will be posted later this week. Download audio