Faith Comes by Hearing

Home sick on a Sunday morning? Got stuck working the weekend shift? Curious what we're about here at Saint John's? Read the appointed Bible stories and listen to past sermons to hear the Scriptures come alive.

To find the accompanying readings for each Sermon, you can consult with our Synod's Lectionary

Fresh Apples

The Eighth Sunday After Trinity

8-7-22

You Will Recognize Them by Their FruitsThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 14:47
Desert Climb

The Seventh Sunday After Trinity

7-31-22

Can We be Fed in This Desolate PlaceThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 12:53
Church Interior

The Sixth Sunday After Trinity

7-24-22

"I have not Come to Abolish, but to Fulfill"The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 15:43
Fishing Nets

The Fifth Sunday After Trinity

7-17-22

The Baptism of Tianna and Bristol BischoffThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 13:20
Cemetery Gravestones

The Funeral of Earl Lukkes

7-12-22

The Funeral of Earl LukkesThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 12:39
Wooden Planks

The Fourth Sunday After Trinity

7-10-22

Forgive And You Will Be ForgivenThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 14:29
Angel statue

The Funeral of George Preis

7-6-22

Funeral of George Preis The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 10:08
Roast Beef

The Third Sunday After Trinity

7-3-22

Lost ... and FoundThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 14:29
A Fancy Feast

The Second Sunday After Trinity

6-26-22

Wisdom's BanquetThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 13:46
A Feast

The First Sunday After Trinity

6-19-22

If They Do Not Hear, They Will Not BelieveThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 14:54

The Feast of the Holy Trinity

6-12-22

The Catholic FaithThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 12:45
Church Candles

Pentecost

6-05-22

Day of Pentecost (1529)Bl. Martin Luther
00:00 / 15:18
Red Candle

The Sunday After the Ascension

5-29-22

The End of All ThingsThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 13:59
Candelabra

The Ascension of Christ

5-26-22

Funeral of Dale RobisonThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 09:40
Above the Clouds

The Funeral of Dale Robison

5-24-22

Funeral of Dale RobisonThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 09:40
Woman Praying

Sixth Sunday of Eastertide

5-22-22

In Holy (and unholy) ConversationThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 14:35
Bottled Olive Oil

Fifth Sunday of Eastertide

5-15-22

Cantate - The Confirmation of Payton BischoffThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 14:53
Angel statue

The Funeral of Karene Wagner

5-14-22

The Funeral of Karene WagnerThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 08:57
Christ the Redeemer

Fourth Sunday of Eastertide

5-8-22

Jubilate!The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 17:09
Sheep

Third Sunday of Eastertide

5-1-22

The Good ShepherdThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 15:29

Second Sunday of Eastertide

4-24-22

Just Like BabiesThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 11:49
Baptismal Font

Easter Thursday

4-21-22 • Preached to the Pastors of the Yellowstone Circuit

Here is Water...What Prevents Baptim?The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 11:32
Cathedral Materials

Easter Morning

4-17-22

He is Risen!The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 12:59
Church Cross

Good Friday

4-15-22

Seven SayingsThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 14:15
Silhouette of Cross Against Sky

Maundy Thursday

4-14-22

Where is the "Maundy"?The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 10:38
Horse Rider

Palm Sunday

4-10-22

Palm SundayThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 08:25
Portrait with Veil

Passion Sunday

4-3-22

He Hid(es) HimselfThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 12:46
Soldiers with Guns

Divine Service in Time of War

3-27-22

A Sermon From UkraineThe Very Rev. Serge Maschewski
00:00 / 09:51
Gradient Background

Wednesday of Laetare

3-27-22

Blind Without the Light - Baptism of Embry MarchantThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 13:56
Homemade Bread

The Fourth Sunday in Lent

3-27-22

Lent 4 - Baptism of Piper MarchantThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 17:48
Virgin Mary and Jesus Statue

The Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary

3-25-22

AnnunciationThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 06:39
Cross

Wednesday of Oculi

3-23-22

An Annotated Reading of Augsburg 26The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 15:18
Colorful Scissors

Third Sunday in Lent

3-20-22

A House Divided (Part 2)The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 16:05
Colorful Scissors

Divine Service for the Removal of Schism

3-18-22

A House Divided (Part 1)The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 12:24
Alhambra

Wednesday of Reminiscere

3-16-22

Who is the Greatest?The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 13:47
Mother and Daughter Portrait

The Second Sunday in Lent

3-9-22

A Demon Posessed Daughter (c. 710)The Venerable Bede
00:00 / 18:19
Church

Ember Friday in Lent

3-9-22

Friday After Invocabit (1522)Bl. Dr. Martin Luther
00:00 / 11:42
Woman Praying

Ember Wednesday in Lent

3-9-22

These are My Mother and My Brothers and My SistersThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 10:31
Sahara Desert

The First Sunday in Lent

3-6-22

Man Does Not Live by Bread AloneThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 21:05
Rocks in Desert

Ash Wednesday

3-2-22

You Are DustThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 08:02
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Quinquagesima

2-27-22

"They Believed None of This"The Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 13:58
Vegetable Garden

Sexagesima

2-20-22

Polar BearsThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 18:44
Picking Purple Grapes

Septuagesima

2-13-22

The Last Will be FirstThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 14:16
Cloudy Day

The Feast of the Transfiguration

2-6-22

Rise and Have No FearThe Rev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 14:43
Fishing Boat

The Fourth Sunday after Epiphany

1-30-22

Sermon for the Fourth Sunday after EpiphanyThe Rev. Dr. Martin Luther
00:00 / 21:12
Priest Celebrating Mass

The Third Sunday after Epiphany

1-23-22

I Am Not WorthyRev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 18:29
Bride and Groom

The Second Sunday after Epiphany

01-16-22

Do Whatever He Tells YouRev. Jacob Benson
00:00 / 16:10