Missouri Synod Church in Downtown Memphis

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  • 5-21-2017 - American Idols
    5-21-2017 – American Idols
    American Idols - let's start off with a brief history of American Pop Music icons and see where that leads us in the scripture reading. ...
  • Where's Joy: Reflections on a Hospital Stay.
    Where’s Joy: Reflections on a Hospital Stay.
    Pastor Phil Schmidt does not get to take it easy. After serving as Trinity’s Associate Pastor and as Chaplain to the Shelby County Juvenile Court, he assumed the roll Trinity’s Pastor Emeritus, only to find himself several times the go...
  • May 7, 2017 - Day By Day...
    May 7, 2017 – Day By Day…
    And the Lord was adding to their number day by day... This the goal of every Christian, to bring others into God's saving grace. But how?...
  • April 30, 2017 -
    April 30, 2017 –
    Thanks to God's loving mercy, we don't have to face Him alone! This is a VERY good thing....
  • April 23, 2017 - BOGO
    April 23, 2017 – BOGO
    Buy One, Get One . . . what a great example of cause and effect. You buy this, you get that. What could be better? Well, how about God’s mercy leading to the gift of grace? Now...
  • 2017 Easter Morning Sermon
    2017 Easter Morning Sermon
    HE HAS RISEN! HE HAS RISEN INDEED! Listen as LCMS District President Roger Paavola comes as Trinity's guest pastor to deliver our Easter Morning Sermon for today....
  • Maundy Thursday - 2017
    Maundy Thursday – 2017
    The Thursday evening before Jesus was crucified he gathered his disciples together in the upper room and washed their feet. After they had eaten the Passover Meal, Jesus instituted the Lord’s Supper. Tonight Dr. Roger Paavola, leads us in worship...
  • Hosanna! Blessed Is He
    Hosanna! Blessed Is He
    What if we held a great celebration before the actual event took place? In today’s sermon, guest pastor, Rev. Clayton Sellers ponders the unusual flow of events leading up to Christ’s resurrection and how we find our self still fitting...
  • 5th Week in Lent 2017 – “Help!”
    5th Week in Lent 2017 – “Help!”
    “Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.” Does God lead us into temptation? Into sin? What would be His purpose in doing that? In this fifth and final meditation on the Lord’s Prayer, Trinity’s Deacon, Dr. Douglas...
  • 4th Week in Lent 2017 - "Forgive Us Our Debts"
    4th Week in Lent 2017 – “Forgive Us Our Debts”
    Not sins.  Not trespasses.  The word Matthew uses in his Gospel is debt, that which is owed, that which is justly or legally due.  In this fourth meditation on the Lord’s Prayer, Trinity’s Deacon, Dr. Douglas Morrison, takes a look...
  • Jesus heals the blind man
    3-26-2017 – “Nothing But Trouble?”
    The day started out great for this man born blind.  Jesus gave him his sight!  Then, it all started to go south, as friends, neighbors, and Pharisees all pulled him away from Jesus.  Just listen to what happens when Jesus...
  • 3rd Week in Lent 2017 - "Our Daily Bread"
    3rd Week in Lent 2017 – “Our Daily Bread”
    Third in a series of meditations on the Lord's Prayer. "Give us this day our daily bread." Not only does God supply us with what we need for our physical existence, He graciously sends us His Son, Jesus Christ,...
  • 3-19-2017 - "On Purpose"
    3-19-2017 – “On Purpose”
    Jesus and His disciples were on their way to Galilee. Their journey took them through Samaria where Jesus happened to encounter a woman at a well. But was this a chance encounter? Trinity’s Deacon, Dr. Douglas Morrison discusses the importance...
  • 2nd Week in Lent 2017 - "Here and Now"
    2nd Week in Lent 2017 – “Here and Now”
    Second in a series of meditations on the Lord’s Prayer. “Thy Kingdom come, Thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.” The gospels are filled with references to “Heavenly Kingdom” and “Kingdom of God”, but what exactly do...
  • 3-12-2017 - "It'a All About Faith"
    3-12-2017 – “It’a All About Faith”
    This Sunday, Rev. David Gadbaw from Mountain Home, Arkansas is leading our worship and sharing the blessings of the Lord’s Supper.  ...
  • 3-5-2017 - "Confusion"
    3-5-2017 – “Confusion”
    Our Sunday Sermon delivered by Pastor Emeritus Phil Schmidt  ...
  • 1st Week in Lent 2017 - "Heavenly Father, Glory to Your Name"
    1st Week in Lent 2017 – “Heavenly Father, Glory to Your Name”
    First in a series of meditations on the Lord’s Prayer. Tonight we ponder just what we mean by Father, and how is it that we bestow honor? Deacon, Dr. Douglas Morrison, explores the many paradoxes of the Lenten season, and...