Malagasy Lutheran Church Song & Gospel Advent Sunday I: November 30, 2020 – December 6, 2020

« The promise is fulfilled » The fulfillment of the promise reveals first and foremost the divinity of God–His being faithful, not changing nor denying the words He has said. The angel Gabriel witnessed about this when he came to tell to Mary the purpose of God: “For no word from God will ever fail” Lk 1:37. … [Read more…]

Malagasy Lutheran Church Song & Gospel Twenty forth Sunday after Trinity 23-28 November 2020

“God the Consoler of His people” It is usual for us to comfort those who are afflicted by saying, “Human life is not without its trials,” that it is not only sweet but also bitter (cf. Job 2:10). Everybody without exception surely needs a faithful “Consoler,” namely God. What is expected from Him? It is … [Read more…]

Malagasy Lutheran Church Song and Gospel Twenty-second Sunday after Trinity 09.-14. November 2020

“God is faithful” The message: “God is faithful:” this reveals His divine nature, but also expresses the name by which He should be called, just as the prophet Isaiah long ago revealed about the Messiah who would come: « And he is named Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace » Isa 9:6b. The main … [Read more…]

Malagasy Lutheran Church Song & Gospel Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity 05-10 October, 2020

“God exalts His people” The message: It was God’s purpose from the beginning to exalt humankind in His glory. For He said: « Let us make humankind in our image, according to our likeness… So God created humankind in his image, in the image of God he created them » Gen 1:26a-27a,b, namely the image of His … [Read more…]

Malagasy Lutheran Church Song & Gospel Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity 21st -26th September, 2020 “Listen to the Word of God” *

The message : The ability to hear the Word of God is essential for life, for “the word of God is living and active » Heb 4:12a, « For they are life to those who find them, and healing to all their flesh » Pr 4:22. Indeed, Jesus once said to His servant, Mama Nenilava: « A person hears … [Read more…]