"...there is no quality in my heart at all, call it either faith or charity;
but instead of these I set Christ Himself before me,
and I say, “There is my righteousness.”
--Martin Luther

Pastor Rolf Preus

817 4th Street SW

Sidney, MT 59270


Sunday Services

St. John

Bible Class 7am

Divine Service 8am



Bible Class 9:15am

Divine Service 10am


Ash Wednesday is March 6. 


During Lent:


6:15pm Vespers




5pm Vespers

St. John


Welcome to Christ for Us! 

Website last updated on March 18, 2019

Memory Work for March and April, 2019


You may read or listen to "The Excercise of Faith," based oon Matthew 15:21-28, preached on March 17, to be aired on March 24.


You may read or listen to "Fighting the Devil," based on 1 Samuel 17:40-51, preached on March 10, aired on March 17.


You may read or listen to "Baptism and Righteousness," based on Matthew 3:13-17, preached on March 3, aired on March 10.


You may read or listen to "God's Word Does What God Wants," based on Isaiah 55:10-11, preached on February 24, aired on March 3.


You may read or listen to "Salvation Unto Us Has Come by God's Free Grace and Favor," based on St. Matthew 20:1016, preached on February 17, aired on February 24.


Objective Justification: Four Lectures


Do the Lutheran Confessions Speak to the World Today? (pdf) 4/18/18

Do the Lutheran Confessions Speak to the World Today? (footnotes not formatted)


The Pastor's Role in Catechizing the Faithful in his Congregation 1/15/18


Marriage and the Family, 8/29/17 Audio

Concordia Catechetical Academy has published: Christ for Us, Catechism Sermons of Rolf D. Preus. You may order here.

At my mother's funeral a choir composed of eight of her grandchildren sang this hymn.

Justification 2/17/17

Fatherhood 2/4/17

Can and Ought a Christian be Certain of his Salvation? By U. V. Koren

We follow the historic lectionary at the congregations of our parish. The sermon is preached one Sunday and then recorded to be broadcast on the following Sunday.  It is usually uploaded on Monday.

Due Process According to God's Word and in the Church Today

You may read or listen to: The Pastor: CEO or Shepherd.

Forgive Us Our Trespasses by Rev. Rolf D. Preus

The Doctrine of Church and Ministry Today in the LCMS, the WELS, and the ELS by Rev. David R. Preus

Justification and the Sacrament by Rev. Rolf D. Preus

Bishops: Who Needs Them? by Rev. Rolf D. Preus

"What God Joins Together: Speaking the Truth in a World of Falsehood." You may listen to it here.

Pr. Rolf Preus


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