"...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

Divine Service Sunday Morning

St. John 8:30am

Trinity 10:45am


Sunday morning Bible Class


St. John 7:30

Trinity 9:45


Advent Vespers

Trinity Wed 6:15

St. John Thu 7:00




Welcome to Christ for Us! 

Website last updated on December 10, 2018

Memory Work November & December 2018


You may read or listen to "The Bible Gives Us Patience, Endurance, and Hope," based on Romans 15:4-6, preached on December 9, and to be aired on December 16.


You may read or listen to "O Lord, How Shall I Meet You?" based on Matthew 21:1-9, preached on December 2, aired on December 9.


You may read or listen to "Wisdom and Folly in Light of God's Word, based on Matthew 25:1-13, preached on November 25, aired on December 2.


You may read or listen to "Sorrow With Hope," based on 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18, preached on November 18, aried on November 25.


You may read or listen to "Living Holy Lives," based on Colossians 1:9-14, preached on November 11, aired on November 18.


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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