"...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 8:00am Trinity 10:00am



Sunday Morning Bible Class


St. John 7:00

Trinity 9:15




Welcome to Christ for Us! 

Website last updated on January 15, 2019

Memory Work for January and February, 2019


You may read or listen to "Why Did You Seek Me?" based on Luke 2:41-53, preached on January 13, to be aired on January 20.


You may read or listen to "Arise, Shine!  Your Light has Come!" based on Isaiah 60:1-6, preached on January 6, aired on January 13. 


You may read or listen to "The Fullness of Time Is Come!", based on Galatians 4:1-7, preached on December 30, aired on January 6.


You may read or listen to "The Joy of Repentance," based on Acts 2:36-39, preached on December 20, aired on December 30.


You may read or listen to "The Signs of Christ," based on Matthew 11:2-6, preached on December 16, aired on December 23. 



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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