It’s a done deal, just as it was for Jacob and... the Canaanite woman. No one can take it away from you. Only with you, your face to face encounter with God is right here in His Church, in His Word and His Sacraments of Holy Baptism and Holy Communion by which He delivers you out of this world of sin and into His house of faith—the house that is built on the Rock of Jesus Christ, the Son of the Living God.
To hear and/or read the entire sermon preached for Reminisere, the Second Sunday in Lent, click on this link. http://lcmssermons.com/index.php?sn=3171