"...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

Phone: 406-433-2050 (office) or 406-488-7139 (home)


Sunday Divine Services


St. John Fairview MT 8:30am


Sidney MT


Thanksgiving Day Services

St. John 8:30am

Trinity 10:00am


Welcome to Christ for Us! 

Website last updated on November 24, 2015

You may read or listen to "The Difference Between Wisdom and Folly," based on St. Matthew 25:1-13, preached on November 22, to be aired on November 29.

Here is the sermon I preached at the wedding of Samuel Preus and Rachel Heidenreich, on August 14, 2015 in Marshall, Michigan. Part 1 Part 2

You may read or listen to "Faith: A Matter of Life and Death," based on St. Matthew 9:18-26, preached on November 15, aired on November 22.

You may read or listen to "God and Country," based on St. Matthew 22:21, preached on November 8, aired on November 15.

Youu may read or listen to "Blessed is the Christian," based on St. Matthew 5:1-2, preached on November 1, aired on November 8.

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.

Christians have been conned by an alien secular doctrine known as feminism. It has invaded the church and the home and brought with it much confusion and misery.  The alternative to feminism is patriarchy.  God is our Father, not our mother.  There is a difference.  Read Patriarchy in Ephesians by Pastor Andrew Jacob Preus.

It was recently my privilege to speak to a group of confessional Lutherans in Tromsø, Norway. The topic was atonement.  Here are a couple of papers I gave:

On July 4: For Jesus’ Sake: The Relationship between Atonement and Justification

On July 6:The Ministry of Reconciliation

You may read or listen to "Law and Gospel," based on Romans 6:23, preached on July 19, and aired on July 26.

You may listen to the sermon I preached at the ordination of my son, Pastor James Preus, Trinity Lutheran Church in Ottumwa, Iowa, on July 12.

You may listen to "Objective Justification, aired on July 12.

Marriage is Not a Cross: Advice for a Long and Happy Marriage

by Rev. Rolf D. Preus

Rev. David Rolf Preus  Lutheran Beggars

You may read or listen to: The Pastor: CEO or Shepherd, given at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Kansas City, Missouri on February 11.

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." This presentation is also available on the LCMS Iowa East District website.  You may listen to it here.

Pr. Rolf Preus


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