• Retreats

    Mini conferences all year long.
    Retreats
  • Te Deum 2015

    Worship. Word. Fun.
    Conferences
  • Magazine

    Gospel centered magazine with bible studies.
    Magazine
  • Dare to be Lutheran

    Promoting a distinctively Lutheran identity.
    Dare to be Lutheran
  • Youth

    They like us too.
    Youth Organization

Welcome to Higher Things®!

Support

Make a donation today to help HT promote a Lutheran identity among youth:
Make payments with PayPal - it's fast, free and secure!

Like us on Facebook

Keep up to date on everything HT is doing at our Facebook page: facebook.com/higherthings

Monday of the Fifth Week After Trinity

Yet I have reserved seven thousand in Israel, all whose knees have not bowed to Baal, and every mouth that has not kissed him." (1 Kings 19:11)  [ read more ]

In Reflections // June 24, 2015

Scuba Diving for Sins

You don't need a license to scuba dive down into the depths of your own or someone else's shipwrecked collection of sins. The reality is we have a natural inclination to do so. The good news, as Chad declares, is that the love of Jesus is deeper than you can even imagine and you don't have to plumb the dark depths of sin any longer.  [ read more ]

In Articles // July 06, 2015

God's Yes is Yes and His No is No

God's yes is yes and His no is no. Yours is too. God's yes and no both save you.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // July 06, 2015

Mary the Mother of God, the Visitation and Abortion

Today on HTV, Pr. Borghardt takes the occasion of the Visitation to confess the sanctity of life.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // July 06, 2015

Episode 326: Rev. George Borghardt, Sandra Ostapowich & Rev. Donavon Riley

Today on HT-Radio, Pr. Borghardt and Sandra are joined by Rev. Donavon Riley. Pr. Riley gets to talk about whatever he wants to talk about aside from Gay Marriage. Tune in to find out what is discussed!
 [ read more ]

In Radio Show // July 03, 2015

A Bruised Reed He Will Not Break

Rev. Eilers compassionately and Biblically addresses one of the most controversial social topics of the day: gender dysphoria. By sharing his lifelong and agonizing struggle with this disorder he demonstrates that His comfort has been and continues to be His identity in Christ.  [ read more ]

In Articles // July 05, 2015

HT Video Catechism - Ep. 49: Asking a Blessing

Asking a Blessing, the prayer before meals. Just click "play" to pray!  [ read more ]

In Catechism // July 01, 2015

Christian Gay Marriage Arguments that Don't Work

Today on HTV, Pr. Borghardt runs through Christian Gay Marriage arguments that don't work.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // July 01, 2015

Our Neediest Neighbors

Wherever you live, you've seen them, lying on park benches, standing on the roadside, sitting on street corners, easily identified by disheveled hair, baggy clothes, and bad teeth: the homeless. Maybe you've also been one of those people who walk in the opposite direction, lock your car door or roll up your window, at the mere sight of someone holding a sign reading, "God bless," as if the words written in Sharpie on the bent piece of cardboard were an imprecation rather than a benediction.  [ read more ]

In Articles // July 01, 2015

Hypocrite!

The world loves a good hypocrite. Nothing makes the Twitterverse explode like a Christian who is revealed to be caught up in the very sin he preaches against.  [ read more ]

In Articles // June 30, 2015

God May Not Be Like You Think He Is

Today on HTV, Pr. Borghardt reflects on last week's Supreme Court decision.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // June 30, 2015

WIN - Ep. 9: Jesus Cubed

This week on Worship in a Nutshell, Pr. Fenker talks about the three distinct parts of the Divine Service and how they all point us to Jesus.  [ read more ]

In Worship In A Nutshell // June 30, 2015