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Tuesday of the 18th Week after Trinity

You come short in no gift, eagerly waiting for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ, who will also confirm you to the end, that you may be blameless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ. (1 Corinthians 1:7-8)  [ read more ]

In Reflections // October 07, 2014

Higher Homilies: 1 Corinthians 2

Pastor Kent Schaaf's (Grace Lutheran Church - Grass Valley, California) sermon from the Crucified Conference in Logan, Utah.  [ read more ]

In Articles // October 21, 2014

Handling Criticism

This week on HTV, Pr. George Borghardt talks about how to handle criticism that you receive from friends.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // October 20, 2014

Te Deum 2015

Registration for the 2015 Te Deum Conference opens November 1st! Find out more about the Te Deum Conferences here.  [ read more ]

In News // October 20, 2014

Fall 2014 Magazine Now Available

We are excited to announce the release of the Fall 2014 issue of Higher Things Magazine! This issue is a retrospective issue of the 2014 Crucified Conferences. Much of the art work includes photographs taken at the conferences including a full 2 page photo retrospective.  [ read more ]

In News // October 18, 2014

Episode 295: October 17, 2014

This week on HT-Radio, Pr. Donavon Riley continues his bible study on Galatians. This week he goes makes his way through the first part of Chapter 5 and Freedom in Christ.
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In Radio Show // October 17, 2014

HT Video Catechism - Ep. 10: The Seventh Commandment

This week on the HT Video Catechism, Pr. Buetow talks about the gift of our possessions and how the 7th Commandment guards them.  [ read more ]

In Resources/video/catechism // October 15, 2014

HT Video Catechism - Ep. 9: The Sixth Commandment

This week on the HT Video Catechism, Pr. Buetow teaches us the Sixth Commandment and its meaning as found in Luther's Small Catechism.  [ read more ]

In Resources/video/catechism // October 15, 2014

Higher Homilies: Exodus 12:1-14

Pastors Cwirla's sermon from the Crucified 2014 Conference in Logan, UT.  [ read more ]

In Articles // October 14, 2014

Cutting

This week on HTV, Pr. Borghardt talks about the topic of cutting and self-harm. He encourages those who know someone who suffers with such things or suffers themselves to talk with their parents and pastor.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // October 14, 2014

Episode 294: October 10, 2014

This week on HT-Radio, Pr. Donavon Riley continues his bible study on Galatians. This week he goes through Chapter 4. Paul talks about being sons and heirs, and uses the example of Sarah and Hagar.
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In Radio Show // October 10, 2014