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Thursday of the Fifth Week after Trinity

Daily Lectionary: 1 Samuel 8:1-22; Acts 21:15-36  [ read more ]

In Reflections // July 18, 2014

Marked Christians

The “N” you’ve been seeing all over social media is for the word “Nasrani” (Nazarene) which refers to Christians. ISIS is using this to mark the doors of Christian homes. You can guess as to why.  [ read more ]

In Articles // July 24, 2014

The Life You Now Live

Drown, rinse, and repeat. This is the formula for the Christian life. It isn't about trying to follow God's law more faithfully. It's about realizing that, having been baptized through Christ, you follow God's law perfectly.  [ read more ]

In Articles // July 22, 2014

Episode 283: July 18, 2014

This week on HT-Radio, Pr. Buetow talks about the Crucified theme, the theology of the Cross, Peter and Paul and more! Listen as we dare to be Lutheran and look at the 2014 Higher Things Conference theme.
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In Radio Show // July 18, 2014

The First Time I Died

It's a normal ambition to attempt to map out our lives. At the tender young age of 18, Rev. Riley did just that but ended up down a path where God took him face to face with Jesus. He died that day, but it was no "Heaven Is for Real" experience - he was "buried with Christ by Baptism into death." And it was then that his life truly began.  [ read more ]

In Articles // July 17, 2014

Bible 101 - Ep. 93: The End

In the final episode of Bible 101, Pr. Buetow recaps all of the scriptures. They all point us to and preach Christ and him for sinners.  [ read more ]

In Resources/video/bible101 // July 16, 2014

Forgiving and Forgetting

This week Pr. Borghardt talks about forgiving our neighbor when he sins against us and keeps sinning against us.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // July 14, 2014

Higher Things Remembers Klemet Preus

Today, the board members and staff of Higher Things, along with “Crucified” conference attendees prayed for our dear friend and president emeritus, the Reverend Klemet Preus.  [ read more ]

In News // July 09, 2014

Episode 282: July 4th, 2014

In Episode 282 of HT-Radio, Pr. Borghardt and Jon are joined by Pr. Donavon Riley. Pr. Riley talks about faith. He explains that faith is an empty hand which grasps the free treasure of Christ.
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In Radio Show // July 04, 2014

"I feel like God is..." is WRONG

This week, Pr. Borghardt responds to those who say, "I think God is..." or "I feel like God would...".  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // July 03, 2014

Mercy and the Gospel

Worden is serving The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod in an internship in Lima as part of her deaconess studies at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne. Her role is to provide exactly what is missing from the first scenario: mercy. She servers as the director of Castillo Fuerte, the mission’s mercy house.  [ read more ]

In Articles // July 02, 2014