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Wednesday of Holy Week

"And taking the bread, giving thanks, He broke it and gave it to them saying, 'This is My Body given for you. This do in remembrance of Me.'"  [ read more ]

In Reflections // March 02, 2014

Jesus Christ, and Him Crucified

The crucifix is a reminder of what stands at the center of our Christian faith: Jesus Christ, and Him crucified. That’s all St. Paul was resolved to know in His preaching. (1 Corinthians 2:2).  [ read more ]

In Articles // April 15, 2014

Good Friday

During this Holy Week, Pr. Borghardt talks about Good Friday.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // April 14, 2014

Easter Reflections Now Available

Higher Things announces the 2014 Easter Reflections. These daily devotions are for the Easter Season, April 20 through June 7, 2014. Each day celebrates Christ’s resurrection from the dead and the good gifts by which He delivers His life and salvation to His church. Download them now in one of many available formats.  [ read more ]

In News // April 12, 2014

Episode 273: April 11th, 2014

In Episode 273 of HT-Radio, Pr. Borghardt and Jon are joined by Rev. Donavon Riley, Pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church in Webster MN. Pr. Riley talks about Good Friday - the crucifixion of our Lord. Pr. Riley talks about Christ taking on your sin and the sin of the world and conquering sin, death and the devil.
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In Radio Show // April 11, 2014

Rev. Mark Jasa: Getting to the Heart of the Matter

For 47 years the University Lutheran Chapel has faithfully ministered to students at UCLA—from those who need their faith nourished to those who have no faith at all. And since August 2005, Rev. Mark Jasa has served as pastor there, bringing his unique life experience and apologetics skills to the table, sometimes literally.  [ read more ]

In Articles // April 08, 2014

Passiontide

This week Pr. Borghardt talks about the culmination of the Lenten Season - Passiontide.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // April 07, 2014

Episode 272: April 4th, 2014

This week on HT-Radio, Pr. Borghardt brings back Rev. Donavon Riley and Rev. Jordan Cooper. They answer questions submitted by listeners about their interviews on Sanctification in the last two episodes.
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In Radio Show // April 04, 2014

Bible 101 - Ep 86: Conflict in the Church

This week on Bible 101, Pr. Buetow talks about some of the conflict in the early Church.  [ read more ]

In Resources/video/bible101 // April 02, 2014

No Thanks, I Read the Book

With the recent releases of "The Son of God" and "Noah", Pr. Mark Buetow gives some insight on whether you should see these movies or not see them.  [ read more ]

In Articles // April 01, 2014

Higher Things Announces "Cruiseified"

Higher Things is pleased to announce a fifth summer conference, "Cruiseified!"  [ read more ]

In News // April 02, 2014

Being a Lutheran Matters

Pr. Borghardt talks about why being a Lutheran matters and why you should boldly confess what you believe.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // March 31, 2014