Trinity Part V Reflections Available!

The Church Year wraps up in the hope and expectation of our Lord's Second Coming. As we live in anticipation of our Lord's return, the Daily Reflections call us to be alert and watchful through [...]

Light that Shatters the Darkness

by Darrell Wacker Surrounded by complete darkness, you begin to doubt the clues you left behind, and the precautions you had taken. Along with two friends, you begin to worry that this crawl [...]

Amen Registration Opens November 1!

There's just over one week to go before you can register for the 2008 Higher Things conferences! Amen 2008 Registration opens on November 1, 2007 and runs through March 1, 2008 - or until each [...]

Physician of the Soul

by The Rev. Randy Asburry On this day the Church commemorates St. Luke the Evangelist. He wrote the Gospel account that carries his name, and he wrote the sequel that we know as the Book of [...]

Exploring the Pastoral Ministry: 2007

by The Rev. Joel Fritsche This past summer twenty-two high school men gathered at Concordia Seminary—St. Louis for its annual Exploring the Pastoral Ministry (EPM) event. St. Louis was as it [...]

HT Retreats Correction (UPDATED 10-27)

I've made some corrections to the retreats listing, most prominently the Storm Lake, Iowa Retreat will be held at Zion Lutheran Church, rather than Grace.

One Conference, Three Locations in 2008!
Amen. Amen. And amen!

men is the receiving word - Christ forgives and we receive that forgiveness, responding, "Amen."  Amen was spoken at our Holy Baptism.  Amen is spoken when the Lord forgives us in Holy [...]

Youth Ministry on Issues, Etc.

Higher Things is excited to share with you an exclusive interview with the Pastor George Borghardt of St. Mark Lutheran Church in Conroe, TX on Issues, Etc. on the topic of "Youth Ministry".

Let Your Holy Angel Be With Me

by The Rev. William Weedon Our Catechism teaches us to pray every morning and every night: “Let Your holy angel be with me that the evil foe may have no power over me.” And then in the morning, [...]

Saint Michael and All Angels

by The Rev. Jacob Sutton The Festival of St. Michael and All Angels gives a unique opportunity to properly teach the doctrine of the Church concerning God’s holy angels. September 29th is the [...]