Kicking Against the Goads of Christ

For when they persecute you for his names sake, they kick against the goads of Christ their Lord and Savior who carried the cross also for them, and calls them to repentance.

The Resurrection Mark 16

In this episode, Pastor Kuhlman discusses Jesus’ Resurrection in Mark 16  

Buildings Restored – A Meditation on Amos 9:11-15

In that day I will raise up the booth of David that is fallen… Picture it. There’s an old, ramshackle building. Back in its day it must have been something grand, built with beauty [...]

Small Catechism Tuesday #Ep16 – Close of the Commandments

A weekly quick take on the Small Catechism. This week we close out the commandments with a summary of God’s threats and promises in the commandments, and what wins in the end.

Concord #6: Justification

Justification is getting lined back up again, like this paragraph is “left justified” because the words are lined up straight on the left side. Justification is how we get pointed back toward [...]

“The Other Side of Baptism” – The Baptism of Our Lord 2019

It was not necessary for Jesus to be baptized—not for Himself—but it was necessary for you. Jesus’ baptism is the other side of your baptism, the thing that makes it worthwhile. The baptism of [...]

Mondays in the Psalter – Psalm 49: Christ pays the ransom for your soul

Hear this, all peoples! Give ear, all inhabitants of the world, both low and high, rich and poor together! My mouth shall speak wisdom; the meditation of my heart shall be understanding. I will [...]

When the Church fails me – HT Video Short

The newest HT Video Short - When the Church fails me

HT Video Catechism – Ep. 7: The Fourth Commandment

This week on the Higher Things Video Catechism, Pr. Mark Buetow teaches us about the Fourth Commandment and the gift of our parents.