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.

Wednesday after the Baptism of Our Lord

Everything in fallen creation has met its end in Jesus’ blood and death.

Tuesday after the Baptism of Our Lord

God isn’t for first place finishers, winners, heroes, or living legends—He’s for suffering and conflicted people.

Monday after the Baptism of Our Lord

God enjoys the challenge of turning a heart of stone into a living, beating heart of faith.

The Baptism of Our Lord

God’s declaration, “This is My beloved Son,” can only be believed. It can’t be known, felt, or seen.

Saturday after the Epiphany

By Baptism you are drowned in God’s election.

Episode 4: September 26, 2008

[ download lowfi version ] [ download hifi version ]   In the fourth episode of Higher Things Radio Pastor George Borghardt opens up with “Gospel Time”, a monologue on the [...]

Friday after the Epiphany

No man comes to the Father but by the Son, whose finished His Father’s business for you.

Catechism: Intro to the Small Catechism

Now is the perfect time to pull your Small Catechism from the shelf, blow off the dust, and rediscover its value. Before Rev. Cwirla delves into even more Catechism goodness, he lays out its [...]

Thursday after the Epiphany

God now sets out a heavenly feast every time the true Church gathers in His Name. This is His glory.