Spring 2015

Volume 15/Number 1

A Special Topical Issue:

Law and Gospel!
• The Lord’s Supper IS the Gospel
• The Devil Loves Your Good Works
• The Hyperbolic Goodness of the Gospel
• This Life Is Edited for Content
• Hung Up on the Law
• and more!

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3D Law

Rev. William M. Cwirla

Let Rev. Cwirla’s special 3D presentation clarify your perspective on the three uses of the Law…no special glasses required.


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Hung Up on the Law

Rev. Mark Buetow

Hear the Law in all of its ferocity! You have nothing to fear, though, for Christ has borne its requirements and punishment on your behalf, just as Rev. Buetow shows us.


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The Hyperbolic Goodness of the Gospel

Rev. George F. Borghardt

See the Gospel in all of its sweetness! Just when you think you know how good the Gospel really is, Rev. Borghardt reminds us of how truly outrageous the promises of God are!


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This Life Is Edited for Content

Rev. Donavon Riley

Rev. Riley convincingly lays out how the Holy Spirit is the life editor we sinners desperately need.


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Looking for Assurance in All the Wrong Places: Even Christians Need the Gospel

Rev. Jonathan Fisk

There isn’t a sinner alive, Christian or not, who doesn’t need to regularly hear and embrace the Gospel. And, just as Rev. Fisk explains, Jesus’ righteousness is enough.


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The Lord’s Supper IS the Gospel!

Rev. Brent Kuhlman

Our gracious God brings us the Gospel in a tangible way: the Lord’s Supper. Rev. Kuhlman reminds us of the delight in knowing God gives us something outside of us – something we can see, touch and taste – to deliver His promise of salvation.


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Law and Gospel in the Home

Rev. John Drosendahl

Law and Gospel apply to all parts of life, especially within the family! Rev. Drosendahl brings his own sometimes amusing childhood experiences to bear on the subject.


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Law and Gospel: The Deadly Mix

Rev. Timothy J. Pauls

You may not think very often about your last moments on this earth, but Rev. Pauls effectively uses that very scenario to illustrate what happens when we don’t properly distinguish between Law and Gospel.


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The Devil Loves Your Good Works

Rev. Craig Donofrio

As we wrestle with Law in our lives, the pendulum can swing either toward antinomianism or legalism – both of which, warns Rev. Donofrio, the devil delights in capitalizing upon.


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The First Commandment

Rev. William M. Cwirla

When it comes down to it, the root of our sin is connected in some way to our disobedience of the First Commandment. Yet this God whom we are to fear, love and trust above all things, says Rev. Cwirla, works in our hearts and makes things right through His Son.


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