Once upon a time, there was a controversy among Lutherans. (Shocker!) One camp said the Law has no place in the life of the Christian anymore and good works will spontaneously spring forth [...]
It may seem daunting beyond belief to imagine forgiving someone 70 x 7 times. And if were up to us, that would be the reality. Rev. Brown shows how the ever-flowing fountain of God’s love and [...]
Rev. Goodman assures us that our callings aren't about us, they are about Jesus for us, and therefore He equips us in every way, despite our weaknesses.
Rev. Cwirla walks us through the Table of Duties found in our handy dandy Small Catechism, explaining how vocation is worked out in three overlapping spheres designed to work together, to the [...]
Because we live in the era of social media it is easier than ever to get caught up in harming or not preserving the reputation of our neighbor. Taking to heart Rev. Cwirla's advice regarding the [...]
Through her own recent experience with a dear friend, Kaitlin opens up our eyes to be more aware of our older brethren in our churches. To foster a relationship with an older believer in the [...]
Itâ€™s perfectly acceptable to admit to singing in the showerâ€¦
we all know the acoustics are the best in there! But whether or not you think you [...]
Whether you spend hours a day on Facebook or have sworn off ever signing up for an account, you will find something to appreciate in Mr. Kohlmeier's explanation about service to our neighbor via [...]
In this, the latest installment of Kathy's adventures and experiences, a neighbor visits their home with some sad news.
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