“Hear us, Shepherd of Israel, you who lead Joseph like a flock, you who sit above the cherubim, shine out. Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh, stir up your might! Read More
“Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of hosts; the whole earth is full of His glory.” (Isaiah 6:3) Holy, and not Goody or Happy or Nicey, and not even Mighty Read More
“And He built His sanctuary like the heights, like the earth which He has founded forever. He also chose David His servant and took him from the sheepfolds; from the Read More
AFFLICTED, BUT NOT CRUSHED Devotional for June 3, 2018 based upon 2 Corinthians 4: 5-12 “We do not proclaim ourselves; we proclaim Jesus. We are afflicted, but not crushed. Struck Read More
“He drove His adversaries backward; he put on them an everlasting reproach. He also rejected the tent of Joseph, and did not choose the tribe of Ephraim, but chose the Read More
“His priests fell by the sword, and His widows could not weep. Then the Lord awoke as if from sleep, like a warrior overcome by wine.” (Psalm 78:64-65) What does Read More
“He also delivered His people to the sword, and was filled with wrath at His inheritance. Fire devoured His young men, and His virgins had no wedding songs.” (Psalm 78:62-63). Read More
“For they provoked Him with their high places and aroused His jealousy with their graven images. When God heard, He was filled with wrath and greatly abhorred Israel; so that Read More
“Yet they tempted and rebelled against the Most High God and did not keep His testimonies, but turned back and acted treacherously like their fathers; they turned aside like a Read More
THE PRAYERS, 4th Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 6, Cycle B (June 17, 2018) Let us pray to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ on behalf of the Church, Read More
With all respect and appreciation for your firm grounding against what I call an epidemic of fluffy theology and fuzzy…
I believe we should into earlier American models of forming pastors, as well as models from Africa. Is there a…
Mike, my point is, how far is NALC willing to stray from scripture to solve a man-made problem?
Duane, I suspect you know the answer to your question. But even if not, what please is your point?
Is there a Biblical reference to Congregational Chaplain? Is it in the Augsburg Confessions? Book of Concord? Did Luther ever…