Luther and others came to believe that the only thing in this world that is fully trustworthy and infallible is the Bible. It is, of course, subject to abuse, misinterpretation, and misapplication by fallen men, but it is clear and simple enough that Christians can understand it. Everyone then should be urged to read it […]
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In this blog post, I hope to offer some clarifications that will further the efforts of interested readers, as they make plans for the future of their ministries in the challenging cultural landscape of 21st-century America.
The LCMS might be shrinking and North American culture might be becoming more hostile toward Christianity, but hand-wringing is not a Christian ceremony. The Lord calls us to hopefulness and joy.
Speaking the Gospel in love seems good and right to us. But speaking the Law in love seems like a contradiction.
The Church is in the business of pastoral formation. She expends much in forming men over the course time to shepherd the faith and life of God’s people.
Fast coming up on the 500th Anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation, what is the Reformation in its present form – right here and right now?
- Mark Hofman
- Herb Mueller
- Adriane (Dorr) Heins
- Bart Day
- Terry Dittmer
- Terry Schmidt
- Rebecca Schmidt
- Heath Curtis
- Roosevelt Gray
- Todd Kollbaum
- Steve Schave
- Marcus Zill
- Ross Johnson
- Joel Hempel
- Michael Meyer
- Amy Gray
- Mark Kiessling
- Mark Wood
- Tracy Quaethem
- Mona Fuerstenau
- Peter Slayton
- Julianna Shults
- James Lohman
- Roy Askins
- James Baneck
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- Celebrate the Reformation by Reading the Bible July 27, 2017
- Movie review: ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ July 25, 2017
- Black Ministry convocation brings people together in worship, learning, fellowship July 25, 2017
- Lutheran Hope Center, Community Empowerment Center of Ferguson – Grand Opening on July 26 July 25, 2017
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