Article Archive for December 2012
By Francis C. Rossow
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Lulled either by the familiarity of our text or by its complex sentence structure, we may not at first be aware of the surprise—even the shock—it contains. Verse 6 …
Bruce Schuchard discusses his new commentary on 1-3 JOHN (CPH) with Jeff Kloha.
Thinking along with Hermann Sasse
David Lewis will lead the Winter Lay Bible Institute on the Wednesday evenings of January 2013.
By David L. Adams
In this brief section the Apostle Paul gives Christians guidance for understanding how the life of Jesus, received in baptism, manifests itself in the communal life of love, in worship centered in …
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What do we do after Newtown?
Digital version of the Fall 2012 issue of CONCORDIA JOURNAL, with a special focus on art and aesthetics.
By William Wrede
Rapid fire, these days come together: Advent 4, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. Three days standing in a row, perfectly aligned, can be more than a little intimidating. How can one prepare so …
Faster, Higher, Stronger on the way!
This series, “The Psalms and Life in God’s Creation ” is presented in five video vignettes. The first four videos feature discussion of the text of texts from the Psalms by Dr. Tim Saleska and Dr. Chuck Arand in a casual, fun setting. In the video for the last session, Saleska and Arand sit down with Rev. Gary Ellul to discuss implications further implications for life together as church. The Leader Guides and Student Handouts were written by Pastor Ellul. The flexible format allows the facilitator to complete this study in as little as one session, or up to five.