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Telling God’s Story
May 23, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

In conjunction with the Spring 2014 issue of Concordia Journal, here is David Schmitt’s opening plenary presentation at the 2013 Theological Symposium. The Symposium theme was “From the Creation to the New Creation: Seeing All Things in Light of the Entire Story.”

You can download the video, along with videos of other Symposium plenaries and sectionals, on iTunes U.

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Proper 14 • Job 38:4–18 • August 10, 2014
July 29, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

By David R. Maxwell
This text emphasizes the transcendence of God. The question for the preacher is, “Why do we need to know that God is transcendent? How does God’s transcendence function in our theology and our lives?”
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Holy Week and Easter Reading
March 21, 2012 – 3:26 pm | 3 Comments
Holy Week and Easter Reading

Books by people who actually believe stuff

The Passion of God’s Son, according to St. Mark
March 19, 2012 – 10:34 pm | 7 Comments
The Passion of God’s Son, according to St. Mark

It is that time of year again–Plainsong Passion according to Mark.

"Reaping Where You Did Not Sow"
March 19, 2012 – 7:25 pm | No Comment

Originally posted here:
"Reaping Where You Did Not Sow"

A Devotional Thought for Lent
March 15, 2012 – 11:29 am | No Comment
A Devotional Thought for Lent

“Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” Reflecting on Christ’s words along the way to the cross.

Whooping Cranes & Drought
March 12, 2012 – 3:13 pm | No Comment
Whooping Cranes & Drought

More:
Together with All Creatures blog: Whooping Cranes & Drought

How to (Not) Read the Bible
March 12, 2012 – 2:50 pm | 27 Comments
How to (Not) Read the Bible

We have met the enemy, and he is us

The Bible as literature: versions of the apocalypse
March 7, 2012 – 6:45 pm | No Comment

Continue reading here:
The Bible as literature: versions of the apocalypse

Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss!
March 2, 2012 – 11:15 pm | No Comment

See the rest here:
Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss!

"Drawing Water Without a Bucket"
February 28, 2012 – 6:45 pm | No Comment

I’m honored to do a little guest blogging for Lutheran World Relief. Here’s numero uno, trying to answer the question of why everyone likes to talk innovation but so few actually innovate.