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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 21 • Ezekiel 18:1–4, 25–32 • September 28, 2014
September 16, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

By Kent Burreson
The Just Way of God
“The fathers have eaten sour grapes and the children’s teeth are set on edge.” This phrase leads Yahweh through Ezekiel to address Israel’s whining as they blame Yahweh for their woe and …

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

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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.

Koinonia and Life Together in the New Testament
February 20, 2012 – 8:45 am | 6 Comments
Koinonia and Life Together in the New Testament

What do we have in common that gives us a life together? The New Testament gives us a picture, or in this case, two.

Frederick W. Danker: The Passing of a Giant
February 15, 2012 – 8:14 am | 3 Comments
Frederick W. Danker: The Passing of a Giant

On Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012, Frederick Danker, 91, died at St. Louis University Hospital as a result of complications following a fall in his home in early January.  He was in hospice care at the …

Why the Grammys need to thank the Black church for Whitney Houston
February 13, 2012 – 8:15 pm | No Comment

Counting the reasons why the Grammys need to get down on their knees and thank the Black church for anything good in American music.

Grammys need to thank the Black church for Whitney
February 13, 2012 – 8:15 pm | No Comment

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Grammys need to thank the Black church for Whitney

With One Accord
February 13, 2012 – 8:49 am | 5 Comments
With One Accord

Dragged along by the Spirit through Acts

Extinction within Creation
February 10, 2012 – 5:23 am | No Comment
Extinction within Creation

Great Auk—Wikipedia Commons The year 2011 saw a number of species go into extinction. These include among others, the western black rhinoceros . Others are in danger as well. On  Friday, Oct 28, 2011  USA Today ran and article entitled, “Extinct in 20 Years?” “Tigers, Lions, Cheetahs, extinct in 20 years?

Second thoughts on the Supreme Court and church workers
February 9, 2012 – 11:30 am | One Comment
Second thoughts on the Supreme Court and church workers

How do we as a church protect our workers?