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Lectionary@Lunch Live – Ezekiel 37:1-14
April 7, 2015 – 3:40 pm | No Comment

Jumping ahead of the Easter season (when the first reading is taken from Acts), Prof. Bill Carr discusses the Old Testament pericope for the Day of Pentecost, in the Year B lectionary.

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Easter 5 • 1 John 4:1–11 (12–21) • May 3, 2015
April 21, 2015 – 10:00 am | No Comment

By Mark Rockenbach
We have done no act of love, at any time, in any way to God (Is 53:6, Rom 3:10-12, 1 Jn 4:10). The love between us and God began with God and not …

Stanley Hauerwas and the story of disability
October 18, 2011 – 10:45 pm | One Comment

Last night, Stanley Hauerwas spoke at Fontbonne University, as part of its Carondelet Lecture Series. His lecture was entitled “Disability: An Attempt to Think With.”

Who was invited to the Dragon King’s wedding?
October 13, 2011 – 7:45 pm | No Comment

Turns out the United Kingdom isn’t the only country that can turn out elaborate fairy-tale royal weddings.

Shoes and the Law
October 8, 2011 – 7:53 am | 2 Comments
Shoes and the Law

The title of a newspaper article caught my eye yesterday: Jews Ponder Day’s Footwear. I had to read to find out what it was about and kept reading because I’ve always been at least mildly …

Nobel laureate Leymah Gbowee’s story of faith
October 7, 2011 – 3:45 pm | No Comment

This morning the Nobel committee announced that Leymah Gbowee, along with Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Tawakul Karman, are the recipients of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize. But to know the whole story, hear

New evening seminar on religion and politics at Concordia Seminary
October 4, 2011 – 5:00 pm | 2 Comments

Just in time for the campaign season, Concordia Seminary will host its latest Lay Bible Institute (an evening seminar program) on the intricate maze that is religion and politics. Led by Prof. Joel Biermann…

The Preacher’s Studio: David Peter
October 4, 2011 – 10:20 am | One Comment
The Preacher’s Studio: David Peter

The journey from text to pulpit can be a long and winding road, filled with false starts, surprising discoveries, and hard choices along the way. Preacher’s Studio is a chance to take a step back and talk together about the art and craft of preaching. Today’s preacher: DAVID PETER.

What’s In a Name?
October 2, 2011 – 1:46 pm | 3 Comments
What’s In a Name?

Pastors, Doctors, and Guys, Oh My!

Why this night was different from all other nights in baseball history
September 29, 2011 – 5:00 pm | No Comment

Not only did I stay up last night to see the Home Team’s sweet victory. Not only did I stay up to see the Phillies pull off the improbable extra-inning win to put the Home Team into the playoffs.

Why this night was different from all other nights in baseball history
September 29, 2011 – 5:00 pm | No Comment

Not only did I stay up last night to see the Home Team’s sweet victory. Not only did I stay up to see the Phillies pull off the improbable extra-inning win to put the Home Team into the playoffs.

Barna’s “Six Reasons Young Christians Leave Church”
September 28, 2011 – 6:56 am | 5 Comments
Barna’s “Six Reasons Young Christians Leave Church”

No surprises, but what to do?