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Lectionary@Lunch Live – 2 Kings 2:1-12
February 10, 2015 – 11:47 am | No Comment

Prof. Tom Egger discusses the Old Testament pericope for Transfiguration Day, in the Year B lectionary.

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Lent 4 • Ephesians 2:1–10 • March 15, 2015
March 3, 2015 – 10:05 am | No Comment

by Wally Becker
We are saved by God’s grace, through faith in Christ Jesus, for the purpose of living as God’s people to this world which he loves (Jn 3:16). This passage gives us a picture of “the …

The rise and fall (and rise again?) of American denominations
March 28, 2014 – 7:42 pm | No Comment
The rise and fall (and rise again?) of American denominations

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The rise and fall (and rise again?) of American denominations

Caring for Youth who Care about Creation
March 17, 2014 – 9:41 am | No Comment
Caring for Youth who Care about Creation

Lutheran youth really care about the environment. What does this mean for the Lutheran church?

I don’t know what I’m giving up for Lent…yet
March 4, 2014 – 11:20 pm | No Comment
I don’t know what I’m giving up for Lent…yet

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I don’t know what I’m giving up for Lent…yet

Enduring With the Saints
March 4, 2014 – 8:00 am | One Comment
Enduring With the Saints

In some ways, it can be easy enough to be faithful.  Some people find it easy to be creative.  To bring the two together in worship, however, requires insight and skill that is hard to come …

Social Media and the Future of Community
March 3, 2014 – 9:30 am | 3 Comments
Social Media and the Future of Community

Matt Kobs on social media, technology, and community.

These Are the Generations
February 26, 2014 – 4:59 pm | 3 Comments
These Are the Generations

Thinking about today’s ministry after installing a new pastor.

New Calvinism and the News
February 17, 2014 – 9:31 am | 4 Comments
New Calvinism and the News

Putting the “New Calvinism,” and its interest in Luther and Lutherans, in context.

New Reformation500 Website
February 4, 2014 – 4:47 pm | No Comment
New Reformation500 Website

As part of its efforts to commemorate the upcoming 500th anniversary of the Reformation (2017), Concordia Seminary has launched “Reformation500″–a website dedicated to providing reflection and resources on this “Copernican revolution” of church history. The …

Reflections on Becoming a Multi-Ethnic Church
February 3, 2014 – 9:40 am | 9 Comments
Reflections on Becoming a Multi-Ethnic Church

The Multi-Ethnic Symposium just concluded (January 27-28) reminds us of the changing mission environment in which the Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod seeks to be, as confessional Lutherans, a faithful witness to the visible church on earth.  Whether …

New Review of Lessing’s Isaiah
February 3, 2014 – 9:15 am | No Comment
New Review of Lessing’s Isaiah

The periodical published by the Institute for Biblical Research, known as “Bulletin for Biblical Research” (23/4, 2013), included a positive review of Reed Lessing’s commentary on Isaiah 40-55. Gary Smith of Bethel Seminary writes:
“Overall, this …