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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 19 • Genesis 50:15–21 • September 14, 2014
September 2, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

By Paul Philp
A lot has happened since Joseph’s brothers left him for dead in the desert. The brothers have been reunited with Joseph, and now their father, Jacob, has died. It is as if they are back in …

FAQs on the LCMS Specific Ministry Program (SMP)
June 17, 2013 – 1:02 pm | 4 Comments

These “frequently asked questions” were prepared in conjunction with the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, faculty response to the SMP Task Force recommendations.

My first steps toward a theology of surprise
June 13, 2013 – 5:10 pm | 3 Comments
My first steps toward a theology of surprise

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My first steps toward a theology of surprise

Luther, and Lutherans, among the Calvinists
June 13, 2013 – 9:57 am | No Comment
Luther, and Lutherans, among the Calvinists

Pastor Christopher Jackson, on life among Baptists.

The Gospel of Mark and Dr. Voelz’s coin collection
June 6, 2013 – 10:25 am | No Comment
The Gospel of Mark and Dr. Voelz’s coin collection

What coins tell us about the Gospel according to Mark

Concordia Seminary Response to the SMP Task Force Report
May 14, 2013 – 11:40 am | 24 Comments

Editor’s Note: President Dale Meyer requested the faculty of Concordia Seminary to study the “Specific Ministry Program Task Force Report,” release in March 0f 2013 and available in the 2013 LCMS Convention Workbook, p. 403. …

What Do Our Communication Practices Say About Us?
May 2, 2013 – 9:30 am | No Comment
What Do Our Communication Practices Say About Us?

Seven things to think about for life in the iPhone age.

Preacher’s Roundtable: Preaching Luke, Part 2
April 22, 2013 – 2:08 pm | One Comment
Preacher’s Roundtable: Preaching Luke, Part 2

Part 2 of 2 in the conversation on preaching Luke in the second half of the church year (series C).

Resurrection and Certification
April 12, 2013 – 7:11 am | 2 Comments
Resurrection and Certification

Opening devotion for the meeting where the faculty votes to certify men to serve as pastors.

Peacemaking in Our Parishes
April 10, 2013 – 7:14 am | 2 Comments
Peacemaking in Our Parishes

Rick Marrs recently wrote a piece for the Rural and Small Town Mission program of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. LCMS Rural and Small Town Mission “supports and encourages rural and small-town congregations in engaging their …

Which Bible Software is Best for Pastors?
April 9, 2013 – 7:31 am | 10 Comments
Which Bible Software is Best for Pastors?

A helpful discussion of the value of Bible software and reviews of the Logos and BibleWorks software packages.