by Rick Marrs When considering each text for preaching, pastors are called upon to ponder how the law of that text is speaking to the pastor as well as to the parishioners who will hear his sermon. In this case, the law of verse 20 (“But the prophet who presumes to speak a word in my ..
REVIEW: REDEEMING TRANSCENDENCE IN THE ARTS, by Jeremy BegbieEditor’s note: this review originally appeared in the Winter 2020 issue of the Concordia Journal. We reprint it here in anticipation of this year’s Theological Symposium, “Whatever is Lovely”: The Role of Beauty in Theology and Ministry, September 21-22, 2021. For more information and to register, go to https://www.csl.edu/resources/continuing-education/theological-symposium/. REDEEMING TRANSCENDENCE IN THE ARTS: Bearing ..
Christ Centered Counseling … and JustificationRick Marrs talks with David Loy about the connections between Christian counseling, justification, and the distinction between law and gospel
ICYMI: Kent Burreson, “An Apprenticeship in Faith”Kent Burreson's latest thoughts on faith formation, the adult catechumenate, and congregational education