Sep 12

Lutheran Schools Supply Gifts to the Community and the World

By establishing and maintaining Lutheran Schools, our churches are bestowing innumerable blessings on their local communities and the world. Motivated by the love of God, our students go forth loving and serving their neighbor as they live this life continuing in what they have learned and have firmly believed, being acquainted with the sacred Scriptures which are able to instruct them for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus and equip them for every good work.
Sep 02

Happy Vocation Day!

As Christians, our "job" is one of the means that God uses to care for us and one of the means that God uses to care for society through us. As we consider "Labor Day" from a Christian vantage point, we should consider all the the roles that God, Himself, has placed us in and how He desires that we fulfil those "Holy Orders and Places in Life".
Aug 31

A corner turned. . .

What started as a desire to be self-sufficient in the face of adversity has turned into something else - a desire to use my background and skills to assist others who are facing adversities of their own. I'm still pursuing my business plan, but much of the plan and most of the purpose has changed.
Nov 26

Aren’t many of the Psalms simply “Praise and Worship” songs from Israel?

Praise Team ImageOne defense of the use of modern "Praise" and "Worship" music in the Church today is the superficial resemblance these songs have with the Psalms in the Old Testament. But this similarity is merely superficial and the "offering" of the praise contained in these songs has more in common with the offering of Cain than that of Abel.