Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Perfect Spaghetti Sauce? The Perfect Saviour? (Part 2)

Acts 4:12 (Part 2) The Perfect Spaghetti Sauce? The Perfect Saviour? Dr. Glenn E. Schaeffer  This message is a continuation of the sermon from the July 24 blog posting. Acts 4:12, “Salvation is found in no one else, for there … Continue reading

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I Will Rise — Chris Tomlin

“I know that my Redeemer lives, and in the end he will stand upon the earth. After my skin has been destroyed, yet in my flesh I will see God; I myself will see him with my own eyes — … Continue reading

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God’s Call to a life of witness and service and self-giving love!

An Excerpt from The Evangelizing Church: A Lutheran Contribution: As Lutherans, we know that there is absolutely nothing we could ever do or say or be that could make God love us more. We know that God comes down! God … Continue reading

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Prince of Peace (Vancouver) Hosting A VBS in the Park!

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Vancouver is planning a VBS in a local park on Saturday, August 27th.  How you can help: They need “Pandamania” materials (decorations, signage, kits, etc.) 10” x 10” Outdoor tents (need at least 3 more) Eye-catching, … Continue reading

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Hazelton, BC — God’s Spirit at Work through His People

There are a number of Christians on short-term summer mission trips.  Upon return, participants of short-term mission trips often talk of the profound impact their experiences have on the development of their Christian life and how they see the Holy … Continue reading

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Canadian Lutheran World Relief issues emergency appeal for East Africa drought victims

From Lutheran Church — Canada News: July 25, 2011 – Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) is appealing for funds to provide relief for drought-affected people in East Africa. The lack of rain in Somalia, Ethiopia, and Kenya has created food and … Continue reading

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Martin Luther’s Missiology (Part 4)

Why were subsequent generations of “Lutheran theologians, the intellectual children and grandchildren of Luther” resistant to responding to the Lord’s Great Commission to send missionaries to the ends of the earth?  Some reasons have already been highlighted in this paper, … Continue reading

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What Does Spaghetti Sauce Have to Do with Jesus?

Acts 4:12 What Does Spaghetti Sauce Have to Do With Jesus? Dr. Glenn E. Schaeffer   Acts 4:12, “Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to men by which we must … Continue reading

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Does Anyone Hear Her? – Casting Crowns

This song reminds me of the story of Zacchaeus in Luke 19. Zacchaeus was searching. He was longing for love and forgiveness. But, did anyone really see him? Did anyone really care about him? If they did see Zaccheus, did … Continue reading

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Christianity and the Competition

Are you looking for a Bible study for the Fall? You might want to consider purchasing Christianity and the Competition which is a seminar with Dr. Paul L. Maier. It is a primer of the various world religions. The DVD … Continue reading

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