Monthly Archives: January 2012

The Lutheran Confessions and Martin Luther on House Churches

The Lutheran Confessions acknowledge all people are by nature completely corrupted and stand under God’s judgment because of original sin (SD 1.5; AC 2).  On account of this corruption humankind stands under the wrath of God subject to eternal damnation … Continue reading

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I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light

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Unchurched … Unsaved … Lost? What might words reveal about our theology

Trevin Wax has written an interesting article that explores how the use of words (or the lack of not using certain words) might impact our outreach to the lost people of the world. You can read Trevin’s article at ChurchLeaders.com.

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Weekly Devotions Designed by Five14 for Teens

Five14, LHM’s witnessing-training program for teens, offers weekly devotions designed to encourage teens in their walk with Christ and to teach them to shine His light in the lives of their peers. These relevant devotions are written by LCMS youth … Continue reading

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Amani Mustafa: Her Conversion from Islam to Christianity and her ongoing Ministry to the Muslim People

This is the story of Amani Mustafa, an Egyptian woman who left her country and moved to the United States. In this video she explains the danger and abuse she was faced with in Egypt and about her conversion to … Continue reading

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Effective Outreach in Urban Settings: A Webinar for Everyone

Those who profess faith in Christ are called upon to demonstrate and validate their commitment by acts of love to God and to people of all races and stations in life. Lutheran Hour Ministries invites you to join them on … Continue reading

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The House Church and Its Relevance for Starting New Churches (Continued)

The House Church: A Heterogeneous Community The house church provided an environment for the Spirit of God to incarnate Christ-centered unity in the heterogeneous family of God.  According to Adolph Deissmann, Karl Kautsky, John G. Gager and others (Holmberg 28-76; … Continue reading

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