Monthly Archives: February 2014

Your Chief Work as a Christian: To Proclaim Christ as the Light

Robert Kolb, commenting on Martin Luther, writes: “Therefore, Luther viewed the calling that believers receive with their baptism as embracing the sharing of God’s word with others. … [Luther, commenting on 1 Peter 2:9 says of all Christians] “Thus, you … Continue reading

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Pray for the People of Botswana

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God’s Will — Martina McBride

Love was in the air yesterday, but no love compares to the love God our Father has for all the people of this world … a love so great that His only begotten Son died on Calvary’s cross so that … Continue reading

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Celebrating Saint Valentine’s Day

In 270 A.D., marriage had been outlawed by the emperor of Rome, Claudius II. Claudius issued this decree because he thought that married men made bad soldiers since they were reluctant to be torn away from their families in the … Continue reading

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Lutherans for Life Releases a Free, Self-Study, Online Course Designed to Equip Christians to be Gospel-motivated Voices for Life

Lutherans for Life has released the following announcement: Welcome to LFL’s latest means of “equipping Lutherans to be Gospel-motivated voices For Life”! This self-study, online course is designed for junior high through adult. And it’s FREE! The course is based … Continue reading

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What About Mormons? Are They Christians?

You have probably has Mormon missionaries try to engage you in conversation so that they can convert you to their religion. What do you know about the Mormon religion? The Lutheran Layman (January/February 2014, pages 1, 3-5) has a helpful … Continue reading

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Jesus and Innovative Leadership — Stephen Wagner

Stephen Wagner provides a number of insights regarding innovative leadership in his opening devotion on Mark 2 at the Christian Leadership Institute at Concordia University (Austin, Texas). There is a lengthy introduction of about 11 minutes that is worthy skipping, … Continue reading

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“Christ’s work would have been all in vain” — Martin Luther

Martin Luther writes in his Large Catechism: Neither you nor I could ever know anything of Christ, or believe in him and take him as our Lord, unless these were first offered to us and bestowed on our hearts through … Continue reading

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Pray for the People of Bosnia and Herzegovina

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You Set the Table — Kip Fox

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