Category Archives: Christian vocation

All Who Are Baptized into Christ Have the Same Vocation: We are God’s “Sent Ones”

Rev. Dr. Peter Meier addresses the role of Christians as God’s missionary people in their various vocations.  In Part 1 of “BiVo: For All the Saints” (Mission Moments, January 2, 2015) he writes, These days, in church planting circles, there … Continue reading

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Work as Worship by RightNow Ministries

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Christians in the Realm of Politics

One of the areas of life where Christians can, and must, “Go!” is the civil realm of politics.  It is God pleasing for Christians to serve in government offices and for all Christians to be active as citizens in their … Continue reading

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Reflections On The Life Of The Royal Priesthood: Vocation And Evangelism (continued)

The pastor serves the royal priesthood by preaching Christ’s Word and administered His sacraments. The royal priesthood, in turns, serves the neighbor just as Christ has served us. This service is not only in the Christian congregation where the royal … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Life Of The Royal Priesthood: Vocation And Evangelism (continued)

That which Luther expressed theologically in “The Freedom of the Christian” is expressed liturgically in the post-communion collect that Luther included in his 1526 Deutsche Messe: “We give thanks to you, almighty God, that you have refreshed us through this … Continue reading

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Reflections On The Life of the Royal Priesthood: Vocation and Evangelism

Over the next number of Mondays, excerpts from a paper entitled, Reflections on the Life of the Royal Priesthood: Vocation and Evangelism by Professor John T. Pless of Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne will be posted on “Go!”  This blogger … Continue reading

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