Category Archives: Vocation

“Authentic Christianity: How Lutheran Theology Speaks to a Postmodern World” — A New Book to be Released by Concordia Publishing House

The Concordia Publishing House blog released the following information about a new book that will be released on October 10. Burnt-out believers and spiritual secularists have given up any hope that an engaging and meaningful spirituality can be found in … Continue reading

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Martin Luther’s Missiology (Part 8)

Why is it absolutely essential for God’s messengers to go to the ends of the earth proclaiming the eternal riches of Christ? Apart from faith in Jesus Christ, people cannot be saved. Luther says in the Large Catechism, “But outside … Continue reading

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“My job is to make the grace of an invisible Christ visible wherever I am.” — Paul Tripp

You are encouraged to take 2 1/2 minutes to listen to Paul Tripp’s provocative words:

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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)

Now we come to the point of asking what this doctrine [i.e. the doctrine of vocation] means for evangelism and missions. This issue has, in fact, already been perceptively addressed by the report of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod’s Church Growth … Continue reading

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