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Food For Thought

Food For Thought

| October 6, 2019

A Church and a Bar A Story on Facebook: A man went to church. He forgot to switch off his phone, which rang loudly during the prayer. After church was over, the pastor scolded him for not turning off his phone before coming into church. A number of worshipers admonished him after the prayer for […]

The Church’s One Foundation

| September 15, 2019

Samuel J. Stone, 1839-1900 … Christ is the head of the church, His body, of which He is the Savior. (Ephesians 5:23) During an especially heated period of theological controversy in England in 1866 when liberalism threatened to destroy the great cardinal doctrines of the Anglican church, this hymn was written by Pastor Samuel Stone. […]

Rejoicing During Afflictions and Unhappiness

| July 1, 2019

PASTOR J.D.MAY 30, 2019 Many of us think Christians are supposed to always be happy, and if you’re not, something’s wrong with you or your faith. We even used to sing, “At the cross … it was there by faith I received my sight, and now I am happy all the day.” No pressure at […]

Get Them to Church

| July 1, 2019

There is a 0.0296% chance your child will become a professional athlete. There is a 100% chance your child will stand before Jesus. Get them to church. Mark 9:42 “If anyone causes one of these little ones—those who believe in me—to stumble, it would be better for them if a large millstone were hung around […]

Abide with Me

| May 17, 2019

Abide with me; fast falls the eventide;The darkness deepens; Lord, with me abide;When other helpers fail and comforts flee,Help of the helpless, oh, abide with me. Swift to its close ebbs out life’s little day;Earth’s joys grow dim, its glories pass away;Change and decay in all around I see—O Thou who changest not, abide with […]

Funeral Planning Guides

| April 7, 2019

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, years ago Pastor Timothy Mowry began the task of creating a Christian Funeral planning guide. My previous congregation had this. The work sheet was simple. It included hymn suggestions, Bible verses, and Baptism and Confirmation verses. While these worksheets provided guidance in funeral planning they also served as testaments to […]

About the Augsburg Confession

| March 7, 2019

Part of the Book of Concord The Augsburg Confession is one of the Lutheran Confessions contained in the Book of Concord of 1580. This collection of confessional statements has been adopted by Lutherans worldwide as a true and faithful exposition of the Holy Scriptures, and includes the following: The Apostles’, Nicene and Athanasian Creeds. The […]

Commendation of the Dying

| February 10, 2019

Isaiah 46:3-4 (ESV) 3 “Listen to me, O house of Jacob, all the remnant of the house of Israel, who have been borne by me from before your birth, carried from the womb; 4 even to your old age I am he, and to gray hairs I will carry you. I have made, and I […]

10 Ways to Say, “I Love You”

| November 1, 2018

Do you want to be more adept at expressing your love to your spouse? Here are 10 suggestions. by Victor M. Parachin Reprinted with permission from the February, 1997 issue of The Lutheran Witness During an interview, Joseph Hodges Choate, former U.S. ambassador to Great Britain, was asked whom he would like to be if […]

Big Sins ~ Forgiven

| September 1, 2018

“Big Sins ~ Forgiven” Friday, August 31, 2018 All good things come to an end. So it is for Rev. Ken Klaus. What follows is Pastor’s Klaus’ last devotion for the Lutheran Hour. As the Board of Christian life has been advocating for our congregation to have a more devotional life I want to recommend […]