What Is A “Relationship” with God?

The Lord be with you. It is very trendy to say I have a “relationship” with God in popular American culture, both Christian and otherwise. Sometimes this “relationship” is placed in opposition to regular corporate worship (‘I don’t’ need to attend worship services, I have a “relationship” with god.’). Sometimes

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This Sunday (6/30/19)

We will be doing the service of Matins this Sunday, as this is a 5th Sunday of the month. Our hymns will be out of Lutheran Service Book, numbers 411 “I Want to Walk As a Child of the Light,” 688 “‘Come Follow Me,’ the Savior Spake,” & 685 “Let

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Thoughts inspired by Clover

The other day I was outside doing yard work. In my yard are patches of clover. As is so easy to do, my thoughts turned to faith. I was reminded of Proverbs 16:24, as translated in The Message. Gracious speech is like clover honey— good taste to the soul, quick

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ATHANASIAN CREED BACKGROUND

No one is really sure who wrote the Athanasian Creed. There is also debate as to when and where it was composed. Some hold to the second half of the fourth century, others to the fifth century, and still others to the sixth century. A very few hold to the

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