Cyril of Alexandria, Pastor and Confessor

Commemoration of Cyril of Alexandria, Pastor and Confessor June 27 The Lord be with you Today is the Commemoration of Cyril of Alexandria, Pastor and Confessor, on the LC-MS calendar. He was born sometime around the year 376 and died in 444. Most liturgical calendars that recognize him (and that

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Commemoration of Jeremiah

Commemoration of Jeremiah June 26 The Lord be with you We celebrate, on June 26, the Commemoration of Jeremiah. The prophet Jeremiah was active as God’s prophet to the southern kingdom of Judah around 627 to 582 BC. As a prophet he preached, witnessed, and lived through the Babylonian siege

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Presentation of the Augsburg Confession

Commemoration of the Presentation of the Augsburg Confession June 25 June 25 is the day set aside to commemorate the presentation of the Augsburg Confession. This is the document that was formally presented to the Holy Roman Emperor, Charles V, at the Diet of Augsburg, on June 25, 1530 (hence

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Nativity of St. John the Baptist

Feast of The Nativity of St. John the Baptist June 24 The Lord be with you Today is set aside to celebrate the birth of John the Baptist. It is actually one of the earliest feasts on the calendar of the church. As it celebrates the birth of John the

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Revelation 1:4-6

Below is this past Monday’s Bible study on Revelation. We covered the Trinitarian nature of the text, the connection to the burning bush in Exodus 3, our place in the kingdom, our position as priests, and much more.

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Why Are You Persecuting Me? – a review

Why Are You Persecuting Me? A Christian Response to Hostility and Persecution A Bible Study from The Commission on Theology and Church Relations of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod In 2014 The Commission on Theology and Church Relations (CTCR) of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) published a six-part Bible study

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A President Prays

Almighty God, supreme Governor of all, incline your ear, we beg you, to the prayer of nations, and so overrule the imperfect counsel of human beings, and set straight the things they cannot govern, that we may walk in paths of obedience to places of vision, and to thoughts that

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Communion and our Resurrection

They are totally foolish, these people who despise the whole saving plan of God, who deny the salvation of the flesh, and scorn its regeneration, claiming it is not capable of incorruptibility. If the flesh is not saved, the Lord did not redeem us by His Blood, the cup of

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We Have Seen A Miracle – sermon

The Lord be with you Today is Pentecost 5. We baptized Dyre Kenneth Ford at the beginning of the worship service. As it worked out, the Epistle lesson from Galatians was about baptism. So the sermon had a great object lesson, the baptism we witnessed earlier in the service. Below

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Why Didn’t God Intervene?

The Lord be with you Why is God landing in this enemy-occupied world in disguise and starting a sort of secret society to undermine the devil? Why is He not landing in force, invading it? Is it that He is not strong enough? Well, Christians think He is going to

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