Our freedom in Christ remains a driving force in the Reformation, more than 500 years after Martin Luther sparked the movement. This passage not only affirms this truth but provides a stark warning to us. … More Freedom in the Reformation
I’m concerned that sometimes we in the LCMS downplay our response to the Gospel too much. Our response matters to God. … More Fighting the Good Fight
Baptism, which reassures so many of us of our salvation, can actually lead to doubts in the faith. Let’s address one of those doubts. … More Doubts Inspired by Baptism?
There are parallels between the experience of the ten lepers with Jesus and our experience with God. Which of the former lepers do you most accurately reflect? … More Are We Thankful?
At first glance, forgiving a brother or sister up to seven times may seem like the greatest challenge in this passage. I disagree. I think today we struggle more with the initial rebuke of the sinner. … More The Loving Rebuke