Sunday, August 13, 2017

Posted on Aug 09 2017
The Sacrament of Holy Baptism 1) What is Baptism? Baptism is not water only, but it is water used together with God’s Word and by his command. What is this Word? In Matthew 28 our Lord Jesus Christ says: “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father
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Sunday, August 6, 2017

Posted on Aug 03 2017
EPHESIANS 6 = BE STRONG IN THE LORD! Bible Background: This letter was written for people who were very much in the minority in their culture, and whose allegiance to Christ was putting them at odds with their own families and communities. This is not a strategy towards a more aggressive
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Sunday, July 30, 2017

Posted on Jul 28 2017
EPHESIANS 4 = LIVE A LIFE WORTHY OF YOUR CALLING! Bible Background: In this chapter Paul’s builds on what God has done for us in Christ, and challenges us to live up to our calling to be Christ’s own, and to be united by the Spirit, in love. What follows is a series of do-able
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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Posted on Jul 22 2017
EPHESIANS 2 “BUT GOD!” Bible Background: Ephesians 1 celebrates God’s great plan for redeeming and claiming all people in Christ. Chapter 2 tells why that is necessary, and how God is doing that. This chapter also contains the heart of Lutheran/Christian teaching: “For
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