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Is Divorce Ever Okay?

I recently delivered an emotional, first hand appeal to Christian parents and couples to avoid divorce — no matter what.  

Now, I’d like to take a look at divorce from a more objective, theological view. 795 more words

The Creed

The Apostles Creed was one of three basic elements in Reformation teaching for disciples (the other two being the Lord’s Prayer and the Ten Commandments). Of course, the Heidelberg Catechism covered much more ground than that, but this is a good place to start. 303 more words


Catechism 16

What is sin?
Sin is rejecting God in the world he created, rebelling against him by living without reference to him, not being or doing what he requires in his law – resulting in our death and the disintegration of all creation. 79 more words


"Amen" (The Lord's Prayer; 2 Corinthians 1:18-22)

The Resurrection of Our Lord: Easter Day
Sunday, April 20, 2014

“Amen” (The Lord’s Prayer; 2 Corinthians 1:18-22)

Alleluia! Christ is risen! (He is risen indeed! 1,403 more words


Christ Truly Rose From the Dead

“On the next day, which followed the Day of Preparation, the chief priests and Pharisees gathered together to Pilate, saying, ‘Sir, we remember, while He was still alive, how that deceiver said, After three days I will rise. 324 more words

St. Nektarios Of Aegina

"But Deliver Us from Evil" (The Lord's Prayer; Luke 23:32-49)

Good Friday
April 18, 2014

“But Deliver Us from Evil” (The Lord’s Prayer; Luke 23:32-49)

“But Deliver Us from Evil”: The seventh and final petition of the Lord’s Prayer. 1,244 more words


the practice of catechesis!

New City Catechism


Part 1: God, creation and fall, law

Question 1: What is our only hope in life and death?

Answer: That we are not our own but belong, body and soul, both in life and death, to God and to our Savior Jesus Christ. 49 more words