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A Day Like Any Other Day

The rain is falling for the third or fourth time today.  Some days, I can’t keep track.  The dog is hiding under the house and the cats are cuddled up on the porch.   763 more words

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The mystery of the missing sacraments

“Our people have been unjustly accused of having abolished the Mass. But it is obvious, without boasting, that the Mass is celebrated among us with greater devotion and earnestness than among our opponents.”

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Sinners in the Hands of a Merciful God

He has not dealt with us according to our sins,

Nor rewarded us according to our iniquities.

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Sunday – November 23, 2014 -- Concerning Divorce

Matthew 5:31-33

31 “It was also said, ‘Whoever divorces his wife, let him give her a certificate of divorce.’ 32 But I say to you that anyone who divorces his wife, except on the ground of unchastity, causes her to commit adultery; and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery. 1,140 more words


Morning Prayer 11.23.14, Last Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 29

He shall command peace to the nations; his dominion shall be from sea to sea, and from the River to the ends of the earth. 2,916 more words


The Augsburg Confession, Article I - God

In the Thursday morning men’s Bible study we’ve begun looking at the Lutheran Confessions. They are a collection of documents that mark us as specifically Lutheran Christians. 388 more words

Bible Study

Thursday – November 20, 2014; 1 Thessalonians 5:12-18

Thursday – November 20, 2014; 1 Thessalonians 5:12-18

12 But we appeal to you, brothers and sisters, to respect those who labor among you, and have charge of you in the Lord and admonish you; 13 esteem them very highly in love because of their work. 889 more words