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I don’t know who wrote the rules above. There must be a good basis for it. I think it best to see what is written in the Bible about it. 735 more words


Created for Good Works

It’s the very purpose of our creation – that we may do good works – in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Ephesians 2:10… 1,174 more words


love is the true expression of faith

You who are trying to be justified by the law have been alienated from Christ; you have fallen away from grace. For through the Spirit we eagerly await by faith the righteousness for which we hope.

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Christmas Season

December is one of my favorite months of the year. Between the Christmas decorations in our home and celebrating the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ, life seems better. 99 more words


12 Days of Christmas…revisited - Day 1

Good morning! I promised myself that I would write everyday….apparently that includes days when I don’t have anything to write about, so let’s see, what can I write about?  340 more words

Project Optimism

Killing the Old Adam and Sustaining the New Man

According to Lutheran theology, the believer needs the law only because he is still a sinner, that is to say, he is not yet a perfect believer in every respect, not yet a person who has the absolute principle as the all-determining dynamic of his life. 279 more words


Without Law and Compulsion

It is therefore just as absurd and stupid when they say: The righteous person should do good works, as when they say: God should do good; the sun should shine; the pear tree should bear pears; three plus seven should be ten, since all of this follows naturally of necessity because of the thing itself and the result which is determined. 174 more words