How are Lutheran Congregations Reassuring Members amid the Covid-19 Pandemic?

Our Savior Lutheran Chuch Centereach, NY Some may be wondering how Our Savior may be affected by the coronavirus. My intention is to be in church Sunday to honor the Lord,and serve God's people and lift up the world in prayer. Thank God I know of no such infections among us. I along with the … Continue reading How are Lutheran Congregations Reassuring Members amid the Covid-19 Pandemic?

Faith without Christ?

Objective justification is often misportrayed, because what it actually describes has always been assumed by genuine Lutherans. It is the denial of any objective aspect, basis, or foundation to justification that is new, and therefore requires a pointed and emphatic response. It is often assumed that those who hold to this objective aspect of justification … Continue reading Faith without Christ?

What Must Ben Shapiro Do to Be Saved?

Article here. Conservative political, moral, and cultural views do not save, as much as we might find solace in them. Being anti-abortion or anti-homosexuality is not the same as confessing Christ as Lord. The catch-phrase “Judeo-Christian” does show that traditional Judaism and Christianity share in common a lot of history, moral thinking, and general perspectives … Continue reading What Must Ben Shapiro Do to Be Saved?

The Religious Mourning Of ‘Saint’ Kobe Bryant Continues

Article here. None of the qualities Kobe is worshiped for are inherently Christian. Dependence, forgiveness, humility, poverty in spirit, receiving mercy, and joyfully suffering are quite opposite of his “Mamba mentality that was centered on being better, stronger, more dominant, and ruthless at competing.” Sports and its stars are sacred to many—real idols. But precisely … Continue reading The Religious Mourning Of ‘Saint’ Kobe Bryant Continues