This I Recall

BARBARA MARQUART JOHNSTON Pastors may recall the name of the journal that used to be sent to subscribers, offering advice about how to improve their sermons, and some hints of topics. I was never told why, but one quarter, it was sent to me with a cover letter asking if I would submit an article … Continue reading This I Recall

Jesus is Lord!

John M. Drickamer People say, “You have to accept Jesus as Savior and Lord!” Aside from the proud, free-will implication of the word “accept,” what bothers me is the emphasis they put on the term “Lord.” They mean it in the sense of “boss” or “ruler.” The idea is that for salvation it is not … Continue reading Jesus is Lord!

Review and Christian Application of: Woke Racism: How a New Religion Has Betrayed Black America

by John McWhorter, 2021 This book is not religious in the traditional sense. The author is not a Christian, nor an old-fashioned conservative from a moral or political standpoint. Yet, he is more incisive and polemical about the errors of Wokeism, including the demands for class justice, enforced diversity, and unequal equity, than most Christians. … Continue reading Review and Christian Application of: Woke Racism: How a New Religion Has Betrayed Black America

End of the Church Year – Beginning of a Season of Reformation at CUWAA?

Praise and thanksgiving to our Lord, the Shepherd of His Church! I have learned that the Concordia University Wisconsin Board of Regents has apparently responded to the pastors and people of the LCMS and its home District by repudiating the Wokeism of the previous administration in no uncertain terms. To be honest, I believe I … Continue reading End of the Church Year – Beginning of a Season of Reformation at CUWAA?

Professors Profess: An Update on CUW

Rev Gregory P Schulz, DMin, PhD LutheranPhilosopher.com What’s the point? Professors profess. To paraphrase a popular online commercial, “If you’re a professor, professing is just what you do!” Professing means speaking up for capital-T Truth — especially when other people are trying to shut you up or cancel you or are denying that there is … Continue reading Professors Profess: An Update on CUW