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Archives From - June,2016


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Post Date: June, 2016
Post Categories: Bread of Life
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Date / Verse / Reading / Comments Jun 1TLH 128 Acts 10:30-48 Jesus Christ, His death, and His resurrection are for the benefit of all people. Jun 2 WS 743 Psalm 8 Man is given authority over creation (Gen 1:26), and Christ is given authority over all (Mt 28:18). Lord, how great Thou art! Jun […] Read More
Micro-evolution, that is, the changing of characteristics within a species, happens regularly and is biblical. God created plants and animals each “according to its kind” to reproduce each “according to its kind” (Genesis 1). We see changing characteristics within a “kind,” but no transformation from one kind to another. Macro-Evolution speaks of a change from […] Read More

Hymn 464 “Blest Be the Tie That Binds”

Written by Craig Owings
Post Date: June, 2016
Post Categories: A Hymn Of Glory Let Us Sing,Series
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It was just a small Baptist church, located in a poor rural area of the country and made up of parishioners who themselves possessed very little in terms of material wealth.  The salary they were able to pay their pastor was barely adequate, often consisting partly of produce grown by the parishioners—which they gave him […] Read More
“Now Moses was tending the flock of Jethro his father-in-law, the priest of Midian. And he led the flock to the back of the desert, and came to Horeb, the mountain of God.  And the Angel of the LORD appeared to him in a flame of fire from the midst of a bush. So he […] Read More

Letting the Lord Have the Limelight

Written by Steven Sippert
Post Date: June, 2016
Post Categories: Lead Story
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“I, the servant, am inadequate and unworthy. We, the Lord’s people united by His Word, are inadequate  and unworthy. But that’s OK; that is exactly the way Jesus wants it to be.” At Immanuel Lutheran Seminary, students will often sense inadequacy toward their role as future ministers of Christ. Their inadequacy is more than just […] Read More

Nepal Earthquake Update

Written by Todd Ohlmann
Post Date: June, 2016
Post Categories: Missions,Newsletter
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April 25, 2015 will be a day that many of our brothers and sisters in Christ who live in Nepal will never forget. It was a day that brought much pain, suffering, and loss. That was the day, just over a year ago, when the first of two major earthquakes brought terrible death and destruction […] Read More

Recording the Tour Choir

Written by Drew Naumann
Post Date: June, 2016
Post Categories: News & Events,Taking the gospel on tour
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Since its genesis, the ILC Tour Choir has always recorded its songs. Every few years it releases an album in order to make those songs available to a broader audience. In this way, people can enjoy the edification of their faith through the beauteous hymns and psalms. Many are unaware, however, of exactly what goes […] Read More

Redemption Lutheran Church Lynnwood, Washington

Written by Mark Tiefel
Post Date: June, 2016
Post Categories: A Slice of Life in CLC,Articles
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A SLICE OF LIFE IN THE CLC Snapshots of Congregations from Around the Church of the Lutheran Confession “Give unto the LORD the glory due to His name; worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness” (Psalm 29:2). Beauty is one thing that is often associated with the Pacific Northwest. There are few other places […] Read More

The Benefits of Belonging

Written by David W. Bernthal
Post Date: June, 2016
Post Categories: Devotions
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There is no doubt about it, there are a lot of lonely people in this world. Whether people are missing a loved one, have lost one, or haven’t found one; the ache of being alone can be overwhelming. Our God, in His infinite wisdom, knew it wasn’t good for Adam to be alone, so He […] Read More

The Holiest of All

Written by Jay Hartmann
Post Date: June, 2016
Post Categories: New Testaments,Series,Studies in the New Testatment
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“Then indeed, even the first covenant had ordinances of divine service and the earthly sanctuary. For a tabernacle was prepared: the first part, in which was the lampstand, the table, and the showbread, which is called the sanctuary; and behind the second veil, the part of the tabernacle which is called the Holiest of All, […] Read More