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“Be Still, and Know That I Am God”

Written by Daniel Schierenbeck
Post Date: May, 2020
Post Categories: Articles,ILHC Eau Claire,Old Testaments
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FOR SUCH A TIME AS THIS ­­— COVID19 PANDEMIC In the midst of the current global health crisis, we offer the following message of hope, delivered as a morning chapel address by Dr. Daniel Schierenbeck, professor at Immanuel Lutheran College in Eau Claire, Wisconsin Be still, and know that I am God; I will be […] Read More

“BREAD OF LIFE” READINGS May 2020

Written by Lutheran Spokesman
Post Date: May, 2020
Post Categories: Bread of Life
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TLH = The Lutheran Hymnal, 1941; WS = Worship Supplement 2000; LSB = Lutheran Service Book, 2006 Date Hymns Reading Comments May 1 TLH 336; LSB 695 1 Samuel 18:1-11 It’s difficult for us to see the success of others without feeling jealous, but jealousy in the heart leads to other sins too. May God […] Read More

Grace Lutheran Church Fridley, Minnesota

Written by John Hein
Post Date: May, 2020
Post Categories: A Slice of Life in CLC
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A SLICE OF LIFE IN THE CLC Snapshots of congregations from around the Church of the Lutheran Confession Nestled in an inner-tier suburb due north of Minneapolis, Grace Lutheran Church of Fridley, Minnesota, has been proclaiming the priceless Gospel of Jesus Christ. This group of Christians has been gathering together around the Word and sacraments […] Read More

Jesus Went Up So That You May Go Up

Written by Thomas Schuetze
Post Date: May, 2020
Post Categories: Lead Story
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COVER STORY – ASCENSION “And He led them out as far as Bethany, and He lifted up His hands and blessed them. Now it came to pass, while He blessed them, that He was parted from them and carried up into heaven.” (Luke 24:50-51) If you’re acquainted with the topography of the Holy Land, you’ll […] Read More

Paul Sullivan Retirement

Written by Joseph Lau
Post Date: May, 2020
Post Categories: ILHC Eau Claire,News & Events
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ILC Newsletter Every other month we get an update on what’s been happening recently at our Immanuel Lutheran High School, College and Seminary in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. If I had to go out on a limb, I would venture to say that this is the type of article Professor Paul Sullivan does not like to […] Read More

The Edible Gift

Written by David W. Bernthal
Post Date: May, 2020
Post Categories: Devotions,Lords supper
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DEVOTION – THE LORD’S SUPPER The Eucharist, Breaking Bread, Holy Communion, the Lord’s Supper—this sacrament has many names and, unfortunately, many misconceptions concerning it. We ask the Holy Spirit to open our hearts to His Word as we revisit this gracious gift of our Savior. At the outset we wish to establish that this precious […] Read More

The Formation of a New Church Body

Written by David Lau
Post Date: May, 2020
Post Categories: The Origin of the CLC
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THE ORIGIN OF THE CLC One aspect of the discussion surrounding the “Joint Statement,” which will again be before us at our next convention, is how much importance to give to the events that took place around the period 1955-1961 that led to the formation of the CLC. In this seven-part series, Professor Emeritus David […] Read More
A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING Thomas Kelly’s hymn reflects how Jesus exchanged His crown of thorns for a crown of glory. If you are one who thinks this world already has enough lawyers, then you should smile whenever the Lord turns one of them into a preacher. We all know about Martin Luther, […] Read More