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“BREAD OF LIFE” READINGS NOVEMBER 2020

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Post Date: November, 2020
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TLH = The Lutheran Hymnal, 1941; WS = Worship Supplement 2000; LSB = Lutheran Service Book, 2006
Date Hymns Reading Comments Nov 2 TLH 393 (LSB 713) 1 Kings 16:29-34 Things weren’t getting better in Israel. Enter Ahab, the worst of their kings to date. Even Joshua foretold that the Read More

“Lord, Thee I Love with All My Heart” TLH 429, LSB 708

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Post Date: November, 2020
Post Categories: A Hymn Of Glory Let Us Sing
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Martin Schalling’s (1532-1608) Lutheran roots were deep. A graduate of the University of Wittenberg where Luther had once taught, he had been a student of Luther’s dear friend Philip Melanchthon. He was also a close friend of Nicolaus Selnecker, one of the authors of the “Formula of Concord”. Surrounded by such “Reformation royalty,” Read More

A Dwelling Place Worth Dwelling On

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Post Date: November, 2020
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“And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, ‘Behold, the dwelling place of God is with man. He will dwell with them, and they will be his people, and God himself will be with them as their God. He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain Read More

Alert Against the Adversary

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Post Date: November, 2020
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DEVOTION—THE CHRISTIAN’S FOE
Some of you might be familiar with the motion picture The Ghost and the Darkness. In the late 1800’s, the British Empire was trying to build a railroad across East Africa between Kenya and Uganda. One of the big obstacles they faced was a pair of man-eating lions. The Read More

Christian Faith is Never Alone

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Post Date: November, 2020
Post Categories: Studies in the New Testatment
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“What does it profit, my brethren, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can faith save him? If a brother or sister is naked and destitute of daily food, and one of you says to them, ‘Depart in peace, be warmed and filled,’ but you do not give them the things which are needed for the body, what does it profit? Thus also Read More

Despite COVID, the Word of God Is Working in Nepal

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Post Date: November, 2020
Post Categories: Notes from the field
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Graduation in a Time of COVID

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Post Date: November, 2020
Post Categories: ILHC School,News & Events
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During the past six months at Immanuel Lutheran College, students, parents, and staff have learned that expectations do not always match reality. When the students left campus for spring break on March 13, no one expected that the rest of the school year would have to be conducted at home through distance learning. While the college and seminary Read More

Immanuel Lutheran Church and School Winter Haven, Florida

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Post Date: November, 2020
Post Categories: A Slice of Life in CLC,Articles
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If you placed a pin dead-center in a map of Florida, you would be approximating the location of the city of Winter Haven. There is much to do in the area. Conveniently located between Tampa and Orlando and only twenty-nine miles from Disney World, Winter Haven’s central location has allowed it to become the home of Legoland Florida in 2011, which Read More

REMEMBER

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Post Date: November, 2020
Post Categories: Gems from the Old Testament
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Human beings, young and old, forget. We forget promises, events, names, and locations. Then, something happens to trigger a long-forgotten memory. It comes back to mind. How is it with God’s memory? In Psalm 25:6-7, we read, “Remember your mercy, O Lord, and your steadfast love, for they have been from of old. Remember not the sins of my youth Read More

The Adoptionism Error

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Post Date: November, 2020
Post Categories: Error's Echo
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ERROR’S ECHO In this series we take a look back at some of the most notorious errors and heresies that have threatened the church over the centuries, as well as the subtle (and not so subtle) ways in which those false teachings continue to haunt 21st century thought and theology.
The joy of an echo is Read More