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Fellowship — A Bond Of BLOOD

Written by David Reim | February, 2001
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“That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, concerning the Word of life–the life was manifested, and we have seen, and bear witness, and declare to you that eternal life which was with the Father and… Read More »Fellowship — A Bond Of BLOOD Read More

Jesus Manifests His Glory

Written by David Reim | January, 2013
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Although Jesus usually hid His divine Sonship, in this episode Jesus revealed His divine power and glory as the Son of God.  Read More

5. Of Repentance

Written by David Reim | August, 2012
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75th Anniversary of the SMALCALD ARTICLES “…The Word of God shall establish articles of faith and no one else, not even an angel.” (Luther, SA, Part II, Art. II) “Now He commands all people everywhere to repent” (Acts 17:30). Read More

The Miracles of Christ

Written by David Reim | July, 2012
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“…The works that I do in My Father’s name, they bear witness of Me” (John 10:25) Jesus Heals the Man with an Unclean Spirit 23 Now there was a man in their synagogue with an unclean spirit. And he cried out, 24 saying, “Let us alone! What have we to do with You, Jesus of… Read More »The Miracles of Christ Read More

This We Believe

Written by David Reim | June, 2012
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475th Anniversary of the SMALCALD ARTICLES “…The Word of God shall establish articles of faith and no one else, not even an angel.” (Luther, SA, Part II, Art. II) 3.Of Cloisters/The Papacy “Nor is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved” (Acts… Read More »This We Believe Read More

This We Believe

Written by David Reim | April, 2012
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A Review of Dr. Martin Luther’s  Smalcald Articles 1. Of the Divine Majesty/Redemption/Salvation by Grace When God’s Word is attacked, the salvation of souls is in jeopardy. For that reason, Christians must stand up and proclaim the truth of God’s Word boldly and clearly. We do that not only as a testimony to those who… Read More »This We Believe Read More

Sheep & Shepherds

Written by David Reim | April, 2012
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“The Lord is my Shepherd.” What an amazing truth that is! The eternal, almighty Lord of heaven and earth is MY Shepherd. He takes care of my every need so that “I shall not want.” I will not lack any good thing. Few books draw the reader to know and feel the love of the… Read More »Sheep & Shepherds Read More

Reaching Out with the Gospel… “Bragging Rights”

Written by David Reim | September, 2011
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Many people like to brag to others about what they have or what they’ve done. The child on the playground may brag about what his dad can do. He may even get into a “My dad’s better… stronger than your dad” argument with other kids. As adults we are inclined to brag about our children… Read More »Reaching Out with the Gospel… “Bragging Rights” Read More

Pray for the Spirit

Written by David Reim | June, 2011
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When I was a young child, I recall feeling somewhat disappointed when I heard this Bible verse. It was building up to a grand conclusion, “If you then, being evil know how to give good gifts….” Then I expected, “How much more will your heavenly Father give even greater gifts to those who ask!” Again,… Read More »Pray for the Spirit Read More

Surveying the Wondrous Cross

Written by David Reim | March, 2011
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We are entering what many consider to be their favorite season of the church year – the season of Lent. Isn’t it interesting that some appreciate the somber season of Lent more than the excitement of a newborn Savior at Christmas? Or the exuberant joy of victory over death at Easter? Without Lent Christmas would… Read More »Surveying the Wondrous Cross Read More

The Festival of the Father

Written by David Reim | December, 2010
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He (God) did not give His Son for the purpose of coming to straighten us out. Of all our customs at Christmas time, gift giving is perhaps the most universal. It may also be the most exciting custom, at least in the minds of children who can’t wait to see what they will get for… Read More »The Festival of the Father Read More

COME AND SEE! GO AND TELL!

Written by David Reim | April, 2002
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But the angel answered and said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you seek Jesus who was crucified. He is not here; for He is risen, as He said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay. And go quickly and tell His disciples that He is risen from the… Read More »COME AND SEE! GO AND TELL! Read More

“And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us . . . ” — John 1:14

Written by David Reim | December, 2001
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God Is With Us — Immanuel! “And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us . . . “ What amazing words! Who can fathom them? . . . The eternal Word, Who was with God and was God, through Whom all the universe was made, became flesh and blood and dwelt among the people… Read More »“And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us . . . ” — John 1:14 Read More

Good Shepherd

Written by David Reim | May, 2022
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“I Shall Not Want!” Aren’t those amazing, wonderful words? “I shall not want!” I shall not lack any good thing. All my needs shall be provided, or as the Apostle Paul puts it, “And my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus.” (Philippians 4:19) That’s what we… Read More »Good Shepherd Read More

His Story

Written by David Reim | August, 2001
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In the next several weeks children will be starting back to school. This is an exciting time. It is exciting to see old friends again and to start new classes. It is exciting to get back to history class. . . . History?! As I think back to my school days, history was never something… Read More »His Story Read More

Call Her Blessed

Written by David Reim | May, 2001
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There is a lot of emphasis today on women pursuing careers. Women can be anything they like. They can be doctors, lawyers, CEOs of a company, politicians. We are even told that some day we will have a woman President. There are many women who are very successful in all manner of careers. We are… Read More »Call Her Blessed Read More

Mercy and Compassion Prevail

Written by David Reim | July, 2013
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And He entered the synagogue again, and a man was there who had a withered hand. So they watched Him closely, whether He would heal him on the Sabbath, so that they might accuse Him. And He said to the man who had the withered hand, “Step forward.” Then He said to them, “Is it… Read More »Mercy and Compassion Prevail Read More

Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good

Written by David Reim | November, 2000
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(Ps. 34:8) When we lived in Marquette, Michigan, the Apple Man would come with a truck load of apples to sell. He didn’t try to convince us to buy some by TELLING us how fresh and good they were. He took an apple, snapped it in half with his hands and handed it to us… Read More »Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good Read More

Why Do You Stand Gazing Into Heaven?

Written by David Reim | May, 2000
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“[The angel] said, “Men of Galilee, why do you stand gazing up into heaven? This same Jesus, who was taken up from you into heaven, will so come in like manner as you saw Him go into heaven” (Acts 1:11). The disciples were stunned and dumbfounded. They had just witnessed something quite amazing. One moment… Read More »Why Do You Stand Gazing Into Heaven? Read More

May Announcements

Written by David Reim | May, 1996
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Great Lakes Delegate Conference When: Begins at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, June 3rd (CDT); closes at 12:00 on Tuesday, June 4th. Where: Faith Lutheran of Markesan, Wisc. Agenda: * Study of 1996 Prospectus * The Glory of the LORD – Pastor David Reim Announce: Please announce to the host pastor. The congregation requests your cooperation… Read More »May Announcements Read More

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