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Articles by Pastor David Reim:

Easter Glory!

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COVER STORY – Easter Glory! Is there any more glorious day than Easter? Christ is risen from the dead! From the DEAD! What is more dreadful or final than death? Death is a bleak reminder of the horror of our sin, the wages of which must be paid. It violently tears the soul from the […] Read More

God and Sinners Reconciled!

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Are there any more amazing words than that? We sing these words of “Hark, the Herald Angels Sing” (TLH 94) every year. Those words might roll off our tongues with hardly a thought. In fact, many secular choirs sing this famous hymn of Charles Wesley at this time of year without even pausing to wonder […] Read More
“See, here is water. What hinders me from being baptized?” (Acts 8:36) When the Ethiopian heard the message of Jesus as the Christ, Who willingly gave His life for the sins of the world, he desired to be baptized into Jesus’ name. Would anything hinder him from receiving this great blessing and from being received […] Read More
God invites us, “Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good.” (Psalm 34:8) This month’s “Slice of Life in the CLC” gives us another taste of the Lord’s goodness. Life in any congregation of God’s people is like a little taste of heaven, for our life is already “hidden with Christ in God.” (Colossians […] Read More

A Day of Deliverance and Hope!

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“Then the ark rested in the seventh month, the seventeenth day of the month, on the mountains of Ararat.” Genesis 8:4 What a joyful day of deliverance and hope. It had to have been a terrifying five months being tossed about in the torrential flood. For five months the angry hand of God was destroying every corruption of […] Read More

“Behold, I Am Coming Quickly!”

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“He’s coming! I’m so excited! It was three years ago that we were engaged, then he was sent overseas. I think about him every day. We text and e-mail, but I long to see him face to face and hold him in my arms. Now he’s coming home. We will be married and live happily […] Read More

Faith Is a Gift from God

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“I thank my God always concerning you for the grace of God which was given to you by Christ Jesus, that you were enriched in everything by Him in all utterance and all knowledge, even as the testimony of Christ was confirmed in you, so that you come short in no gift, eagerly waiting for […] Read More

Jehovah Blesses You!

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 Jehovah Blesses You! “And the LORD spoke to Moses, saying: ‘Speak to Aaron and his sons, saying, “This is the way you shall bless the children of Israel. Say to them: ‘The LORD bless you and keep you; The LORD make His face shine upon you, And be gracious to you; The LORD lift up […] Read More
You meet a new colleague and to your surprise you discover she is a Lutheran. You are delighted to find you have this in common. In the course of time, however, after several discussions you realize your colleague does not believe God created the world in six days, as the Bible says. Then, come to […] Read More

Thank God for Your Spouse

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“And the Lord God said, “It is not good that man should be alone; I will make him a helper comparable to him”  (Genesis 2:18). Have you thought of the implications of these words of our God? Adam was living in the Garden of Eden. It was literally a paradise. Everything was perfect. Not just […] Read More