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Year/Month: 2020/03


Written by Lutheran Spokesman | March, 2020
Post Categories: The 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 Mar 2 TLH 411 Ruth 1 Ruth wasn’t simply attached to her mother-in-law. She had come to faith in the God of Israel and was determined to remain among others who believed in Him.… Read More »Month Archive Read More

Will You Accept the Gift of Lent?

Written by Michael Roehl | March, 2020
Post Categories: Lead Story,Lent,
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COVER STORY – Lent I’ve never found myself in a situation where I felt I needed to refuse a gift. Some obviously have. No honorable woman would ever, for example, accept a diamond ring while refusing a marriage proposal (as much as she might like to). Others may have found it necessary to refuse gifts… Read More »Month Archive Read More

“Were You There?”

Written by Nathan Pfeiffer | March, 2020
Post Categories: Devotions,Good Friday,
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DEVOTION – GOOD FRIDAY Lent and Holy Week have some very powerful and moving hymns that cause us to pause and contemplate our Savior’s passion. A few hymns that come to mind are, “Go to Dark Gethsemane,” “Stricken, Smitten, and Afflicted,” “O Sacred Head Now Wounded,” and one that captured my imagination as a child,… Read More »Month Archive Read More

TLH 146, LSB 434 “Lamb of God, Pure and Holy”

Written by John Klatt | March, 2020
Post Categories: A Hymn Of Glory Let Us Sing,
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A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING In His instruction on prayer in the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus warns against the use of “vain repetitions,” or “babbling.” That’s the way of those who don’t know the true God, He says. They think that their god will hear and answer them if only they keep… Read More »Month Archive Read More

The Dwelling Place

Written by Mark Weis | March, 2020
Post Categories: Gems from the Old Testament,Old Testaments,
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GEMS FROM THE OLD TESTAMENT “Lord, You have been our dwelling place in all generations.” (Psalm 90:1) Moses likely wrote Psalm 90 near the end of his life. As an old man, Moses did what old men do: he reflected. He reflected on his own life. He reflected on the sad history of the Israelites.… Read More »Month Archive Read More

Tempted by God?

Written by Robert Sauers | March, 2020
Post Categories: New Testaments,Studies in the New Testament,
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STUDIES IN THE NEW TESTAMENT “Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him. Let no one say when he is tempted, ‘I am being tempted by God,’ for God cannot be… Read More »Month Archive Read More

The Unscriptural “Solution”

Written by David Lau | March, 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 2020 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 »Month Archive Read More

Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church Sleepy Eye, Minnesota

Written by Nathanael Mayhew | March, 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 “In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of His grace.” (Ephesians 1:7) Sleepy Eye is a town of 3,600 people in a rural farming community where there are… Read More »Month Archive Read More

The Greatest Need

Written by Joseph Lau | March, 2020
Post Categories: Best Job Ever,
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BEST. JOB. EVER! Are you a young person pondering a career? Have you considered becoming a pastor or a Christian day school teacher? This twelve-part series is meant to coincide with the work of the President’s Committee on Partners in the Public Ministry (CPPM). Its aim is to help you think more deeply about the… Read More »Month Archive Read More

Mikkela Janay Hammond

Written by Lutheran Spokesman | March, 2020
Post Categories: In The Pipeline,
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IN THE PIPELINE This series profiles the men and women who are in their final year of preparation for the public teaching or preaching ministry at our Immanuel Lutheran College and Seminary in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Mikkela Janay Hammond Age: 21 Program: Education Year in School: Senior Where were you born? Eau Claire, Wisconsin Where… Read More »Month Archive Read More

Immanuel’s Resident Assistants

Written by Gus Falkenberg | March, 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. Paul wrote to the Corinthians that “There are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. There are differences of ministries, but the same Lord. And there are diversities… Read More »Month Archive Read More

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