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Year/Month: 2022/04

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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Financial Aid Applications. Immanuel Lutheran High School, College, and Seminary has a financial aid program that helps students to attend by assisting with loans, multi-student grants, individual student grants, scholarships, and work study. All students are encouraged to submit an application, especially since this year the application includes the possibility of a High School tuition… Read More »ANNOUNCEMENTS Read More

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Written by Lutheran Spokesman | April, 2022
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West Central Delegate Conference St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Lakewood, Colorado May 24-26, 2022 Agenda: • Is It a Sin to Disobey Illegal Laws, Guidelines, Regulations, Etc.?—Mr. Loren Hansen“Blessed”—Does It Refer to a Preceding Action or Subsequent Action or Both, and How to Tell the Difference—Pastor James Naumann • The Athanasian Creed: Is the Unexplained Use… Read More »ANNOUNCEMENTS Read More

SEEN IN PASSING

Written by Lutheran Spokesman | April, 2022
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Items of interest from various sources of religious news and opinion, in print and on the web. Christian Leader Murdered in Liberia. “William Richard Tolbert III, a Baptist pastor and the youngest son of a former president of Liberia, William Richard Tolbert Jr., was murdered in his apartment on November 1. The elder Tolbert was… Read More »SEEN IN PASSING Read More

Missionary Travel Opportunities Opening Up

Written by Robert Sauers | April, 2022
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Every other month our CLC Board of Missions updates us with recent news from various mission fields. With COVID restrictions slowly being lifted, opportunities for international travel are again opening up. This allowed Missionary Todd Ohlmann to visit Tanzania in December 2021. He accompanied Ted Quade, who serves as the Christian School Instruction Supervisor, on… Read More »Missionary Travel Opportunities Opening Up Read More

BREAD OF LIFE READINGS APRIL 2022

Written by Lutheran Spokesman | April, 2022
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TLH = The Lutheran Hymnal, 1941; WS = Worship Supplement 2000; LSB = Lutheran Service Book, 2006 Date Hymns Reading Comments April 1 TLH 339 Psalm 2 Jesus Christ is God’s Anointed One, Whom no earthly power can overcome. He is the very Son of God, and King overall. “Blessed are all who take refuge… Read More »BREAD OF LIFE READINGS APRIL 2022 Read More

A New Appreciation for Life

Written by Michael Eichstadt | April, 2022
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FROM THE DESK OF THE PRESIDENT Sometimes life seems routine and lackluster, like watching black and white reruns of an old TV series. Would you like renewed appreciation and enthusiasm for this time of grace? Then realize what a gift it is. A COVID patient walking out of the hospital after months in an ICU… Read More »A New Appreciation for Life Read More

Breaking Bad Habits Does Not Make You a Christian

Written by Timothy Daub | April, 2022
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Breaking Bad Habits Does Not Make You a Christian “T hesis XVI—In twelfth place, the Word of God is not rightly divided when the preacher tries to make people believe that they are truly converted as soon as they have become rid of certain vices and engage in certain works of piety and virtuous practices.”… Read More »Breaking Bad Habits Does Not Make You a Christian Read More

Saint John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church Okabena, Minnesota

Written by James Albrecht | April, 2022
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What’s New With YOU? Updates from congregations around the Church of the Lutheran Confession “Unless the Lord builds the house, they labor in vain who build it; Unless the Lord guards the city, The watchman stays awake in vain.” (Psalm 127:1) In one sense, there’s nothing new in Okabena. The same Lord Who was faithful… Read More »Saint John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church Okabena, Minnesota Read More

Lutheran Liturgical Reform, Part 2

Written by Craig Owings | April, 2022
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Ever wonder why we Lutherans use the form of worship we do? In this series we examine the depth and meaning of the various elements of our worship service, beginning with the history of Christian worship itself. Liturgy between Reformation and Now Liturgical changes between the Reformation and today were often due to national differences… Read More »Lutheran Liturgical Reform, Part 2 Read More

Christian Prayer Works

Written by Chad Seybt | April, 2022
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“Confess your trespasses to one another, and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much. Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain; and it did not rain on the land for three years… Read More »Christian Prayer Works Read More

The Crimson Worm

Written by Mark Weis | April, 2022
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“But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men and despised by the people.” (Psalm 22:6) Psalm 22 is a messianic psalm, that is, a psalm which speaks prophetically of the Messiah. Written nearly a thousand years before the birth of Christ, this psalm vividly describes His death on the cross: the… Read More »The Crimson Worm Read More

The Knowledge of God

Written by Wayne Eichstadt | April, 2022
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This series offers an overview of the chief teachings of the Christian church. It takes hard work to become an atheist. Truly denying the existence of any god takes work because it is not what comes naturally. God has placed many witnesses into the world to testify that He exists. Look to the heavens and… Read More »The Knowledge of God Read More

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