What does it mean for a person to be baptized into Christ, and how is such a thing possible? In Baptism, God’s grace to us overflows as He unites us with Christ’s Passion to give us restoration, purpose, and hope.
Dec 24, 2017“Angels We Have Heard on High: The Angels Appear to the Shepherds”
Dec 24, 2017
“Angels We Have Heard on High: The Angels Appear to the Shepherds”
In our materialistic, busy culture it can be easy to take the act of giving thanks for granted. But thanksgiving is a gift in more ways than one when we remember who the Giver is and to Whom our thanks is directed.
Oct 22, 2017Being Lutheran: Cherishing the New & the Ordinary
Rather than growing complacent, remembering the blessings of the past and the power of God’s Word (written, oral, and incarnate) gives us the confidence needed to live out our heritage as heralds of the Gospel.
The Reign of God is paradoxically established not through outward strength, but in seeming weakness. When we recognize God’s grace comes to us even in our weakness, we can marvel at the mercy of our God.