Monthly Archives: September 2011

Support the Cub Scouts, Eat Popcorn

Yes, it’s popcorn sales time again.  You can now order online, and it will be shipped to you.  Or, you can order some for our soldiers serving oversees, and it will be shipped to them automatically.  Either way, you get … Continue reading

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The Joy of Being Lutheran…

Is being able to do things in a Lutheran manner.  Over at First Things, Leroy Huizenga, a former Lutheran and now Roman Catholic, muses on the celebration of the Eucharist.  He says that it was the Romainst teaching on the Eucharist … Continue reading

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The Joy of Suffering

Today we see again that the Word of God is not acceptable, and we have opportunity to pray for those who suffer.  While this is not physical suffering, the devil can make emotional suffering every bit as painful.  And, as … Continue reading

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No greater love…

Duty. Honor. Sacrifice. An untold story of 9-11.  Two pilots were sent to intercept flight 93 before it got to Washington.  They had orders to take the plane down. They had no ammunition.  Read for yourself. HT : Respublica

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Candidate Surplus

In an interview last week on Issues, Etc, The Reverend Herbert Mueller, First Vice-President of the LCMS talked about the “shortage of calls” in the synod.  One of the commenters asked if it was proper to speak of a shortage … Continue reading

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How to Annoy Fandom

Annoying Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, and harry Potter fans at the same time?  Easy. If only there were a way to add Star Trek to it…

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A Sermonic Failure

Last week I prepared my sermon, but there was a structural problem.  (I even put a mark on the paper to indicate “Tie this all together and fix the problem”) By Saturday, i had not fixed the problem.  The Manuscript … Continue reading

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