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Biting the Hand that Feeds You

Many years ago, there was a district with an unfaithful District President. He also had the misfortune to be wildly unpopular in the district. For the first time in many years, it looked as if the district could elect a … Continue reading

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Sermon for Pentecost

A few typos, but you get the gist. The coming of the Holy Spirit is a good thing, and we give thanks to God for all his many gifts.  My favorite line (and it’s a tribute to an obscure line … Continue reading

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Hello again

A friend recently asked what my plans are, now that Catechetics has been published. I had already started working on it while I was waiting for the final part of the publishing process to wind down. Now that it’s summer, … Continue reading

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Gifts for the seminary graduate

The perfect gift – A beautiful copy of Luther’s Sacristy prayer. You can print and frame (8*10) this PDF. Luther’s Sacristy Prayer Decorated If you prefer to use a different prayer, a different translation, or just want a different font, … Continue reading

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Open Letter Re: COP & Unity

The Council of Presidents recently adopted a resolution stating that they are united in Christ – Wonderful news if it were true! A few thoughts, which I shared with other pastors in my locality.

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Open Letter Re: CTCR

The following is a letter I sent to the pastors of my circuit. I share it here, because I believe the CTCR has once again attempted violence against the Word of God. It seems to me, that’s not a time … Continue reading

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Making Choices Early

Owing to a lack of vacancies, and a very small district, I don’t have any newly-minted pastors to welcome to my own district this year. But that doesn’t mean that call day doesn’t make me think back to the early … Continue reading

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