Faith in Jesus Christ justifies. Yet that is not all it does. Faith also works through love.
St. Paul’s Letter to the Galatians is a tour de force of certainty for every Christian.
How do I know if I have enough faith? I have known people who think they believe, but they trusted in themselves instead. Can I trust my faith?
As Christians, we do not “grieve as others do who have no hope.” We know that we shall die and live with Jesus.
For Christians who seek to honor God and serve their neighbor by the way they vote, God’s Law is the guide.
The recent Supreme Court decision Bostock v. Clayton County pits the law and force of the federal government against orthodox Christians.
1793. 1918. 2020. Devastating diseases have been a part of the human experience since the fall of human beings into sin.
God works His greatest blessings through crosses.
After a minute or so of this, Todd asked, “Pastor, what do you think was going on?” I said, “When it’s time, it’s time. Todd, it’s time.”
The data are clear: American Christianity is in decline, and every major church body — including the LCMS — is feeling the pinch.