LT Posts

LT Posts and Resources

Administration
The Importance of the Administration

Church and Culture
Online Churches, Robot Priests: Contemporary Technology and the ChurchCanadian Lutheran 200304 (Archived)

Cultural Exegesis
Canada Today: Understanding the Times – Canadian Lutheran (200218)

Discipleship
How many Protestant churchgoers actually read the Bible regularly? – Lifeway Research (190702)
The Necessity of the Bible…to Christian growth
Hearts Pried Open by the Ten Commandments – Pr. Bryan Wolfmueller…A useful reflection in preparation for Lent and confession (Archived)

Lectionary Summaries
Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany A
The Transfiguration of Our Lord A
First Sunday in Lent A
Second Sunday in Lent A
Third Sunday in Lent A

Lent
Hearts Pried Open by the Ten Commandments – Pr. Bryan Wolfmueller…A useful reflection in preparation for Lent and confession (Archived)
Why Observe the Season of Lent? – Dr. Jordan Cooper (Archived)

Pastoral Care
Do you believe God loves you?

Pastoral Office
The Requirements for the Pastoral Office, Part 1: The Scriptural Roots of the Office – Dr. Thomas Winger, 5/13/16 – Issues Etc – Archive
The Requirements for the Pastoral Office, Part 2: The Pastoral Epistles – Dr. Thomas Winger, 5/25/16 – Issues Etc – Archive
The Requirements for the Pastoral Office, Part 3: The Ordination of Women – Dr. Thomas Winger, 5/27/16 – Issues Etc – Archive

Preaching
What is preaching?

Sermons
† Genesis 12:1-9 – “Promise-keeping
† Deuteronomy 30:15-20 – “The Road Before Us
† Psalm 95:1-9 – “The Rock
† Matthew 4:1-11 – “Facing Life’s Temptations
† Matthew 5:1-12 – “Blessed are you right now!
† Matthew 5:13-16 – “Blessed to Salt and Light the World
† Matthew 17:1-9 – “Good to be Here
† John 9:1-7 – “The Light in this present darkness”
† John 11:1-16 – “Let us go…
† John 12:20-26 – “Strange times…

Witnessing
Do you believe God loves you?
The Apostles’ Creed in Witnessing – Pr. Todd Kollbaum, 8/27/14 – Issues Etc (Archived)
Witnessing Christ, Part 1: Where Christ Speaks and Works – Pr. John Wollenburg Sias, 1/9/14 – Issues Etc (Archived)
Witnessing Christ, Part 2: Law and Gospel – Pr. John Wollenburg Sias, 1/15/14 – Issues Etc (Archived)
Witnessing Christ, Part 3: Justification and the Means of Grace – Pr. John Wollenburg Sias, 1/16/14 – Issues Etc (Archived)
Witnessing Christ, Part 4: Words and Life – Dr. John Sias, 1/23/14 – Issues Etc (Archived)
Witnessing Christ, Part 5: On the Front Lines – Dr. John Sias, 1/28/14 – Issues Etc (Archived)
† Book: 5 Things You Can Do to Witness Christ, by Dr. John Sias, Concordia Publishing (2013)

Worship
What is worship?
† LCC/LCMS Collects for Worship
Lectionary (LCMS) – listed by Scripture reading