Upgraded Forum Software

Higher Things upgraded their forum software today. You’ll notice for the most part that everything stayed in tact, and that most of the features you’ve grown accustom to are still [...]

Upgraded Forum Software

Higher Things upgraded their forum software today. You’ll notice for the most part that everything stayed in tact, and that most of the features you’ve grown accustom to are still [...]

myHT Technical Difficulties

Greetings, some of you over Memorial Day weekend may have experienced technical difficulties with Higher Things new gateway, myHT. We are deeply sorry for any lapse in service you may have [...]

Diary of an American Idol Junkie

by Kim Grams The week before the finale: When I go to church, I'm there for the Word and Sacraments. I don't expect to be entertained by a rock band at the altar or something resembling [...]

Encouraging Your Choir…Dare to be Lutheran

by The Rev. Kantor Richard Resch Unfortunately, in Christendom the church choir is often seen as a democracy, but for Lutherans - this cannot be! And if this is not understood by all up front, a [...]

Higher Movies: Shrek the Third: Vocation, Vocation, Vocation

by Nathan Fischer More fairy tale figures abound in the third Shrek installment, which hit theaters May 18. This time, everybody’s favorite green ogre is on another journey, and trouble just [...]

myHT is HERE!

myHT is here!  Come and browse the new “landing page” through which you may enter and enjoy the Lutheran internet community of Higher Things.  Regular columns are there for your enjoyment, as [...]

A Little Pentecost

by Rev. Brent Kuhlman Peter's been preaching his Pentecost sermon. You hear the word "Pentecost" and you think Holy Spirit and all His gifts, don't you? That's right. The disciples are given [...]

The Bachelor

by The Rev. Rich Heinz It began with my ill wife dozing on the sofa on Easter Monday evening. I was in another chair. She had the remote. We had watched “Dancing with the Stars,” and now no one [...]

It Didn’t Affect Me…Or Did It?

by Kelsey Fischer I can honestly say that I never thought such tragedy could happen in this world as the one yesterday. Then I realized what a sheltered world I live in. But it wasn't from a [...]