Judica – The Fifth Sunday in Lent

by The Rev. Mark Buetow Why did these men want to kill Jesus? What did Jesus ever do to them? Jesus healed the sick. He made the blind to see and the deaf to hear and the lame to walk. He cast [...]

Episode 30: March 27, 2009

In Episode 30 of Higher Things Radio you’ll learn that Laetare is Latin for “Yee-haw!” At least, it is when spoken by a Texan! Pastor Borghardt skips over his monologue and goes [...]

Episode 29: March 20, 2009

[ download lowfi version ] [ download hifi version ] Pr. Borghardt begins with a monologue on Oculi and then is joined by Sandra Ostapowich to discuss the topic of Homosexuality.

Four New Christ on Campus Chapters

We are pleased to announce that we have recently added four new Christ on Campus Chapters, bringing the Christ on Campus Chapter network to thirty-six.

Episode 28: March 13, 2009

[ download lowfi version ] [ download hifi version ] In the 28th episode of Higher Things Radio Pastor Borghardt opens with a monologue, discussing Reminiscere Sunday – that would be the [...]

Campus Chapter Highlighted in Lutheran Witness

It's always wonderful to see one of our Christ on Campus Chapters highlighted, especially one that we at Higher Things have sought to help and encourage.

On Glory, Suffering, and the Cross

by Rev. Eric Andrae The following sermon was preached at a Compline Service on the campus at Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA by Rev. Eric Andrae. Rev. Eric Andrae is the campus [...]

Jesus of the Scars

by Edward Shillito The following poem was written by Edward Shillito soon after World War I. He found comfort in the fact that Jesus was able to show his disciples the scars of his crucifixion. [...]

The Second Sunday in Lent

by The Rev. Mark Buetow “O woman, great is your faith! May it be done for you as you desire.” The Canaanite woman had great faith. Do you? Is your faith great? Is it the kind that moves [...]

Christ on Campus Conference in CA!

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the Seventh Annual Christ on Campus Conference to be held this coming June 9-11, 2009 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Palo Alto, CA [...]