Speaking Hope to Homosexuals

With so-called "gay marriage" once again in the news, here's and article from the Fall 2010 issue of Higher Things magazine that will give you some wisdom and help in speaking the truth in love [...]

Thank you, Pastor Kind!

Rev. David Kind has stepped down from his position on the Board of Directors of Higher Things and as its Vice-President. The ongoing controversy involving his congregation, University Lutheran [...]

Episode 188: May 25th, 2012

[ download lowfi version ] [ download hifi version ] This week Pr. Borghardt and Jon Kohlmeier are joined by Stan Lemon. Stan talks about how to talk about Sanctification with your Evangelical [...]

The Ascension of Our Lord

Last Thursday, the church celebrated the Ascension of Our Lord. Pastor Kuhlman's Ascension Sermon reminds us where Jesus is now that He has "ascended to the right hand of the Father."

Episode 187: May 18th, 2012

[ download lowfi version ] [ download hifi version ] In Episode 187 of HT-Radio, Pr. Borghardt and Jon Kohlmeier are joined by Aaron Fenker to walk through Psalm 12. Then Pr. Borghardt and Jon [...]

Pentecost-Trinity 4 Reflections Available

Higher Things is pleased to announce the next set of Daily Reflections are now available. Though Christ has ascended, yet He is still with His church, among us by water, Word, body and blood. [...]

Would Somebody PLEASE Do Something About Death?

Rev. Mark Buetow Death. It happens suddenly in a horrible wreck on the highway. It happens slowly over a long battle with cancer. It happens to children in an accident. It happens to someone [...]

Episode 186: May 11th, 2012

[ download lowfi version ] [ download hifi version ] This week, Pastor Borghardt and Jon Kohlmeier were joined by Patrick Sturdivant. They gathered in McHenry for the midnight showing of The [...]

Catechism: Hallowed Be Thy Name

Rev. William M. Cwirla Hallowed. Now there’s a strange word! We don’t use it very much. We may occasionally refer to the “hallowed halls” of some historic old building or the “hallowed ground” [...]

TWELVE: HT for a Day

For the past twelve years, Higher Things has been holding summer conferences for Lutheran youth. This year, with the theme of "Twelve," attendees will learn about the Church and the End Times. We [...]