Episode 64: U is for Uncomfortable

This week the fantastic four discuss what happens when we encounter fake theology on social media. How do we decide what is true, good theology? The internet is full of different teachings, [...]

Call the wambulance – The Largely Catechized Life #29

I love reading about Luther complain. He whines about the exact same things we do. This is great news.

Concord #8: New Obedience

“Faith apart from works is dead,” writes St. James (James 2:26b ESV). But we confess that we are saved by faith alone, apart from works. Doesn’t the addition of works cancel faith? Or maybe [...]

If You are the Son of God – A Meditation on Matthew 4:6

Satan knows perfectly well who Jesus is. He's not approaching Jesus trying to figure out who or what He is. Satan is operating with a flawed view of what it means to be God.

Does College Make It Too Challenging to Be Lutheran?

College campuses and Christianity are not two words I would put together very often. With our society increasingly moving towards ‘post-truth’ where no one can state objective truths, Christians [...]

With great power comes great responsibility – The Largely Catechized Life #28

Parents, listen up. God gives you incredible authority. He has promised to work through you. This isn’t so you can serve yourself. You can serve the people God gives you better than anyone else. [...]

Concord #7: Ministry

Justification is getting lined back up again, like this paragraph is “left justified” because the words are lined up straight on the left side. Justification is how we get pointed back toward [...]

Concord #6: Justification

Justification is getting lined back up again, like this paragraph is “left justified” because the words are lined up straight on the left side. Justification is how we get pointed back toward [...]