What A Hack – Gospeled Boldly #87

All means all, Saul. In this episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about Saul’s, er… incomplete… conquest of the Amalekites. Samuel shows up to set the record straight, and make sure [...]

24: “Sanctification Based On Justification” with Albrecht Peters

Pr. Riley and Pr. Gillespie return to the excellent series from Albrecht Peters, this time delving deep into the Third Article of the Creed and the perennially hot topic: sanctification. 

Faith alone and James 2

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Sweet Action – Gospeled Boldly #86

Jonathan saves the day! In this episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about how the son of Saul tees up a victory for the Israelites, and how Saul’s ham-fisted leadership of the [...]

The Divine Service: Amen

If you want to read about the good news of Jesus’ work for you, where do you turn? Your first thought may be to open to one of the Gospel accounts. Maybe you page to one of Paul’s epistles. In [...]

Count Your Blessings – Gospeled Boldly #85

Saul goes to war. In this episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about the continued strife between the Israelites and the Philistines. Only now, the Israelites have a king—but is that [...]

Easter 4 Lectionary Meditation

“So also you have sorrow now, but I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you” What are you going to look at? What are you going to pay attention [...]

Easter 3 Lectionary Meditation

“And I have other sheep that are not of this fold. I must bring them also, and they will listen to my voice. So there will be one flock, one shepherd.” Think for a moment how upsetting these [...]

“The One who alone is the selfless man…” with Albrecht Peters

Text: Albrecht Peters, Commentary on Luther’s Catechisms: Ten Commandments, p.83ff Show Notes: Stephen R Lawhead, Avalon: The Return of King Arthur The Evil Dead The Ten Commandments The [...]

Metaphors, Grammar, and Scripture, Oh My!

  As long as I can remember, I have always loved reading good books. Ironically though, when I was in junior high and high school, whenever grammar, sentence structure, and verb tenses came [...]