Closer Than A Brother – Gospeled Boldly #90

Or a brother-in-law, for that matter. In this episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about the storied friendship of David and Jonathan. But all is not well with Saul, and when he [...]

Lectionary Meditation – Trinity 1

“If they do not hear Moses and the Prophets, neither will they be convinced if someone should rise from the dead.” The story of Lazarus and the Rich Man is one of the most vivid ones we have in [...]

27: Water, Command, Promise with Albrecht Peters

Pr. Riley and Pr. Gillespie double dip into Albrecht Peters' commentary on Martin Luther's Small Catechism, Baptism and Lord's Supper. This week it's all about Baptism!  

Higher Things Magazine for Spring 2018 – Now Available!

Vocation, vocation, vocation! We can’t emphasize it enough! Our callings and relationships are gifts from God, which you’ll discover in our topical spring issue of Higher Things Magazine. [...]

Trinity Sunday Lectionary Meditation

“And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of Man be lifted up, that whoever believes in Him may have eternal life.” The children of Israel had been grumbling. They [...]

26: A Confrontation at The Lord’s Table

Pr. Riley and Pr. Gillespie dive back into Albrecht Peters' commentary on Martin Luther's Small Catechism. This week, they read “Baptism and the Lord’s Supper“ and go deep into Luther’s theology [...]

David and Goliath – Gospeled Boldly #89

It’s doesn’t exactly look like the matchup of the century, but it sure goes down in history. In this episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about the fated fight between the giant and [...]

Pentecost Lectionary Meditation

“Let not your hearts be troubled” – John 14:27 The day of Pentecost is often seen as the Holy Spirit’s big day – and we can want to focus on the lights and flames, the different [...]

A Secret Chord – Gospeled Boldly #88

Apparently the devil doesn’t get all the good music—he doesn’t even like it! In this episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about young David’s anointing as future king, and his [...]

Ascension Lectionary Meditation

“and that repentance and forgiveness of sins should be proclaimed in His name to all nations…” – Luke 27:47 That’s it? All the stuff that happens in Jesus’ life, indeed [...]