The Divine Service: The Gospel of Leviticus

Seven miles they walked with Him. And, in that journey, the incarnate Word of God opened their eyes to the One of whom the Law and the prophets spoke. The Key of David unlocked the Scriptures and [...]

In The Midst of Death We Live

“Your mother was in an accident, and is at the hospital in critical condition.”  Those were words I never expected to hear. Yet, at noon on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017, that’s exactly what my [...]

Do Your Duty – Gospeled Boldly #94

And don’t be a Nabal about it. In this Episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about the King of Israel’s continued pursuit of David. Saul goes to take care of business in a cave, [...]

Get Gone God! A Meditation on Luke 5

“Depart from me, for I am a sinful man, O Lord” – Luke 5:8 Simon Peter may have been a sinful man, but he was no fool. When there was the amazing catch of fish, he knew this wasn’t [...]

Exploring the ‘Sanctified’ Conference Hymn- Part 2

Days and months and years unfolding clearly showed what sin had wrought: fallen Adam’s children learning lessons fallen parents taught. All these sacrificial offerings crested as a crimson [...]

He’s No Outlaw – Gospeled Boldly #93

Not all that glitters is gold, and not all those on the lam are guilty. In this episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about Saul’s kill order against the town of Nob, and the priests [...]

Exploring the ‘Sanctified’ Conference Hymn – Part 1

Much to the delight of many youth across the country, the Higher Things conference season is fast approaching. This is always an exciting time for church youth groups who have been fundraising [...]

What’s Your God Like? – A Meditation for Trinity 4

“Be Merciful, even as your Father is merciful” – Luke 6:36 So what is God like? If someone asks you what God is like, what do you say? You might say mighty or powerful or omnipotent (if you [...]

29: Law, Gospel, and the Mission of God with Ingemar Oberg

Pr. Riley and Pr. Gillespie dive into a conversation about Luther, Law & Gospel, and how the church goes about its mission