The Confession of St. Peter

When we remember that Jesus is the Christ, we remember not only His glory but also his pain-filled sacrifice on our behalf.

Wednesday of the Second Week after the Epiphany

If I doubt my importance to God, I remember that His Son came, suffered, died, and rose “that I may be His own.”

Final Appeal – Gospeled Boldly #74

And you thought the American legal system moved slowly! In this episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about Paul’s appearances in the courts of governors Felix and Festus. Both of whom [...]

Tuesday of the Second Week after the Epiphany

Christ willingly did everything needed to love His Bride and save her from sin, death, and devil.

Hitting the Dirt – The Transfiguration

HT Meditation – Transfiguration They hit the dirt. All of them. Peter, James, and John had been invited to the mountaintop to see Jesus transfigured, to hear Him talking with Moses and Elijah. It [...]

Monday of the Second Week after the Epiphany

The Lord’s goodness and His glory are both revealed to us in the life, works, suffering, and death of the Christ.

The Second Sunday after the Epiphany

God's truly “good wine” is the blood of the Bridegroom shed for our forgiveness and poured out in the Sacrament.

The Divine Service: Benediction

The scorching heat and sand of the desert wasteland became more bearable than staying with Sarai, her mistress, whom she fled. As she found respite in a spring of water, the Lord found her. And [...]

Saturday of the First Week after the Epiphany

Rather than dreading our awesome God, we join the psalmist in celebrating who He is and what He does.

Citizen Paul – Gospeled Boldly #73

Dear, have something to eat before you kill that heretic! In this episode, Pastor Eric Brown and Thomas Lemke read about Paul’s captivity in Jerusalem, under the protection of an abashed tribune. [...]