Rev. Harold Senkbeil aptly titled a book that way. In his book, he answered the question this way: God is where His Word and Sacrament are.[i] But what does church membership mean if we aren’t looking for God? It means we are looking for something other than the main thing. Don’t be surprised at this, for as Paul prophesies, For the time is coming … [Read more...] about Where in the World is God?
Question: I know that the Holy Spirit brought me to faith in Christ, but what does the Holy Spirit do after that? What role does the Holy Spirit play in the believer’s daily life? Answer: The same Holy Spirit who breathed physical life into the first human beings at creation breathes spiritual life into God’s chosen people today. God has saved … [Read more...] about Pastor, I Have a Question July-August 2022
At the 104th annual convention of our Evangelical Lutheran Synod, we adopted a five-year strategic plan under the theme Tell of Jesus and His Love. It is drawn from this passage in the Gospel of Mark: [Jesus said to the man formerly demon possessed and whose demons entered a herd of 2,000 pigs that stampeded over a cliff into the sea:] “Go home to … [Read more...] about Tell of Jesus and His Love