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Saturday of the Week of Pentecost

Blessed be the Holy Trinity and the Undivided Unity. Let us give glory to Him For He has shown mercy unto us. (Liturgical Text from the Introit for Trinity)  [ read more ]

In Reflections // May 13, 2015

Episode 322: What Can I do in Church - Rev. George Borghardt, Sandra Ostapowich & Erica Beyreis

This week on HT-Radio, Pastor Borghardt is joined by Sandra Ostapowich and Erica Beyreis to talk about what you can do as laymen in the church and they talk about youth ministry.
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In Radio Show // May 29, 2015

The Spirit Converts Us

"I believe that I cannot believe." It is the Holy Spirit that converts us and creates faith. Not we converting ourselves.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // May 28, 2015

The Fine China of Creation

Indeed, even when women are called the "weaker vessel," this isn't meant to indicate a deficit, instead the phrase expresses that you are the fine china of creation.  [ read more ]

In Articles // May 29, 2015

Don't Repay Evil with Evil

Don't repay evil with evil. Christ as taken on all the evil from all time. Our evil and our neighbor's evil.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // May 27, 2015

HT Video Catechism - Ep. 42: The Sacrament of the Altar, Part 2

Pastor Buetow teaches on the Words of Institution. How can Jesus' give us His body and blood to eat and drink? Because that's what His Words say!  [ read more ]

In Catechism // May 27, 2015

Confessions About Confession, Part Two

In my mind, I really only transgressed the Law on a handful of discrete points. The evangelical subculture in which I was raised only stigmatized certain sins and consequently only fetishized certain virtues. I'd been conditioned to know I was accountable for all the Law, but only because I hadn't kept it perfectly on a couple of points. Some sins didn't need forgiving because I hadn't committed them.  [ read more ]

In Articles // May 27, 2015

WIN - Ep. 4: Psalms, Psalms Everywhere

The Psalms are everywhere in our worship. They are the prayers and praises of the Old Testament saints of God.  [ read more ]

In Worship In A Nutshell // May 26, 2015

Making Peace Within Our Church

"Peace I leave with you, My Peace I give to you." In this live we're going to have misunderstandings and disagreements in the church. But never can we stop trying to make peace with each other.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // May 26, 2015

Memorial Day and The Freedom to Preach Christ

Today we celebrate Memorial Day in the United States. Memorial Day is important for Lutherans because it gives us the freedom to preach Christ in this Country.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // May 25, 2015

Let Christ Do the Job, Stanley Spencer "Christ Carrying the Cross"

Another Stanley Spencer painting "Christ Carrying the Cross" echoes El Greco's famous illustration by the same title, but with more narration as it shows Christ willfully, almost cheerfully carrying the cross through Spencer's hometown of Cookham in place of Jerusalem as the people absent mindedly follow Christ by going about their own business of carrying their crosses of vocation.  [ read more ]

In Articles // May 24, 2015

Pentecost and the Spirit

Pentecost and the Spirit are all about delivering the gifts of Christ to you.  [ read more ]

In Video Shorts // May 24, 2015