Issues at issue in this issue: God's will for my life, a presidential speech, and some cat-itude!
Pulse: Horror Movies
by Rev. Scott Stiegemeyer
What good could come from a horror flick? Can Higher Things really slam CCM and praise horror movies in the same issue? Are we daring to be Lutheran or what?
Holy by Contact
by Dr. Gene Edward Veith
Our God is a consuming fire -- but what does this mean? In this issue Dr. Veith explores the concept of holiness in the book of Leviticus.
The Mind of Christ
by Kathy Luder
Kathy's autistic cousin visits for the weekend and Kathy reflects on broken minds, broken bodies, and our hope in Christ.
MINING THE RICHES: The Wisdom of Donkeys
by Rev. George F. Borghardt III
Yes, God even uses donkeys to proclaim His Word! How much more will He speak through your pastor!
Love Songs for Jesus
by Mollie Ziegler
Mollie reflects on Contemporary Christian Music and its portrayal of God. Do the lyrics of popular CCM songs convey a Biblical viewpoint?
The Liturgy: Something to Treasure
by Lynnette Fredericksen
This Lutheran schoolteacher shares her thoughts on why she treasures this jewel of the Lutheran church: our liturgies.
Life in the Blood
by Rev. Erik Rottmann
Celebrities like Michael J. Fox and Christopher Reeve are examples of prominent supporters of embryonic stem cell research. But is there another way to use stem cells without murdering the unborn?
I Believe that I Cannot Believe
by Rev. Tim Pauls
Can you make a decision for Christ? Or choose to accept Christ as your Savior? Read Rev. Pauls' examination of Luther's explanation of the Third Article of the Creed to find out.
Four Myths of Evolution
by Rev. Michael L. McCoy
Spontaneous generation. The missing link. A million-year-old earth. Is the "theory" of evolution fact or fiction?