In this episode, Pastor Richard answers a question about negative experiences keeping people from going to church. Apart from the importance of the 3rd Commandment, he hits on the idea that a false view of the church may be the culprit of why people let negative experiences keep them from the Word and Sacraments.

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In this episode, Pastor Richard answers a question regarding church growth. How should and can a church grow? Is it through a church growth attractional model? Is it through bait and switch methods? Or is it something completely different? The answer might surprise you because it is rather simple.

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In this episode, Pastor Richard is asked about blended worship services. If a person finds themselves in a church where a traditional service is removed, should they venture off to a new church or stay?

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How do we know if a sin is worth punishing or something to let slide? Is the Law rigid, or is it really more like a guideline? Tough questions when it seems that the church cares more about you having pre-marital sex than gossiping! But Pastor Richard has a way through moral morass for you.

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How do we recognize the real Jesus? By what he is doing! It’s tempting to look at what we think we must do, but the true Christ is working for you. You don’t need to work for him.

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