Dear WE: In 1 Corinthians chapter one, Paul tells us that the cross is the power of God and the wisdom of God. Then in chapter two, he says that if the rulers of the world had understood the wisdom of God that they would not have crucified the Lord. How do we reconcile these […]

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[youtube]iorxDY2z9Hc[/youtube] A short publication of two retractions regarding some factual errors in the recent video on Forde’s work “On Being a Theologian of the Cross” and the history of Dr. Luther’s Heidelberg Disputation. Thank you Dr. Kilcrease and Pastor Preus for your on the ball clarifications! Watch the original video here: http://youtu.be/zrdi0WIvcls Questions about the […]

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In this episode, we call a thing what it is. Which means that Gerhard Forde may have some issues, but his book, “On Being A Theologian Of The Cross” totally rocks. And Pastor Fisk tells you why. Have you wondered about a theology of glory vs. a theology of the cross? What about the third use of the law and substitutionary atonement? Pietism? Legalism? This episode has it all, as well as the Gospel clearly preached as Pastor Fisk points to Christ and him crucified. All in all, a good way to spend fifteen minutes on a Friday!

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By: Pr. Matt Richard Many Christians regard Lutherans as being very one-sided or narrow in their theology. The accusation is that we Lutherans shrink the church year together into Good Friday. In other words, Lutherans are often blamed for making every day Good Friday, while ignoring the other major themes of the church year. We […]

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[youtube]hDyllsjDJTU[/youtube] Two texts for the price of one today!! Pastor Fisk takes on the entire 2nd chapter of 1 Peter, covering the lectionary texts for this Sunday and next all in one fell swoop! Of course, since context is king, such a move was necessary to make sense of the lectionary reading for this week […]

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