What to do when serving one neighbor conflicts with serving another? I know from experience that a business competitor, “Joe,” tends to cheat customers. I have been asked to bid on the same job as Joe. I also know what Joe tends to bid and could easily underbid him. On one hand, I could underbid […]

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Our new pastor and his wife are planning a “Halloween” party. I am sorry but this has shaken me to my core. I have spoken with two other area LCMS pastors and they say this would not happen in their church. I am compelled to transfer my membership. I have spoken to our pastor, who […]

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[youtube]-Nh3-7bTNT0[/youtube] Worldview Everlasting AskdaPastor2.0 takes on two questions about the Lord’s Supper and lets you in on the insanity of a cross country move.

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A while back someone was unsure if he should receive communion from an episcopal pastor. You said he was right to not take it without knowing how the pastor believed. The Apology of the Augsburg Confession, in Articles 7 & 8:3 says, “Nether do the sacraments lose their efficacy when they are administered by the […]

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I once heard that the question “What would happen to you if you were to die tonight?” being described as an un-Lutheran question. I don’t quite understand why this would be. Could you possibly elaborate? Thanks! -J J, There’s a couple of problems with asking someone out of the blue “What would happen if you […]

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Due to madness of preparing to move my family cross country, I’m afraid that Greek Tuesday will have to be on hiatus until the end of the current Church year (perk up! that’s only 11/27, the first Sunday in Advent!) I plan to continue Friday’s new episodes of AskdaPastor2.0 as often as possible in the […]

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I have a LCMS Christian friend who helped found a paranormal research club. With Halloween approaching, activity on her & her friends’ Facebook pages is getting more active including excitement of staying in a hotel claiming to be one of the five most haunted in the world, esp. the room they will be staying in. […]

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I recently moved to a small town in northern Wisconsin. Unfortunately, the available options of (Confessional) Lutheran churches are particularly limited. The only Confessional Church in the city is Wisconsin Synod, however there is an LCMS Church about 20 miles away. I know that the LCMS is not in fellowship with the Wisconsin synod, but […]

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Dear WE Team, I am trying to understand the true nature of saving faith .. I come from a decision theology background so i have always understood it to be intellectual ..What does one have to understand before they have true faith ? Is faith intellectual at all ? thank you -A A, I too […]

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[youtube]t5584lmAQUU[/youtube] Worldview Everlasting AskdaPastor2.0 takes on the one of the great chimeras of our day. Zerbst Used for a Price: http://www.amazon.com/office-woman-church-practical-theology/dp/B0007DUN1Q/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1319198434&sr=8-1 Grudem’s Magnum Opus: http://www.amazon.com/Evangelical-Feminism-Biblical-Truth-Questions/dp/157673840X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1319198467&sr=1-1 Matt Harrison (Already Out of Print?): http://www.amazon.com/Women-Pastors-Ordination-Perspective-Collection/dp/075860615X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1319198500&sr=1-1 http://www.cph.org/p-680-women-pastors-2nd-edition.aspx Lex Credendi: http://media.ctsfw.edu/3040

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