[youtube]Q6mad6I9tTw[/youtube] You know that chapter in the book of Genesis where Jacob is wrestling with God? Usually we read that passage in such a way that Jacob basically overcomes God and forces God to give him a blessing. But the Hebrew isn’t quite that clear. There might actually be another way to understand that passage […]

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Dear WE: This may be a difficult question to answer, but I feel it is worthwhile to discuss. When exactly in the history of the Church did the original church founded by the apostles start to transition into the Roman Catholic Church, that is, a church in which all members must submit to the Bishop […]

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[youtube]DD5fVevR5S0[/youtube] Jesus begins preaching in today’s text and his audience is shocked and alarmed, and not in a good way! This week on Greek Tuesday, Pastor Fisk goes through Mark 1:21-28 where Jesus begins to assert his authority, but not in the way our flesh expects or wants. No, he has a different way of […]

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[youtube]7IbZK6V9I64[/youtube] We continue our series here on WEtv – Heroes of the Simul. If learning about Samson the last two weeks made you depressed because of his failures, then the pure Gospel of Ruth will refresh and renew you. Not because Ruth did everything right, but because of how God worked to put in to […]

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So in the Bible there appear to be women leaders – prophets, judges, you know, stuff like that. And then in Acts 2:17 it says that your sons and daughters will prophesy. So what does this all mean, and what are the implications for women being pastors today? How are we to understand these passages […]

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[youtube]bSXs54msPQc[/youtube] How many times have you heard that you are supposed to be a “fisher of men”? A lot, probably. But what if that verse isn’t directed at you? What if it was for another audience? As we wrap up Mark’s introduction in Mark 1:14-20, Mark makes it clear that seeing is NOT believing, but […]

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[youtube]SRA40cr7Cn8[/youtube] We continue our series here on WEtv – Heroes of the Simul with part 2 on Samson, the perfect anti-type of Christ – an example of how NOT to be. And yet in this most depraved of all the Judges, God is still working His will for Israel and the world. Download the handout […]

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Dear WE: I realize that this is a strange question, but I have always been curious. What would happen if you were to walk up to a group of unbelievers, saying you baptize them “in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, and then splashed a bucket of […]

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[youtube]qpWlBkm6SHo[/youtube] Have you ever felt that your sin is so bad that God could never forgive you? Well, this episode is for you! And all the rest of us who haven’t felt that way probably haven’t really examined how sinful we are. But fear not! The Gospel always has the last word here on WEtv, […]

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  By: Rev. Jeffrey E. Ries This past Sunday, January 11th, was the 1st Sunday after the Epiphany. While some will have heard the story of the boy Jesus in the temple from Luke Chapter 2. Many will have heard the account of The Baptism of Our Lord in the Jordan River by John the […]

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