‘The Sinners Prayer’ is not the Gospel.

Today’s sermon review is from Sermon Audio and can be found here. You can download the PDF here. The title of this sermon is: ‘Don’t Put It Off!’By Denis LyleLurgan Baptist Church Bible Text: Acts 24:24-27 “22 But Felix, having more exact knowledge concerning the Way, deferred them, saying, “When Lysias, the commanding officer, comes down, I will …

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When it seems Heaven has Locked you out; is the Word Sufficient?

In these trying times many churches have closed their doors weeks ago. They would send out an email or Facebook post saying words of comfort yet their actions say panic. Once fully fed sheep would be left without Holy Absolution, Eucharist, Baptism, and Word. They would have to supplement at home with little help from …

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Plagues are signs of Eternal Anger to Point us to Christ

Plagues are signs. Signs of wrath. Signs of anger. Yet for one purpose, that is to bring everyone to repentance, to show the anger of God and to bring to faith in Christ. For us Christian’s, this is an excellent opportunity to preach the Gospel. Sickness is temporal, it can lead to death, and everyone …

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Law and Gospel; the Lutheran Understanding

DIVISIONS OF THEOLOGY CONCEIVED AS DOCTRINE. - John Theodore Mueller Theology, considered objectively, is Christian doctrine, or Bible doctrine, which, as we have seen before, is inspired in all its parts, so that in the whole Bible there is not a single teaching which is not divinely given and profitable for salvation. Nevertheless, while it is …

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Of Love and Fulfilling the Law: Article 5 of Defense of Augsburg Confession. Part 1

1] Here the adversaries urge against us: If thou wilt enter into life, keep the commandments, Matt. 19:17; likewise: The doers of the Law shall be justified, Rom. 2:13, and many other like things concerning the Law and works. Before we reply to this, we must first declare what we believe concerning love and the fulfilling of the …

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What Luther teaches us about the Fifth Commandment and Coronavirus

Today’s article comes from Christianity Today and can be found here. The article is titled: Is It Faithful to Flee an Epidemic? What Martin Luther Teaches Us About Coronavirus Written by EMMY YANG There are plenty of reasons to be cautious during an outbreak, even during cold and flu season. It’s always beneficial to wash your …

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‘Life Change’ is not the Gospel; Neither is Placing a Noose Around Your Neck

Today’s sermon is one that doesn’t try to hide what it’s motives are. The entire twelve page PDF file is filed to the brim about what the point of the sermon is; and it has nothing to do with Jesus and everything to do with you. The sermon can be found on Sermon Audio, you can …

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