A Pastor is to care for God’s church (1 Timothy 3:5), they must be able to teach (1 Timothy 3:2), they are to command and teach that we are all to have our hope set in God (1 Timothy 4:10 to 11). A Pastor is to set an example in speech, conduct, love, faith, and purity […]Read more "What Does the Bible Say A Pastor Should Do?"
A teacher, theologian, or pastor may justify not properly laying out proper Lutheran teaching each and every week because they are promoting and/or working through a sermon series. But is there time for that? Do we have time to withhold the Word, the Sacraments, Law and Gospel for another day? Perhaps we can delay. Christ’s […]Read more "Is time on our side?"
First, a Lutheran Sermon is exactly that, a Sermon that is distinctly Lutheran. It is a sermon that preaches Christ and Him crucified for the sins of the whole world (1 Corinthians 2:2). It is a sermon that preaches of the power of the Word of God (see document: What About…The Bible found here https://www.lcms.org/belief-and-practice). […]Read more "A Lutheran Sermon"
By: Brad Willis. Originally written July 15, 2013. On the first episode of Lutheran Watchmen, we mentioned that Scripture is enough for fully equipping a Christian to be a Christian. Below you will find a more indepth examination of this point: 2 Timothy 3:16-17 – Scripture provides complete equipment in teaching, reproof, correction, and training. 2 […]Read more "Sola Scriptura"