Recently I read a note from SP Teuscher to the Synod members that looked like grist for the mill for this blog, so I went to the Canadian Lutheran website to see if I could find the article in order to link to it. This is what I saw: Naturally I then tried the Lutheran... Continue Reading →
This past weekend I attended the 2019 Issues Etc "Making the Case" conference which featured a range of speakers making the case for a variety of topics including the Lord's Supper, to Pro-Life advocacy, the natural family, and an old-fashioned hymn sing. Something I noticed as each speaker made their presentation was the abundance of... Continue Reading →
https://twitter.com/DianeLangberg/status/1138194222765498368 More on this later...
If there's one thing that can be said for this whole CEF/DIL mess is that it's attracted a considerable amount of time, attention, and expenditures. There's accountants, lawyers, courts, and the mass news media that's involved in this, and a number of them maintain websites where they publish their various reports and updates. Since checking... Continue Reading →
This is a repost of an article I published for Good Friday 2018 - it's as applicable now as it was then. ANO As one of my areas of interest is justice and injustice in a Christian context, it's easy to get frustrated about the church's inability to deal with clear violations of church teaching.... Continue Reading →
After the Leduc meeting the LCC Synod BOD sent the following email to the Western Region LCC members. I've also included an article about the meeting published in the Canadian Lutheran. April 11, 2019 Via E-mail To All West Region Congregations and Pastors, The Board of Directors of Lutheran Church-Canada extended an invitation to the... Continue Reading →
Recently the LCC Synod Board chair sent out the following "request for comments" asking the membership to "share with the Board" their thoughts and opinions on various questions. This is the original solicitation: National -BOD “Town Hall” Meeting - As part of the Board of Directors meeting in April at Leduc, Alberta, congregations of Lutheran Church—Canada... Continue Reading →
https://twitter.com/BozT/status/1099879584395395073 https://twitter.com/BozT/status/1099879585351696384 Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them. For it is shameful even to speak of the things that they do in secret. But when anything is exposed by the light, it becomes visible, for anything that becomes visible is light. Ephesians 5:11-14
This quote is an epic response to the recent horrific legislation legalizing the killing of the unborn all through gestation and even after birth.
You know the phrase "It's God's money, why are you mad?" that's been related from certain places with respect to the CEF/DIL losses? Would you believe it's a tactic used by abusers and their defenders to minimize what the abuser did in an effort to get the abuser off the hook? Here's a citation from... Continue Reading →