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Book of Concord Bible Study Starts September 1, 2019
August 16, 2019

Dust off your Book of Concord and start reading.  Sunday, September 1, we will begin a new 9-month Bible study on the Book of Concord. You keep saying that you are going to read through it.  Well, here is your chance.

Gospel Reset Bible Class, Pt. 19: Moving Forward 2
August 15, 2019

With this class, we continue looking at the "Four Points Raised in John Warwick Montgomery’s article, 'Christian Apologetics in the Light of the Lutheran Confessions.'”  Today's class looks at points three and four. - 3. After the fall,

Gospel Reset Bible Class, Pt. 18: Apologetics Moving Forward
August 13, 2019

In previous classes we have defined Apologetics as the scientific validation of the truth and absoluteness of the Christian religion against unbelief on the basis of human reason and science.  We previously looked at 1 Peter 3:15 and Jude 1:3,

Gospel Reset Bible Class, Pt. 17 Apologetics 2
August 01, 2019

Another passage used to support the task of apologetics is Jude 1:3, "...Beloved, while I was very diligent to write to you concerning our common salvation, I found it necessary to write to you exhorting you to contend earnestly (ἐπαγωνίζεσθαι) for t...

Gospel Reset Bible Class, Pt. 16 Apologetics
July 30, 2019

Those who encourage apologetics almost always cite First Peter 3:15,  "... always be ready to give a defense{ἀπολογίαν} to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you...."  The Greek word, apologia {ἀπολογία},

Gospel Reset Bible Class, Pt. 15: Not Confusing the Estates
July 17, 2019

The several descriptions of American culture given in the book, Gospel Reset, imply that the former cooperation between public schools and the church (e.g. the Bible, prayer and Christian worldview, see page 17) gave American society a foundational kno...

Gospel Reset Bible Class, Pt. 14: Worldview vs. Three Estates
July 15, 2019

Usually we speak of the Ten Commandments as the law of God which shows us our sin.  Furthermore, we know that only believers can do good works, because without faith nothing is pleasing to God (Heb. 11:6).  Good works flow from faith.  Nevertheless,

Sermon Video for Holy Monday – April 15, 2019
June 28, 2019

Holy Monday Sermon for April 15, 2019 entitled "Subsequent Will of God" based on John 12:39-40.

Gospel Reset Bible Class, Pt. 13: The Three Estates
June 25, 2019

Although others have explained the three estates (church, family, and state) exclusively, the Word of God teaches these estates theologically and ethically.  Each and every person, believer or unbeliever, finds themselves to be a member of each estate....

Sermon Video for Easter Day – April 1, 2018
June 21, 2019

Easter Day Sermon for April 1, 2018 entitled "Explanation" based on Mark 16:5.