ox Volume 8, Number 5
Faith and Love
A person’s relationship to God – that’s faith. A person’s relationship to Neighbor – that’s love.
To Stand in Joy Beside You Part II
In the paradox of life, the King of kings and Lord of lords comes down from heaven. He picks us up off the streets of this world. He wills to marry us who have been lusting after other gods and have nothing to offer him but our sin.
You Can Print That
Quotes from a variety of sources including: Walther, Pieper, and William Cwirla.
Preacher, Be Yourself
Maybe an even nicer blessing (what could be better than clear Law & Gospel?) is to feel completely at ease at the feet of this servant of the Word of God who no longer feels the need to be someone else. He’s comfortable in his own skin and it shows.
To Stand in Joy Beside You Part III
Marriage imagery preached and applied. Pastors preach this incomparable benefit of faith. And they graphically proclaim the joyous exchange between bride and bridegroom with as powerful a scriptural imagery as Luther used in his inimitable way.