Lutheran Essentials July 21st, 2017

Lutheran Essentials meets in the undercroft of the church on Wednesday evenings at 7pm.  You can reach the undercroft by going around to the back parking lot of the church and descending the staircase to the kitchen.  Knock on the door if it is closed and some one will let you in.  Our current study…

Lutheran Essentials June 14th, 2017

Lutheran Essentials meets in the undercroft of the church on Wednesday evenings at 7pm.  You can reach the undercroft by going around to the back parking lot of the church and descending the staircase to the kitchen.  Knock on the door if it is closed and some one will let you in.  Our current study…

Hymns for the Book of Concord

Those who have been attending Lutheran Essentials or following our posts will have noticed that we have selected hymns for each section of the Book of Concord.  This has both a pedagogical and catechetical reason.  The pedagogical reason is that people learn many ways, some by reading the text, others by listening, others by singing,…

The Ecumenical Creeds

Even though we say the Apostle’s Creed daily, the Nicene Creed in the Divine Service, and the Athanasian Creed on Trinity Sunday, we never think much about what we are saying and why we say it.  However, the three Ecumenical Creeds form the rule of faith for the whole Christian Church and are a distillation…