Hard Times

Shall we receive good from God, and shall we not receive evil?

The Election Controversy: Outbreak

The long dormant controversy over election now breaks in 19th century America

Spiritual Priesthood

Just as Christ is the greater High Priest, so also are we the greater spiritual priests of God.


For whatever overcomes a person, to that he is enslaved.

Conclave 4: Of Cryptids and Synods

Join us for a comfy roundtable on the Apocrypha, outreach, zeal for the truth, and very small church bodies.

The Election Controversy: Luther to the Age of Orthodoxy

The Election Controversy finds its roots long before the twentieth century.


The book of Psalms forms the cornerstone of the Church's worship.

The First Great Awakening

The First Great Awakening was a monumental event in American and British history and ultimately in world history.


Esotericism: legitimate or spiritually dangerous?

Biblical Worship

Worship the Lord in the splendor of holiness; tremble before Him, all the earth!

Conclave 3: With a Vengeance

The Conclave convenes once again to answer listener questions.

Return to the Forgotten Era

The stories we tell about ourselves not only define our past, but also define our future.


Rev. Dr. Walter A. Maier II 1925-2019

The name Walter Maier is not unfamiliar to our listeners. The…

WFS Expository Thoughts: Michaelmas

Self-denial is a difficult, but a godly thing.

Ruminations on Habakkuk 2:20

The Lord is in His holy temple; let all the earth keep silence…

WFS Expository Thoughts: Trinity 13

Let us not love in word or talk, but in deed and in truth.

WFS Expository Thoughts: Trinity 12

Miracles always teach us something about God.

WFS Expository Thoughts: Trinity 11

Justification means to be righteous before God.


Propitiation in a Christian sense is God's work toward us.

Measuring Generosity

Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.

Cain's Folly

Cain's wall, Jubal's instruments, and Tubal-Cain's forging all work contrary to the Lord's commands.

Created to Work

God created us to labor, as seen with Adam in the garden of Eden.

Erasmus Sarcerius: Comfort for the Sick

Erasmus Sarcerius offers consolation to the sick.

The Cross and Human Wisdom

Erasmus Sarcerius considers the example of the disciples in the relationship between reason and the cross.