Loehe on Starting in the Office

Wilhelm Loehe advises pastors, especially young pastors, on how to begin in a new parish.

Christian Discipline

So I do not run aimlessly; I do not box as one beating the air. But I discipline my body and keep it under control.

The Forgotten Era of the Missouri Synod

How does the past come to be forgotten? Maybe there are parts of our own past that we've forgotten.

The Conclave

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in a setting of silver.

The Later Life of Joseph Smith

Join us as we conclude the life of Joseph Smith as he travels from Ohio to Missouri to Illinois.

The Law of God is Good and Wise

The rules of the LORD are true, and righteous altogether. More to be desired are they than gold, even much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and drippings of the honeycomb.

Loehe on Preparation for the Holy Office

Learn for the pastoral office and let yourself be taught as much as possible with the office in mind.

Carolinian Herald of Liberty

O, Americans! The best means of preserving our liberty is to cultivate the holy religion of Jesus.

The Early Life of Joseph Smith

Join us for a discussion of the life of Joseph Smith from his early life to Kirtland, Ohio.

Fire in the Bones: The Call of the Prophets

And I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for us?” Then I said, “Here I am! Send me.”

Fire From Heaven: The Evangelical Lutheran Tennessee Synod

The Tennessee Synod boldly confessed Christ in the face of a difficult period in American history.

Extra: Sermon for the Installation of Rev. Willie Grills

Moreover it is required in stewards, that a man be found faithful.


Your Holy One Will Not See Corruption (Psalm 16)

We have no reason to fear anything in this world, because Christ reigns triumphant at the right hand of God, exalted above all earthly things.

Lent Midweek Sermon Series: 1 Peter 3

Chapter 3 begins in the middle of the section which started…

Third Sunday in Lent: Luke 11:14-28

Blessed rather are those who hear the Word of God and keep it!

Lent Midweek Sermon Series: 1 Peter 2

Honor everyone. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the emperor.

Second Sunday in Lent: Matthew 15:21-28

I have been found by those who did not seek me; I have shown myself to those who did not ask for me.

The Way of Righteousness (Psalm 15)

LORD, who shall sojourn in your tent? Who shall dwell on your holy mountain?

Lent Midweek Sermon Series: 1 Peter 1

There is a time to rejoice in God’s abundant earthly blessings. …

First Sunday in Lent: Matthew 4:1-11

For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but one who in every respect has been tempted as we are, yet without sin.

The Wise Fool (Psalm 14)

Who is the greater fool? The man who says there is no God or the man who lives as if there was not?

A Prayer for Deliverance (Psalm 13)

I have trusted in your steadfast love, and my heart will rejoice in Your Salvation, O Lord.

Quinquagesima: Luke 18:31-43

Son of man and son of David are not competing titles. Rather they are titles that converge in the one man, Jesus Christ.

Hypocrisy Will Not Prevail (Psalm 12)

The words of the Lord are pure words, silver refined in a crucible in the ground, purified seven times.