The Transfiguration of Our Lord

On February 23, we observe The Transfiguration of Our Lord. The Scriptures tell us that Jesus, along with Peter, James, and John went up on a high mountain. There Jesus’ clothes became a spectacular dazzling white, and His face shown like the Sun.  Moses and Elijah were also there “in glory” talking with Jesus. This […]

President Harrison addresses recent abortion expansion actions

The following statement from President Harrison is intended not only to address the current situation in our country, but also to provide a continued confession of the LCMS’ position opposing abortion. President Harrison’s statement is available for use in your congregation, local paper or any avenue proper for your situation. “In him was life, and […]

The Circumcision and Name of Jesus

On January 1st we observe the festival of “The Circumcision and Name of Jesus”. God commanded Abraham that on the eighth day after birth every male child would be circumcised. This was a sign of the covenant that God “marked” them as His people. The Israelites were to observe this practice as it would be […]