The nuclear explosion that was ‘The Reformation’

 

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Luther’s burning question (“where can I find a gracious God?”) was the beginning of it all, for him…and many others:

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And here is the second part:

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These classes explain a lot. The differences…and why the renewed understanding of Paul was accepted…or rejected. Augustine’s theology figures in greatly, as well.

 

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Thank you, Pastor Mark.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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From nothing…to something.

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Pastor Mark’s Easter sermon for 2014:

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Listen > From nothing…to something

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Thank you, Pastor Mark.

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And thanks to christimages.org, for the photo.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Good Friday, 2014

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 Pastor Mark’s Good Friday sermon for 2014:

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 Listen to Pastor Mark’s sermon on > Good Friday, 2014

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Thank you, Pastor Mark.

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And thanks to christimages.org, for the photo.

 

 

 

 

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Maundy Thursday – Holy Thursday…whichever you prefer

 

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This one is from a few years back. It’s just as relevant today as it was then. And as it was 2,000 years ago.

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 Listen > The Last Day of Jesus’ Life

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I’ll put up Pastor Mark’s 2014 Maundy Thursday sermon as soon as I’m able.

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   __          OK…here it is. Maundy Thursday, April 17th 2014:

 > The very last thing to do with The Lord’s Supper

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Thank you, Pastor Mark.

And thanks to christimages.org, for the photo.

 

 

 

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The Gospel IS… in certain stuff.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pastor Mark’s class for Palm Sunday.

Spiritualizing the Lord’s Supper? Not for Lutherans. Not at all. God gives the gospel in real stuff, that He has made, and given us.

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Listen to > The gospel IS in real stuff

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The Danger in Entering Holy Week

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Do you like ‘spiritualizing’ the Christian faith?

Are you one to ‘spiritualize’ The Lord’s Supper?

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This message might give you pause. At least we hope it does:

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 Listen > The Danger in Entering Holy Week

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Thank you, Pastor Mark.

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And thanks to fhphotos.com, for the photo.

 

 

 

 

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Class #3 on Steven Paulson’s, “Lutheran Theology”

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Boy…there’s a lot of good stuff in this class. And some good explanations as to why this theology does not go down easily (isn’t practiced much or believed) in today’s culture, or churches for that matter.

Enjoy:

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Listen > Class #3 – Steven Paulson’s book

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Thank you, Pastor Mark.

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Man’s word vs. God’s Word

 

A little (but mighty) song first…and then Pastor Mark’s sermon for the 5th Sunday in Lent:

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Listen to > Man’s word vs. God’s Word

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Thank you, Pastor Mark.

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Thanks also to paxchristiswfl.blogspot.com, for the photo.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Standing Firm Against Temptation

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Pastor Mark’s midweek Lenten sermon for Wed., 4-2-14:

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 Listen > Standing Firm…for us

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Thank you, Pastor Mark.

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Thanks to Kramskoi, for the painting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Chapter 1 – The Preacher (Steven Paulson’s, “Lutheran Theology”)

 

Pastor Mark gets in to the meat of Steven Paulson’s book. No pussyfooting around:

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Listen to > God Preached, God not Preached

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Thanks, Pastor Mark.

And thanks to Steven Paulson for this great book.

Also, thanks to flickr and bill barber, for the photo.

 

 

 

 

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