the purging lutheran 4-20-19

  … During the first hour of the excruciating agony of the crucifixion, both malefactors had joined the surging throngs in reviling and cursing and mocking the man hanging in the middle between them, Matt. 27, 44. But the example of wonderful patience, together with the words which fell from the lips of the Sufferer,…… Continue reading the purging lutheran 4-20-19

the purging lutheran 4-19-19

  … The servants of the high priest and the elders were meanwhile having their sport with the captured Prophet of Galilee, and their rude jests and blasphemous mockeries were committed unreproved. They derided Him, they jeered and sneered at Him, they struck Him, not only in the face, but on the body; they put…… Continue reading the purging lutheran 4-19-19

the purging lutheran 4-17-19

  … The Passover meal, which the Jews celebrated in commemoration of the deliverance from the bondage of Egypt, incidentally was a type of the eternal meal of joy and bliss in heaven, where the Lord will feed them that are His with heavenly manna and have them drink of the river of His pleasures.…… Continue reading the purging lutheran 4-17-19

the cruising lutheran (and what he learned) 4-15-19

  1 Timothy 6:17-19 The Message       Tell those rich in this world’s wealth to quit being so full of themselves and so obsessed with money, which is here today and gone tomorrow. Tell them to go after God, who piles on all the riches we could ever manage—to do good, to be…… Continue reading the cruising lutheran (and what he learned) 4-15-19