Violent Response

The reaction to the gospel isn’t always favorable. At times Satan wins minor victories. The truth is that he’s lost the war. All that’s left for him to fight are minor battle. Those “minor” battles can hurt God’s people. God hasn’t left us alone. Watch how Paul faces a backlash.

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Bad Press

When the Apostle Paul is walking through the market he gains an audience for the Gospel. Everything is fine until he casts a demon out of a young girl.

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Worthy of Love

How can we know that we are worthy of love?  Is the young woman beautiful enough?  Is the young man a good enough athlete?  Are there qualities that are lovable?  Do parents love their children because they are cute or is there another reason?  Normally when we talk about worth, it’s what we bring to […]

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The River

Why did God’s Old Testament people gather by rivers? Was it safety? Was it the fish? We’ll explore mission work in the early church and what Paul did to share his Savior with the world.

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The Divine Call

How does God call people into the public gospel ministry? As Pastor Fred Guldberg hold two calls at the moment, one to Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Winston Salem and one to St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Niles, IL, this will be a timely study.

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Prisons and Death

Death was a common part of the ancient world. People still die today, but it wasn’t “in your face” like was then. People go to the hospital or to hospice to face death. This isn’t bad, of course, but how do we handle the harsh realities of life when they stare us down? God has answers.

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