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The Mechanics of Member Visitation
Zarling presents a practical program and advice for member visitations.
We Have This Treasure in Jars of Clay
Peter Berg presented this essay which focuses both on the intrinsic complexity and yet simple (not simplistic) nature of ministry. He uses biblical proofs to show how the Bible supports this understanding of ministry (both ...
God Speaks to the Pastor
Lutheran Piety in the Life of a Called Worker
Professor Brenner demonstrates that piety is not an outward display or behavior, nor is it a feeling one gets; rather, it is an attitude and life of service that comes out of faith, a knowledge of law and gospel, and trust ...
Doctrinal Brief: Part-Time Pastors
Dr. Brug discusses part-time pastoral calls, specifically retirement calls and tent ministries. While recognizing that some congregations may have good reasons for being unable to support a full-time pastor, this should ...