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God's Mission: The Means and the Method
Pastor Westra summarizes his paper as follows, “It is my objective in this paper to examine the tension between an appropriate view of the means of grace and a proper perspective on the methodologies that we use in proclaiming ...
Lutheran Liturgy and Evangelism
The life of every Christian is to be living sacrifice, out of worship to a good and gracious God. But as Christians gather for public worship in church, what is the point of maintaining Lutheran liturgy? Is it meant to ...
Saving Souls or Stealing Sheep: An Inquiry
Evangelizing to members of other Christian Church bodies—is it something Wisconsin Synod congregations should be practicing? Ken Cherney weighs the scriptural principals that apply to both sides of this question. He examines ...
The Quest for New Treasure Can Be Treacherous
In this keynote address, Pastor Christie gives a thorough definition of what worship is, and what can be defined as traditional or contemporary. He encourages his readers to use all treasures, old and new, in their worship, ...
St. Paul's Ethic of Becoming All Things to All Men
Two very specific cultures made up a majority of the Christian churches in the New Testament era post Christ: Jewish converts and Gentile believers. Our present day congregations are also made up of a wide variety of ...
Reaching Muslims With the Gospel
They may be your neighbors or your coworkers, but no matter what the context, they are people in desperate need of hearing about their Savior. Muslims are a unique group in the category of “all people” with whom the Gospel ...