My Father, Bo Giertz (Part I)

By Birgitta Giertz Translated by Bror Erickson At various occasions in life I have been asked what it was like […]
October 02, 2017 by Bror Erickson

Faith Praises God As Giver

Every confession of Christian faith erupts from the fact that God is a giver. Therefore, to say “giver God” is […]
August 29, 2017 by Donavon Riley

There Despite the Grace of God Go I

I used to think that what set Christianity apart from other religions was that in the other religions, people worked […]
August 17, 2017 by Rick Ritchie

Do You Want to Watch the Game?

When I was in seventh grade I did not take my confirmation classes very seriously. I failed my first test, […]
June 29, 2017 by Bob Hiller

Full to Bursting

When a plant doesn’t bear fruit, we don’t blame the seed. Instead, we acknowledge that the plant refuses to do […]

Why All The Fuss? The Difference between the Reformed and Lutherans on the Lord’s Supper

After several years of teaching church history and theology, it often remains hard to explain the divide between the Lutherans […]

What Sort of Father Do We Have?

A 1517 / Jagged Word Crosspost Imagine with me, if you will, a father having dinner with his children. At […]
April 07, 2017 by Bob Hiller

God’s Love Is Messy

God’s love is messy. He’s reckless, in our way of keeping accounts, about whom He shows mercy. Like a farmer […]

The Get Down

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord. Fathers, do not provoke your children, lest they become […]
February 15, 2017 by Bror Erickson

The Get Down

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord. Fathers, do not provoke your children, lest they become […]
February 15, 2017 by Bror Erickson