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The Secret of Satisfaction

“The  Secret  of  Satisfaction” The comedy film “Cool Running” is about the first Jamaican bobsled team to go to the Olympics.  The late actor John Candy plays a former American gold medalist who coaches the team.  The Jamaicans affectionately dub the overweight coach “sled-god.” Later in the story, the coach’s [...]

Who’s Asleep in church?

This devotional,  from Lutheran Hour Ministries, was just too good to pass up, so I am sharing it with Resurrection.  This was written by Rev. Ken Klaus, former speaker for the Lutheran Hour.  My apologies to those who have seen this devotional – but it really should make you stop [...]

“But Why Should I Attend a Bible Study?” #2

Dear People of God, “But Why Should I Attend a Bible Study?”          Our mission as a congregation is “LOVE the Savior and our surrounding community, to EQUIP God’s people for ministry (to nurture and strengthen God’s people so that we can …), SHARE the Good News of Jesus with [...]

Christian Stewardship – Wednesday, September 9, 2015

                 Stewardship: Preparing the Way by Living Generously   Christian Stewardship is: ·         the proper and generous use of our time, talent and money; ·         all that we do with our lives ·         about joyfully returning to God a portion of all the [...]

“But Why Should I Attend a Bible Study?” Part 1

Dear People of God,   “But Why Should I Attend a Bible Study?” Our mission as a congregation is “LOVE the Savior and our surrounding community, to EQUIP God’s people for ministry (to nurture and strengthen God’s people so that we can …), SHARE the Good News of Jesus with [...]

Choir Starting

Dear Resurrection Family! The first verse of the first numbered hymn in our church’s hymnal (Lutheran Service Book, No. 331) puts it rather well, on more than one level: “The advent of our King / Our prayers must now employ,        And we must hymns of welcome sing / In [...]

The Great Commission and Summer Vacation

  “Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain which Jesus had directed them.  And when they saw Him they worshiped Him, but some doubted.  And Jesus came and said to them, ‘All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.  Go therefore and make [...]

We All Need to Hear It

We all need to hear It “Then Moses summoned Joshua and said to him in the sight of all Israel, ‘Be strong and courageous, for you shall go with this people into the land that the LORD has sworn to their fathers to give them and you shall put them [...]

We Christians are a strange lot.

“Don’t you know that all of us who were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into His death?  We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, we too might live a [...]

The Lord Delivers from all Afflictions

The LORD Delivers from all Afflictions As we approach Holy Week we lift up our eyes to see what God has finished once and for all.  As we prepare for Holy Week we prepare our hearts to reflect on the hard truth that it was our sins that brought our [...]