Tag Archives: Reformation Day

This Weekend at First (10/31/14)

Reformation Day Today is Reformation Day, the 497th anniversary of Martin Luther’s nailing his Ninety-five Theses to the door of Wittenberg Chapel, a moment that sparked a new era of church history. This Sunday we’ll celebrate by singing Luther’s classic hymn, “A Mighty … Continue reading

Posted in Weekend Announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reformation Resources

If you’d like to learn more about the Reformation, here are three great resources to get you started: The movie “Luther” is a relatively brief, historically accurate presentation of the key events in the life of the reformer (Amazon|Netflix). If … Continue reading

Posted in Resources | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Meditation #7 from Luther

Thesis 62: The true treasure of the church is the holy gospel of the glory and the grace of God.

Posted in Quotations | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Meditation #6 from Luther

Commenting on Gen 26.9 in “Lectures on Genesis 26-30,” Luther’s Works, 5:42-47: But it pleases me to take from this passage the opportunity to discuss doubt, God, and the will of God; for I hear that here and there among the nobles … Continue reading

Posted in Quotations | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Meditation #5 from Luther

From a section entitled “The Assurance of Faith” in “The Bondage of the Will,” Luther’s Works, 33:288-89. For my own part, I frankly confess that even if it were possible, I should not wish to have free choice given to me, or … Continue reading

Posted in Quotations | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment