1. God wants his word of promise to be the only thing we bank on, the only thing we have confidence in.
  2. This hymn is not for people who feel strong, but those who are weak.
  3. Jesus makes David’s words his own, because David’s words were Christ’s to begin with.
  4. What greater legacy could you claim than that of Mark? Listen to the Word. Learn from Jesus.
  5. The drama of Scripture is about God renaming us by bringing us into his image-bearing family once again. And it would take “a name above all names” to accomplish it.
  6. This is an excerpt from part two of “On Any Given Sunday: The Story of Christ in the Divine Service” by Mike Berg (1517 Publishing, 2023).
  7. What if sin was truly removed and what if the one who took it from us had the power to conquer it’s curse and spit in the face of death?
  8. This is the prelude of Easter. Is a dead Jesus still resting in the tomb? No!
  9. Dear hearers of the word of God, you are finished. You cannot be the same now. All that is ended, over.
  10. Maundy Thursday is your big night. For the Passover Lamb is given for you, given to you.
  11. You are not alone if you find it difficult to wrap your mind around the auspices of the Old Testament sacrificial system.