Tag Archives: Lent

Ways to Participate in Lent

Holly ScheerMrs. Holly Scheer joins us to discuss her article, “Nine Easy Ways to Participate in Lent.” Why does the Church have its own unique calendar? Why do we Christians set apart a time of somber penitence called “Lent”? What are some way that you and your family can participate in this sacred time?

Read Holly Scheer’s article, “Nine Easy Ways to Participate in Lent.”

Jesus in Gethsemane, part 2

BJS_trHalvorsonw100T.R. Halvorson continues discussing his five-part series of articles on Jesus in Gethsemane. What are the different terms that the Bible uses for Jesus’ grief on the night before His crucifixion? How does Jesus’ grief and pain the Garden of Gethsemane confess that He is true God as well as true Man? How does the Gethsemane event reveal the Gospel of our salvation?

Read T.R. Halvorson’s articles on Jesus in Gethsemane:

1. “Sore Amazed” – What Does This Mean?

2. You’re Not Supposed to Hit a Substitute that Hard

3. What Can an Old Cigarette Ad Show Us about Gethsemane?

4. What Did Jesus Have to Lose?

5. Life Support, Agony, and the Fullness of Redemption

Jesus in Gethsemane, part 1

BJS_trHalvorsonw100Mr. T.R. Halvorson discusses his recent series of articles on Jesus in Gethsemane. What does it mean that Jesus was “sore amazed” as He prayed in the Garden of Gethsemane? What caused His grief and pain?

Read T.R. Halvorson’s articles on Jesus in Gethsemane:

1. “Sore Amazed” – What Does This Mean?

2. You’re Not Supposed to Hit a Substitute that Hard

3. What Can an Old Cigarette Ad Show Us about Gethsemane?

4. What Did Jesus Have to Lose?

5. Life Support, Agony, and the Fullness of Redemption

 

Luther’s Small Catechism and Lent

AbrahamsonWhat is the connection between Luther’s Small Catechism and Lent? Pr. Joe Abrahamson joins us to extinguish the fiery darts of the evil one during Lent with the aid of Luther’s Small Catechism.

Read Pr. Abrahamson’s article, “Luther’s Small Catechism and Lent.”