One of the most devastating results of the fall of Adam and Eve was that their absolute trust in the Creator’s goodness and love for them was shattered. Instead of believing that God was their Father who cared for them and always wanted what was best for them, they believed the lie planted in their
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Jesus tells us that “every scribe who has been trained for the kingdom of heaven is like a master of a house, who brings out of his treasure what is new and what is old” (Matthew 13:52, ESV). I am what you might call a modern scribe: I am a translator and publisher of the
I love being part of the CLB Youth Convention. The first day might be my favorite as everyone starts to ascend upon Estes Park, Colorado. Leaders come in and register their students. Group by group, student by student, the chairs start to fill up in the auditorium. You can hear them all talking… and at
There were heavy sighs resounding around me as we learned that once again, there had been a mistake with our hotel rooms. After a twenty-minute wait, we dragged our over-packed suitcases down the hall and flopped onto our beds, dropping our things into a heap on the floor. We were exhausted. But the next day
Why do we do it? Why does the Church of the Lutheran Brethren—you!—invest time and money into a national convention for youth? As the Regional Pastor representing the work of North American Mission with the Youth Convention (YC), I needed to answer that. Is it worth your investment? This year it can be summed up
On June 17, 2017, Pastor Ben Hosch was ordained at Stavanger Lutheran Church in Fergus Falls, MN. Regional Pastor Stan Olsen officiated over the ceremony.
On October 13-15, 2017, Faith LBC will be celebrating 50 years of ministry. You are invited to join them in praising God for his love and faithfulness. The church is located at 480 Pleasantville Road, Briarcliff Manor, New York. For more information email: [email protected]
Morris Arthur Werdal passed into glory July 2, 2017. He was born November 6, 1921 in Chosan, China to missionary parents Marius and Marie Werdal. At six years of age, the family furloughed to the USA, settling on a small farm in Ferndale, Washington. Morris remained there throughout his high school years. In 1941 he
In May, Hillcrest Lutheran Academy announced Rev. Brad Hoganson as its new president. A few weeks later, Faith & Fellowship had the opportunity to interview Rev. Hoganson and hear his passion for the ministry of HLA. F&F: Tell us about yourself, your family, and your employment history. Brad: My family might be the best thing
KRISTIAN ANDERSON: Kristian grew up in Brooklyn, New York. He moved to Sayville, NY during his junior year of high school and graduated from Sayville High School. He went on to study History and Political Science at Wagner College, and then Biblical Theology and Youth Ministry at Nyack College. He came to faith in Christ
Hillcrest Lutheran Academy of Fergus Falls, Minnesota celebrated a milestone in 2017—the 100th year of the Church of the Lutheran Brethren’s high school department. The graduation weekend, a culmination to the celebration of what God has done over the past 100 years, cast a strong vision for honoring and serving the Lord in the coming
On May 19, 2017, Rev. Brad Pribbenow graduated with a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Dr. Pribbenow serves Lutheran Brethren Seminary as Professor of Old Testament.