Update: former vicar, the Rev. Dr. James Bushur

For the news about Dr. Bushur, please read the entire post. CTSFW Announces The Carl and Erna Weinrich Chair in New Testament and Early Church Studies MAY 25, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—During the commencement ceremony on May 19, 2017, the Rev. Dr. Lawrence R. Rast Jr., president of Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne,

Trinity’s Support of Hispanic Work out of St. Paul, Mountain View

When Trinity was a partner in PAMS (Peninsula Asian Mission Society), the first place that PAMS had hoped the Rev. David Chan might begin to gather people was Palo Alto and possibly Stanford University. Our plan was quickly supplanted, and now Pastor Chan serves Faith Lutheran Church in South San Francisco. Trinity has prayed for and

KFUO Radio: For the week of June 4, 2017

For churches outside the St. Louis area for the week of June 4. Find the full listing at Listen to Worldwide, your radio station for news, talk, and sacred music with a cross-focused, Christ-centered Lutheran worldview. All programs are archived at for 24/7 on-demand listening. You can also find our programming wherever

In the Name of the Lord Trinity Welcomes the Sewells

In the name of the Lord Trinity welcomes the Sewell family: Christ, Sarah, and Isaac. After six years in Los Alamos, New Mexico, Chris and Sarah Sewell return to Trinity, where they previously attended during and after graduate school and were wed in 2010. Sarah now works at Sandia National Laboratory in Livermore and Chris

Faith, Hope, and Love: A Threefold Response to 13 Reasons Why

The Rev. Dr. Lucas Woodford’s “Faith, Hope and Love: A Threefold Response to 13 Reasons Why” provides a timely theological response and reflection for teenagers, young adults and grown adults. As conversation continues around the controversial Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, we pray this resource will be useful for parents, pastors, and teachers who continue

Update: Church History study

On Wednesday mornings (10:00 a.m.) we gather to ponder the grace of Our Lord as He preserves His Church in her own weaknesses and through the tribulations of this age. Our present topic: In Quest of Reformation The major sections are: The Conciliar Movement (finished on May 10) Conciliarism developed during the 14th and 15th centuries;

Update on The Lord’s Supper: Teaching and Practice

During the past months the Sunday morning study has covered: Introduction to the Study (Tradition; The Sacrament of the Altar); 2. Elements (Bread; Wine); 3. The Words of Institution (Consecration; Elevation); 4. Communion in Both Kinds and Concomitance; 5. The Means of Distribution (Eating and Drinking; Distribution [Cup(s); Intinction]; Physical Posture). On May 21, the class continues with the

Webster House Update

Every Friday Cynthia gathers the faithful to hear the Word of God. The Lord has endowed her with a strong sense of her vocation, at Webster House and for her family. Vicar Maggard, Deaconess Intern Bennett, and I meet every Friday at 11 a.m. on the 3rd floor of the Webster House. Gather with us

Christianity & The Arts

A Reformation 500 Event Saturday, May 13, 2016 Lutheran Church of Our Savior 5825 Bollinger Road Cupertino, California 95014 408-252-0345 Morning Seminar: featuring Mr. Craig Parton, Esq. 9:00 – 9:15 Opening & Introduction 9:15 – 10:30 Session I (Break ~ 10:30 – 10:45) 10:45 – 12:00 Session II Lunch ~ 12:00 – 1:30 Lunches

Daily Lectionary: March 18, 2017

Genesis 27 More than the heel of his brother does he grab … His father had wondered about the heir … will my heir be my servant, Hagar’s son Ishmael, or will there be son from Sarah? Isaac, it appears, would have no issues with the heir, for he had two sons, and the firstborn