Author: Rev. David G. Redlin

“And we beseech you, brethren, to know them which labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you; and to esteem them very highly in love for their work’s sake; and be at peace among yourselves.” …

Our Thanksgiving for God’s Gift of Martin Luther Read More »

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.” Psalm 46:1 O Lord of Hosts, we thank Thee for Thy lovingkindness to us and to our fathers, in that, through Thy servant, Martin Luther, Thou didst restore …

A Reformation Prayer Read More »

“And while they looked steadfastly toward heaven as He went up, behold, two men stood by them in white apparel, which also said, ‘Ye men of Galilee, why stand ye gazing up into heaven?  This same Jesus, which is taken …

The Ascension Angels’ Prophecy of Christ’s Second Visible Advent Read More »

“Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen Me, thou hast believed. Blessed are they that have not seen and yet have believed.” — John 20:29 “Seeing is believing” is an age-old expression, indicating that people will not believe …

The Blessedness of Believing Without Seeing Read More »

What does the resurrection of Christ mean to us?  It should mean everything, for it is pivotal to the Christian faith, as St. Paul points out so forcefully in I Corinthians 15:14-20.  It definitely proves that Jesus Christ is the …

Jesus’ Appearance on Easter Afternoon Read More »

“For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given: and the government shall be upon His shoulder; and His name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, the Mighty God, the Everlasting Father, the Prince of Peace.”  — …

The Names Of Our Newborn Savior Read More »

“Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all His benefits!” —Psalm 103:2 Each year on November 10 we remember with gratitude to God the life and work of His servant, Martin Luther, as one of His preeminent blessings …

Remembering Luther’s Birth Read More »