Category: The Concordia Lutheran Issues 2000-2009

The Advent of Our Gracious King

“Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, thy King cometh unto thee; He is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass.” —Zechariah 9:9

CL’s 2000 – 2009

The Concordia Lutheran The official periodical of the Concordia Lutheran Conference – 2000’s – 2009 November-December 2009 Cover: “Unto you is born a Savior, Christ the Lord!” Luke 2:11 Remembering to Give Thanks unto the Lord. Psalm 92:1-2 —DTM The

Pastor Robinson Dodo

“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born and a time to die.” —Ecclesiastes 3:1-2 It hath pleased Almighty God in His all-wise providence and at the

Interim Report of the Committee on Missions

“Continue thou in the things which thou hast learned and hast been assured of, knowing of whom thou hast learned them.”  —II Timothy 3:14 The Committee on Missions’ primary concern for our dear brethren in Nigeria and Russia is that

Why Preach Christ to Those Who Have a “Religion” of Their Own?

“At that time ye were without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no hope, and without God in the world.  But now in Christ Jesus, ye who sometimes were far

Focus on Personal Christian Missionwork

“Ye shall be witnesses unto Me.” —Acts 1:8 The holy Epiphany Season is traditionally that time on our Christian church calendar during which we focus particularly on mission work.  Jesus, our Divine Prophet, is of course our perfect example in

The Temptation of Christ — For Our Comfort and Salvation

The Temptation of Christ

“For in that He Himself hath suffered being tempted, He is able to succor them that are tempted.” —Hebrews 2:18 The account of Jesus’ temptation by the devil in the wilderness has been recorded “for our learning” (Romans 15:4) in

New Year’s Meditation


“Go to now, ye that say, ‘Today or tomorrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain,’ whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow.  For what

The Signs of the Times

Our Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, asks, “Can ye not discern the signs of the times?” —Matthew 16:3 It’s Wednesday night, and the hottest teen hangout around is packed and throbbing with what seems an unholy beat. A DJ spins

Internal Repentance versus External Ashes

Ash Wednesday, (Latin: dies cinerum or day of ashes) is the name given to the first day of Lent. The ritual use of ashes or sackcloth as an outward sign of repentance is an ancient practice found in the Old