Monthly Archives: July 2007

Slaves to Righteousness

Whenever I go to Higher Things Youth Conferences, I learn a lot. I learn from the sermons, break-away sessions, and plenary speakers. Not all of the learning is intended by the speakers, but comes after moments of reflection. One of … Continue reading

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The Feeling of Powerlessness

As a delegate to the 2007 convention in Houston, I can say that there was an overwhelming sense of powerlessness in the whole process. I was reflecting on this during one of the Ablaze!&#8482 moments. What I mean is this: … Continue reading

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SMPP Passes

Well, enter the SMPP (Specific Ministry Pastoral Program) where you don’t have to uproot your family anymore to get a seminary education. Nor must you go through the grueling 3+1 yrs. of training to become a Word and Sacrament pastor. … Continue reading

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Convention Stuff

Well, it’s the end of the third full day of LC-MS convention in Houston. I finally have gotten my laptop internet to work, so I thought I would mention a few things about the week so far. Let’s see, Kieschnick … Continue reading

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Headed for Houston

Well, our time at the beach is up, and now we are Houston-bound. Last night we stayed overnight in Baton Rouge, LA and ate at a yummy seafood restaurant. It wasn’t the best we have had, but we were determined … Continue reading

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On Vacation!!

We’ve been on vacation now for a little less than a week and it is going great so far. So far we have been to the St. Louis Zoo, visited our friends the Mayes’, Nashville, TN, U.S. Space and Rocket … Continue reading

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