Posts from April 2014

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Jesus dies

by Barbara Rupholdt

Stricken, smitten, and afflicted, See Him dying on the tree! ’Tis the Christ by man rejected; Yes, my soul, ’tis He, ’tis He! ’Tis the long expected prophet, David’s Son, yet David’s Lord; Proofs I see sufficient of it: ’Tis a true and faithful Word. Ye who think of sin but lightly, Nor suppose the […]

Why Holy Week?

by Barbara Rupholdt

From the Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of LC-MS, in his 2013 Holy Week video message: “Of all the things we learn from Holy Week, we learn especially that in God’s plan, suffering is purposeful. “A blessed Holy Week to you as you meditate on our dear Lord’s suffering — all of it for […]

Wednesday’s Movie

by Barbara Rupholdt

The movie this month will be The Ultimate Gift. When Red, Jason’s grandfather dies, the spoiled rich kid expects to inherit a million dollars. The other members of his family receive their millions with greedy anticipation. But a different fate awaits Jason, because Red believes Jason may be the last vestige of hope in the […]