The High Mid Life
Confessions of a Confessional Lutheran on the Higher End of Mid-Church
Saturday, August 9, 2014
Christian Heads at the Feet of ISIS' King
Once upon a time there was a king who had a treasury filled with precious gemstones. And in order to glorify himself, the king promised h...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Marriage Isn't for You...I think I've heard this before
I recently read a blog post about marriage that's gone quite viral . The author beautifully addresses the notion that a husband'...
Friday, November 1, 2013
The Forgotten Saints
I had two grandfathers. One was named Robert Preus. Robert Preus was a dual-doctorate sporting Lutheran pastor, professor, and semin...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Dumb Girls and Prideful Pastors
When I was in college, I met a couple of girls who had boyfriends that were mean to them. These boyfriends would say unkind things to...
Thursday, June 6, 2013
Five for Five
Five years ago today I was ordained into the Office of the Holy Ministry. That number is, of course, paltry in comparison to the tim...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
No Moving On From the Cross
Americans weren't always this good at learning lessons from acts of violence and murder. The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001...
Monday, April 29, 2013
The Parable of the Seamstress
Once upon a time, Hazel sewed her family's clothes. She lived in an era when there were no department stores or major clothing label...
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