My dad, a retired pastor, tells a great story about a woman in his internship congregation in Staten Island, NY...According to the story, she said to my dad that she thought that on Good Friday people ought to “have their ticket punched” and only those who had the punched ticket from Good Friday would be admitted to the worship service on Easter Sunday. Read More
1. “When our Lord and Master, Jesus Christ, said ‘Repent’ he called for the entire life of believers to be one of repentance.” (Ninety-Five Theses, 1517)
Luther meant that faith and its Christly acts of love and service are never to be separated from real life. Faith isn’t just a hobby, it’s an entire way of life!