God and Father, watch over our students. In their zest for life, their eagerness to change and progress, provide them with a sense of direction and purpose. Enable our teachers and staff to touch their hearts and minds and so to focus their energy and joy of life towards those things which are good, right, and proper; through Jesus Christ, our Lord.
Read Colossians 1:16-20
Read the Bible Narratives listed at the end of Question 119 Part B in Luther's Small Catechism with Explanation
Memorize The Creed: Second Article “And [I believe] … from the dead.”
The devil, though defeated by the death, resurrection, and ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ, remains a very capable and clever foe. He is smarter than we are. He’s been watching us and taking notes for a very long time. He knows what we want, and he knows how to lure us away. And he does this by telling us what we want to hear. That’s what makes it so difficult.Read More
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
A lot of changes are taking place at St. James … We have a new custodian (Justin Collins), Catechesis with Pastor will now be on Sunday mornings, Darla is retiring, Bible Studies resume this month, and Beer, Brats, and Bride is coming to St. James.
Here are my random thoughts for September:Read More