Tag Archives : 10 Commandments

Drowning Our False Selves — The Selves That Need to Be Commanded!

Exodus 20:1-17     Third Sunday in Lent     March 4, 2018   Who are you? Are you your ego-driven false self?  Are you the old person who thinks the world revolves around her?  Are you the old person who is attached to (or even addicted to) safety and security, and averse to risk; or to power […]

What Does It Mean To Be Human, As God Created Us To Be? I – Love

I’ve been working through Luther’s Large Catechism, in preparation for our Lenten study groups, and I’ve been surprised by how helpful this document is as a devotional resource.  It encourages my prayer and reflection.   Luther’s Small Catechism and Large Catechism both teach us how to be human, according to God desires; as God has […]