Thy Strong Word – Isaiah 54: Barren & Widowed in Exile No More, God’s Loyalty

Rev. John Lukomski, retired pastor in Southern Illinois, joins host Rev. AJ Espinosa to study Isaiah 54.

Thy Strong Word – Isaiah 24: The Music Stops, the Universal Covenant Broken

Rev. Steven Theiss, retired pastor in Frohna, Missouri, joins host Rev. AJ Espinosa to study Isaiah 24.

Sharper Iron & The Saga of Salvation: God Renews His Covenant

Rev. Jeff Hemmer, pastor at Bethany Lutheran Church in Fairview Heights, IL joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study Exodus 34:10-28.

Sharper Iron & The Saga of Salvation: The Grace of Seeing God’s Back

Rev. Andrew Preus, pastor at Trinity Lutheran Church in Guttenberg, IA and St. Paul Lutheran Church in McGregor, IA joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study Exodus 33:1-23.

Sharper Iron & The Saga of Salvation: Access to God by the Blood of the Covenant

Rev. David Appold, pastor at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Paducah, KY, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study Exodus 24:1-18.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: Under Abraham’s Thigh

Rev. Luke Zimmerman studies Genesis 24:1-15 regarding Abraham’s desire for Isaac to be married, the importance of the servant’s role in this process, the solemn agreement between the servant and Abraham, and the role of marriage and family in the covenant between God and Abraham.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: Dissing Comfort

Rev. Andrew Preus studies Genesis 21:12-21 regarding when confessing God’s promises looks evil to human eyes, learning humility before receing God’s grace, Ishmael’s prayer of deliverance, and the passivity of faith.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: Having Two Minds

Rev. Sean Daenzer studies Genesis 17:15-27 regarding how Sarah is also blessed through Abraham, whether Abraham’s laughter is joy or doubt (or both), the everlasting covenant for Isaac’s offspring, and Ishmael’s greatness but not the covenant.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: The Almighty Name Changer

Rev. Zelwyn Heide studies Genesis 17:1-14 regarding El Shaddai and progressive revelation, walking in the new covenant, name changes, and circumcision on the 8th day.

Sharper Iron & Truth in Genesis: God Keeps His Promises (with Blood)

Rev. Adam Koontz studies Genesis 15:7-21 regarding why God makes a covenant and why blood has to be used, the relationship between faith and promise, why God uses deep sleep for delivering promises, and why God appears in fire and smoke.