The Lutheran Witness Podcast: Blessed Are You When Others Revile You

This new wave of vandalism did not spare Christian monuments. Across the country, statues of Jesus, the Virgin Mary and various saints — not on public land but on church property — have been defaced by graffiti, torn down or decapitated.

The Lutheran Witness Podcast: Lutheran Martyrs in Nigeria

“There is a bloodbath in Nigeria,” says Lela Gilbert.

The Lutheran Witness Podcast: Jesus is Lord

“Jesus is Lord,” they would say, and die.

Sharper Iron — All Righteousness Fulfilled: When Prophets Are in Prison

Rev. Paul Pater, pastor at Shepherd of the Ridge Lutheran Church in North Ridgeville, OH and Hope Lutheran Church in Sheffield Village, OH, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study Matthew 11:1-19.

Sharper Iron — Christ is Surely Coming: Comfort in Affliction

Rev. Dr. Adam Filipek, pastor at Holy Cross Lutheran Church and Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lidgerwood, ND, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study 2 Thessalonians 1:1-12.

Thy Strong Word – Daniel 11: Stand Firm Against the Mad False God

Rev. Gregory Alms, pastor of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Catawba, North Carolina, joins host Rev. AJ Espinosa to study Daniel 11.

Sharper Iron & Heroes of Faith Alone: The Prophetic Fight Against Darkness

Rev. Adam Koontz studies Hebrews 11:32g regarding Elijah, Elisha, and Jeremiah, and how their faithfulness is a type of Christ’s faithfulness.

World Lutheran News Digest – International Religious Freedom

With guest Kristina Arriaga, Vice Chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom.

Sharper Iron: The Imitation of St. Paul

Rev. Greg Truwe looks at Acts 21:37-22:16.

Sharper Iron: A Little Arsenic in Your Drink…

Rev. Zelwyn Heide looks at Galatians 5:1-26.