john behnken, church, ministry, missouri synod, lutheran, president, concordia seminary
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
In our worship this morning two lines of thought converge. In the first place, it's the beginning of a new academic quarter, the last of this year. That raises questions: How are we doing? Are we reasonably close to schedule? Are we able for another three months to take the mounting pressures and to finish our courses? If we are concerned about the long-range and not just about today or tomorrow, next week or next May, what about our ministry?
History of Christianity
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
2 Corinthians 6:1-2; Philippians 1:17; Luke 17:20-21; Romans 16:17-18;
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Fuerbringer, Alfred O.
"Tribute to John W. Behnken: Ministry in the Acceptable Time,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 39, Article 29.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol39/iss1/29