Author Archives: Calvary Lutheran Church

July 30, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 2nd Chronicles 26:1-31:21 Romans 13:1-15:22 Proverbs 20:11-15 “One Little Word” “I do not ask that you take them out of the world, but that you keep them from the evil one.” [John 17:15] For the sake of the Word we must endure misfortune and evil in this world […]

July 29, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 2nd Chronicles 24:1-25:28 Romans 12:1-21 Proverbs 20:8-10 “Our Faithful Shepherd” “My Father, who has given them to me, is greater than all, and no one is able to snatch themout of the Father’s hand.”[John 10:29] Christ, our Dear Lord, is such a faithful Guardian and Shepherd. He has […]

July 28, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 2nd Chronicles 21:1-23:21 Romans 11:13-36 Proverbs 20:7 “When God Speaks” “For he spoke, and it came to be; He commanded, and it stood firm.”[Psalm 33:9] But what, or in what manner will He speak? Here we must observe the Hebrew way of expression. For when Scripture says that […]

June 27, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 2nd Chronicles 19:1-20:37 Romans 10:14-11:12 Proverbs 20:4-6 “We Shall Not Die, But Live” “The Lord has disciplined me severely, but he has not given me over to death.”[Psalm 118:18] We should recognize this verse as a masterpiece. How mightily the psalmist banishes death out of sight. He will […]

July 26, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 2nd Chronicles 17:1-18:34 Romans 9:25-10:13 Proverbs 20:2-3 “A Wonderful Victory” “You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies;” [Psalm 23:5] How highly “blessed David” exalts and highly praises the dear Word of God, namely, by telling us that by means of it the believers […]

July 23, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 2nd Chronicles 8:11-16:14 Romans 8:9-9:24 Proverbs 19:26-20:1 “He Who Bears All Sins” “For all who rely on works of the law are under a curse; for it is written, “Cursed be everyone who does not abide by all things written in the Book of the Law, and do […]

July 22, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 2nd Chronicles 6:12-8:10 Romans 7:14-8:8 Proverbs 19:24-25 “The Unexpected Change” “So Joseph said to his brothers, “Come near to me, please.” And they came near. And he said, “I am your brother, Joseph, whom you sold into Egypt.”[Genesis 45:4] We may not look at the manifestation of Joseph […]

July 21, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 2nd Chronicles 4:1-6:11 Romans 7:1-13 Proverbs 19:22-23 “Have Courage to Believe” “Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.”[Luke 12:32] This consolation has always been necessary for all believers; for if a man looks about him, he stumbles at the […]

July 20, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 2nd Chronicles 1:1-3:17 Romans 6:1-23 Proverbs 19:20-21 “The Purpose of Baptism” “For we walk by faith, not by sight.”[2nd Corinthians 5:7] What is the purpose of Baptism? “So that we might become heirs of eternal life”. [Titus 3:7] Not so that we might possess the sort of treasure […]

July 19, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: 1st Chronicles 28:1-29:30 Romans 5:6-21 Proverbs 19:18-19 “Amazing Help” “Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die,yet shall he live,”[John 11:25] The right hand of God mightily lifts the heart and comforts it in the midst of death, […]