Here We Stand

Confessing • Caring • Calling

We confess our faith. We care for one another. We call others to faith in Christ.

Each congregation in The AALC is precious to us. Some of our congregations are small and some are in remote areas, yet each one is connected to Christ and to our Association. We stand and walk together to care and support our brothers and sisters.

Grace, Mercy, and Peace

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The Necessity of Holy Baptism

Recently, I was asked a question about Holy Baptism: Is it true that unless a person is baptized in water, he or she cannot be saved? In short, Is water baptism necessary? The answer to this question is both simple and complex. It will be found in Holy Scripture and will be interpreted and practiced across the history of the Church.

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Anfechtung and Absolution Part 2

While traveling in Southern Africa, I was once invited to address a Pastors’ Bible College. I had known its Principal for many years and was invited to teach the students for the 3-hour morning session. The students were Pastors, serving churches in the bush. They were used to living with witch doctors and curses,

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Anfechtung and Absolution Part 1

Judas, the worst merchant Asked to Kiss the Lord. And He, like an innocent lamb, Did not reject the kiss of Judas. For a number of coins he delivered Christ to the Jews. It would have been better for him, had he never been born. For a number of coins he delivered Christ to the Jews.

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