Professor, how does the green V model deal with horrendous historical acts done in the red pyramid model? One of my biggest challenges with Christianity as a whole is the way it was used to justify slavery and forced on people, in particular Black and Latino people. I know that these acts are not to … Continue reading Q&A: Dealing with Atrocities?
Given God's active love in the world and in His people, how is it possible for two Lutherans to be so at odds that they don't even know how to talk to each other without at least one, if not both persons getting really upset and/or uncomfortable? The answer to this question begins with an … Continue reading Q&A: Lutherans At Odds?
I have a friend who's a big Rob Bell, Liturgists, deconstruction guy. He just raised the thought that Jesus may have been speaking about hell parabolically/rhetorically to convince his Jewish audience his message was important enough to act upon. Or something like that. How would you respond? This is an important question, especially for … Continue reading Q&A: Hell Deconstructed?
Dr. Eschelbach ministered at Christ Lutheran Church Rancho Palos Verdes last Sunday, focusing on Genesis 3 for the first week of Lent. Watch the Bible study: Watch the sermon: Click here to download the scripture readings and notes.
This week's sermon focuses on the human desire to cheat vs. Jesus upholding the law in its fullness. Click here to download the sermon texts and outline. The Bible class worked on what it meant for Paul to say, "I desired to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and Him crucified."
Sermon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LWUL_YFS4c4&w=956&h=538 Click to download sermon notes: Presentation of Jesus RPV Feb 2 2020 Bible Study: Click to download Bible study slides: Blessed Happy Joy + gospel icebert in 4 slides.pptx Full Service:
Watch Dr. Eschelbach's sermon on the Sadducees testing Jesus about the resurrection of the dead. God is not the god of the dead but of the living! Watch Dr. Eschelbach conduct Bible class on Matthew 9-12.
Dr. Eschelbach was back at Christ Lutheran Church Ranchos Palos Verde this Sunday. Watch him deliver a sermon here: And watch him lead a Bible study here: Revelation 14:6-7 14:6 Then I saw another angel flying in midheaven, with an eternal gospel to proclaim to those who live on the earth--to every nation and tribe … Continue reading Sunday Service October 27, 2019
Genesis 32:22-30 32:22 The same night he arose and took his two wives, his two maids, and his eleven children, and crossed the ford of the Jabbok. 32:23 He took them and sent them across the stream, and likewise everything that he had. 32:24 And Jacob was left alone; and a man wrestled … Continue reading Homily on Prayer October 20, 2019
Dr. Eschelbach served at Christ Lutheran Church Ranchos Palos Verdes again on 9/29. You can watch him conduct a study of Ephesians 1:3-14 here: And you can watch the church service here: