Open as PDFPrint PostEarly in the year 1530, Emperor Charles V called for an imperial diet to be held in Augsburg, Germany.  The assembly was to deal with the growing problem of the Turks and the disagreement between the Lutherans and Roman Catholics which was dividing the church.  Martin Luther was unable to attend this…

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Open as PDFPrint PostToday the church celebrates the birth of the forerunner of Christ. This date, June 24, comes from the Annunciation account, when Mary visited her aunt. Elizabeth was in her sixth month of pregnancy, and we are now six months away from Christmas.  Interestingly, this feast in the church year is one of…

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