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Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer

The Sacraments, Part 2 of 3 (500th Anniversary Protestant Reformation)

April 24, 2017

A reborn Martin Luther faced a hostile crowd of church leaders who demanded that he recant his writings. Knowing he could be signing his death warrant, he said “no.” In the Germany of the 1500s, Martin Luther faced the supreme test of his faith.

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Martin Luther unleashed a firestorm of controversy as his 95 theses attacked many corrupt practices in the church of his day. That controversy became a revolution, and a reformation. Let’s learn more about how far away from scripture the church had gotten.
April 21, 2017
Martin Luther fought an uphill battle to bring the Bible back as the prime rule of faith and life in the church of his day. His efforts brought about the Reformation. He boldly confronted the unbiblical idea of indulgences, by which money would release a soul from purgatory.
April 20, 2017
Martin Luther was a monk torn in spirit, uncertain if God accepted him. His journey to find peace with God led him to the Bible, where he found the transforming way of faith. Let’s look at Martin Luther confronting a crisis of soul. 
April 19, 2017
One believer ran a race against the grain of his day. In an era of spiritual darkness it almost cost him his life. But his allegiance to the scriptures led to a breakthrough of faith that still reverberates today.
April 18, 2017
In Israel, you can stand on the very mount from which Jesus Christ ascended to His father in heaven. Prophecies foretell his return to that same Mount of Olives to set up his kingdom. Let’s look at how Jesus is ruling in heaven even now. 
April 17, 2017
For 40 days the resurrected Jesus walked the roads of Israel. But then the time came for a journey into the sky. Angels attended as Jesus rose into the air until the clouds took him out of sight. Here is more about what it means for Jesus to be in heaven. 
April 14, 2017
The event at the Mount of Olives was unforgettable: Jesus rose into the sky and out of sight. His ascension marked the beginning of a new ministry: interceding for His people at God’s right hand. In this message, Dr. Lutzer explains what that role is all about.
April 13, 2017
We can’t comprehend the transformation that awaits us. With glorified bodies, we’ll see all of creation reborn in a cosmic chorus of praise. Let’s examine the transcendent finale to the symphony of God’s glory: the end of time, and the beginning of a radiant eternity.
April 12, 2017
One day, the chaos of earthquakes and tsunamis will be no more. All of creation will resound with the glory of God, free from the curse of the fall that left creation groaning, waiting for its rebirth. God will reign supreme over a new earth.  
April 11, 2017
Our sins slow us down in the race of life. But for believers, sin will be no more in the eternity yet to come. With nothing between us and God, our joy will be boundless. Let’s discover more about the way things will be one day. 
April 10, 2017
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The end is near. These words can be a wake-up call or a comfort. While acknowledging that what is yet to come for the world is beyond the scope of our finite minds, Pastor Erwin Lutzer reminds us that we have not been left completely in the dark. The King Is Coming has been written precisely to aid your personal examination of Scripture’s prophecies. Saturated with both humility and a sense of urgency, this book not only provides answers for those questioning what happens next, but also empowerment to live accordingly in the here and now. Click below to receive this book for a gift of any amount or call Moody Church Media at 1.800.215.5001.

About Running To Win

Running the race of life is hard. But with the Bible front and center and a heart to encourage, Pastor Erwin Lutzer presents clear Bible teaching, helping you make it across the finish line. Since 2011, this 25-minute program has provided a Godward focus and features listeners’ questions.

About Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer

Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer is Pastor Emeritus of The Moody Church where he served as the Senior Pastor for 36 years (1980-2016). He earned a B.Th. from Winnipeg Bible College, a Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary, a M.A. in Philosophy from Loyola University, and an honorary LL.D. from the Simon Greenleaf School of Law (Now Trinity Law School).

A clear expositor of the Bible, he is the featured speaker on two radio programs: Running to Win—a daily Bible-teaching broadcast and Songs in the Night—an evening program that’s been airing since 1943. Running To Win broadcasts on a thousand outlets in the U.S. and across more than fifty countries in seven languages. His speaking engagements include Bible conferences and seminars, both domestically and internationally, including Russia, the Republic of Belarus, Germany, Scotland, Guatemala, and Japan. He has led tours to Israel and to the cities of the Protestant Reformation in Europe.

Pastor Lutzer is also a prolific author of over seventy books, including the bestselling We Will Not Be Silenced, One Minute After You Die, and the Gold Medallion Award winner, Hitler’s Cross. Pastor Lutzer and Rebecca live in the Chicago area and have three grown children and eight grandchildren. Connect with Pastor Lutzer on X (@ErwinLutzer) or moodymedia.org.

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