Voter Apathy Still #1 Problem. Does anyone care?

There is a highly motivated and well-organized campaign underway to elect a new president and change the direction of Synod. With voter registration being significantly down this convention cycle (by about 855)*, they may just get their wish. Meanwhile, President Harrison has … Continue reading

2016 Conference Video Study — Reformation Preaching

The following are some reflection/study questions for watching the presentation by Pr. Hull on “Reformation Preaching”: Whose beard surpasses Pr. Hull’s beard? What is the serious problem Pr. Hull speaks about in the Synod? What’s the primary purpose of the … Continue reading

2016 Steadfast Conference Recap – Texans show some great hospitality and Lutherans confess great theology

Today marked the last day of the 2016 Steadfast Lutherans Conference.   This year was a marked difference than previous years.  Instead of braving blizzards and freezing temps to hear good theology and so forth in Naperville, the conference was … Continue reading

Steadfast Lutherans Conference going on now in Tomball, Texas!

The Brothers of John the Steadfast conference is going on now in Tomball, Texas! Be sure to follow us on Twitter using the hashtag #bjs2016 (anyone tweeting from the conference, please use this hashtag!) Or link to our page here … Continue reading

An invite to the 2016 Conference for anyone still undecided (or afraid of crowds)

Editor’s Note – Thanks to Vanessa for putting together this piece to help invite those who haven’t registered yet for the conference.  Registration has been picking up these past couple weeks.   I’m not what you call a people-person. Sure, … Continue reading

Ten Reasons to Attend the BJS Conference in Texas

Texas BBQ. Who doesn’t love good food, especially with new friends? The weather. Let’s be real, sometimes winter in the north can get cold. Come catch some sun! The beach. With the gulf just a short jaunt away, extend your … Continue reading

Conference Registration Gifts Awarded — Still Time to Register for a Great Conference

The free conference registrations gifts from have been awarded. There still is time to register for this great BJS 2016 Conference. The Conference features: Rev. Larry Beane – Reformation Worship Then and Now Rev. John Pless – Reformation Catechesis … Continue reading

No Pietists Allowed parties

One of the many joys of the Steadfast Conference is the times to get together in the evenings. The No Pietists Allowed parties are joyous occasions to get to know one another better, to meet up with friends, or just … Continue reading

Free — Conference Registration Gift to Next Three Registrants

The next three people who register for and attend the Brothers of John the Steadfast Conference, February 4-6, 2016, will receive free at the conference in Tomball, Texas, the “Gerhard-Pless Package.” This package is a gift from It is a selection … Continue reading

Steadfast Lutherans Conference – Start the celebration of the Reformation with us

This coming year will be filled with much fanfare about the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.  The Synod has already begun to prepare for some of it as well.  CPH has released a line of Reformation 500 items already.  So … Continue reading

Last Call — Register now for our Conference February 2016 — Confess Old to Reach All

LAST CALL for early registration!   Be sure to tie a string around your finger!   Discounts end on 12-31-2015!   Click here for more information.   Save the date – February 4-6, 2016 – the conference of the Brothers … Continue reading

Register now for the Steadfast Conference to save some money!

The 2016 Steadfast Lutherans Conference is fast approaching!  Come on down and enjoy February in Texas!  Enjoy a whole spectrum of great speakers teaching on Reformation topics that are timely. (do you think Pr. Beane may have something to say … Continue reading

2016 Conference Registration Now Open!

            “It’s Time” to register for our conference.   Click HERE to go to the registration page.   … Continue reading

February in Texas! BJS Conference Dates Announced

Save the date – February 4-6, 2016 – the conference of the Brothers of John the Steadfast.  A theme and more details will follow, but here is what I can tell you right now: A NEW LOCATION – Zion Lutheran … Continue reading