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Jonathan Ruehs

Rev. Jonathan Ruehs is the Associate Pastor in charge of outreach in the campus ministry department at Concordia University in Irvine, California.

The Transitional Road from High School Senior to College Freshman

How can you help high school students successfully transition into college life? Continue reading

0 Comments / 192 View / June 20, 2016

Bible Study: The Problem of Suffering

a Bible study on the problem with suffering Continue reading

0 Comments / 724 View / August 1, 2014

Bible Study: Is There More Than One Way to Get to God?

People in today’s world talk a lot about spirituality and paths to God, but in Christianity we believe that there is only one way, and that it is God who makes the path to us. Continue reading

0 Comments / 376 View / July 3, 2014

Apologia: Sanctity of Life

An explanation of what we believe about the Sanctity of Life. Continue reading

0 Comments / 52 View / November 30, 2012

Bible Study: Hall of Heroes

Bible Study: Hall of Heroes

We stand shoulder to shoulder with heroes of the past in the great Kingdom halls of our Savior! Continue reading

0 Comments / 1149 View / August 21, 2012

Devotion: Cosmic Celebration

Devotion: Cosmic Celebration

Jesus’ victory over evil is cause for a cosmic celebration! Continue reading

0 Comments / 133 View / August 14, 2012

Devotion: The Light Saber of the Spirit

Devotion: The Light Saber of the Spirit

Jesus helps us in our daily battles against the powers of darkness. Continue reading

0 Comments / 219 View / August 7, 2012

Devotion: May the Force…er…Lord be with You

Devotion: May the Force…er…Lord be with You

The Holy Spirit empowers us to grow in faith in God. Continue reading

0 Comments / 206 View / August 2, 2012

Devotion: So You Want to be a Disciple, Do You?

Devotion: So You Want to be a Disciple, Do You?

When we feel overly burdened, we can remember Jesus’ call to be our burden-bearer. Continue reading

0 Comments / 171 View / July 27, 2012

Bible Study: David and Jonathan

Bible Study: David and Jonathan

David and Jonathan provide an interesting case study in godly friendships, as an unlikely pair given David’s destiny to serve as the “Anointed King” of Israel in place of Prince Jonathan whose father hates David. The “soap opera-esque” dynamics provide an interesting look at how a friendship that is founded in Jesus can overcome all kinds of worldly obstacles. Continue reading

2 Comments / 1565 View / April 16, 2012