First and foremost we are disciples of Jesus Christ. As Lutherans we accept the teachings of Martin Luther (1483 – 1546). He realized that there were significant differences between what he read in the Bible and the practices of the church at that time. Today, we still hold to the basic principles of Luther’s teachings such as grace alone, faith alone, scripture alone. These comprise the very essence of Lutheranism:
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