Wrestling With the Basics from KFUO Radio

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Wrestling With the Basics (WWB) a humorous approach to Bible Study hosted by Rev. John Lukomski and Rev. Matt Clark.

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In Good Hands --- 2019/07/13

July 14th, 2019

Today's program looks at 2 Timothy.

A Family Affair --- 2019/07/06

July 13th, 2019

Today's program looks at 2 Timothy.

Death Letter --- 2019/06/29

July 13th, 2019

Today’s program looks at Revelation.

Coming Down --- 2019/06/22

June 25th, 2019

Today’s program looks at Revelation 21 and John 1.

This is the first episode with Pastor Lukomski coming to you from Northfield, Minnesota, where the …

Who Are These? --- 2019/06/15

June 17th, 2019

Today’s program looks at Revelation 7.

Butchered --- 2019/06/08

June 10th, 2019

Today’s program looks at Revelation 5.

Reasons for the Season: Ascension --- 2019/05/25

May 29th, 2019

Today's program looks at Jesus's Ascension and why it's important for you!

Drop Dead God --- 2019/05/18

May 20th, 2019

Today’s program looks at Revelation 1.

Sinning Daily, but Daily Forgiveness --- 2019/05/11

May 13th, 2019

Today’s program looks at 1 Corinthians 15.

What’s Passover Got to Do With It? --- 2019/05/04

May 6th, 2019

Today’s program looks at the connection between Passover and Easter.

The Notorious Men of Good Friday --- 2019/04/20

April 22nd, 2019

Today’s program looks at the Good Friday account and the people mentioned in the story.

Surprise Palm Sunday Guests --- 2019/04/13

April 15th, 2019

Today’s program looks at the unique things in the Palm Sunday reading from Matthew 21.

Time to Trust --- 2019/04/06

April 8th, 2019

Today’s program looks at the story of Moses and the Israelites in Exodus 14.

The Christian Life and Participation Trophies --- 2019/03/30

April 1st, 2019

Today’s program looks living the Christian life in 1 Corinthians 9.

Moses Smackdown --- 2019/03/23

March 25th, 2019

Today’s program looks at Psalm 90 and all about Moses.

A Greater Exodus --- 2019/03/16

March 18th, 2019

Today’s program looks at references to the Transfiguration in the Old Testament.

Transfiguration in the Old Testament --- 2019/03/09

March 11th, 2019

Today’s program looks at references to the Transfiguration in the Old Testament.

Not a Cleverly Devised Myth --- 2019/03/02

March 4th, 2019

Today’s program looks at the story of the Transfiguration from Peter’s perspective.

Peter & You, Part 2 --- 2019/02/23

February 25th, 2019

Today’s program looks at the story of Peter and what that has to do with you.

Peter & You Pt. 1 --- 2019/02/16

February 18th, 2019

Today’s program looks at the story of Peter.

Fruits of the Faith --- 2019/02/09

February 11th, 2019

Today’s program looks at the fruits of the faith in Romans 12.

Body Parts --- 2019/02/02

February 4th, 2019

Today’s program looks at how we are the Body of Christ.

He Sweats the Small Stuff --- 2019/01/26

January 28th, 2019

Today’s program looks at the first of Jesus’ miracles at the Wedding at Cana.

Good News for Outsiders --- 2019/01/19

January 22nd, 2019

Today’s program looks at the Epiphany and the gifts of the Magi.

Revealing Jesus --- 2019/01/12

January 14th, 2019

Today’s program looks at the Epiphany and what it means.

WB Does Christmas: The Star --- 2019/01/04

January 4th, 2019

Rev. “Jolly” John Lukomski and Rev. Matt “Youngblood” Clark share a few of their favorite things during the 12 Days of Christmas. This episode is …

WB Does Christmas: Simeon --- 2019/01/04

January 4th, 2019

Rev. “Jolly” John Lukomski and Rev. Matt “Youngblood” Clark share a few of their favorite things during the 12 Days of Christmas. This episode is …

WB Does Christmas: The Manger --- 2019/01/04

January 4th, 2019

Rev. “Jolly” John Lukomski and Rev. Matt “Youngblood” Clark share a few of their favorite things during the 12 Days of Christmas. This episode is …

WB Does Christmas: The Shepherds --- 2019/01/04

January 4th, 2019

Rev. “Jolly” John Lukomski and Rev. Matt “Youngblood” Clark share a few of their favorite things during the 12 Days of Christmas. This episode is …

WB Does Christmas: Swaddling Clothes --- 2019/01/04

January 4th, 2019

Rev. “Jolly” John Lukomski and Rev. Matt “Youngblood” Clark share a few of their favorite things during the 12 Days of Christmas. This episode is …

WB Does Christmas: The Angel Gabriel --- 2019/01/04

January 4th, 2019

Rev. “Jolly” John Lukomski and Rev. Matt “Youngblood” Clark share a few of their favorite things during the 12 Days of Christmas. This episode is …

Semi-Christmas Special --- 2018/12/22

January 4th, 2019

Today’s program looks at Advent and Christmas in this 2018 Semi-Christmas Special.

God Comes to the Rescue --- 2018/12/15

December 17th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of the battle of Jericho.

Show Me the Money --- 2018/11/24

November 26th, 2018

Today’s program looks at Mark 12:38ff.

Good, Good, Good, Good Creation --- 2018/11/10

November 12th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the good creation.

James: In this Together --- 2018/11/03

November 5th, 2018

Today’s program looks at more of the book of James.

James: Taming of the Tongue --- 2018/10/27

October 31st, 2018

Today’s program looks at taming of the tongue and what that really means.

James’s Wisdom – Impartiality --- 2018/10/20

October 22nd, 2018

Today’s program looks at the wisdom and impartiality in James.

Wisdom of James --- 2018/10/13

October 15th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the wisdom of James.

You and the Widow of Zarephath: Part 2 --- 2018/10/06

October 8th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of the Widow of Zarephath in 1 Kings 17.

You and the Widow of Zarephath: Part 1 --- 2018/09/29

October 1st, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of the Widow of Zarephath in 1 Kings 17.

Herdsmen and Hypocrites --- 2018/09/15

September 17th, 2018

Today’s program looks at Herdsmen and Hypocrites, especially in Mark 7.

Walk By Faith --- 2018/09/08

September 10th, 2018

Today’s program looks at walking by faith and not by sight, as the Bible says in 2 Corinthians 5:6-7.

Firstborns and Prayers of Pride --- 2018/09/01

September 5th, 2018

Today's program looks at Cain and Abel, tax collectors and sinners.

Acting in Faith or in Sin --- 2018/08/26

August 27th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of Cain and Abel in Genesis 4.

Restoration in Jesus --- 2018/08/18

August 20th, 2018

Today’s program looks at Jesus reinstating Peter in John 21:15ff.

Jesus Lives, and that’s a Big Deal --- 2018/08/11

August 6th, 2018

Today’s program looks at Job 19:25 and Job’s faith in his Redeemer.

The Story of Job Part 2 --- 2018/07/28

July 30th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of Job.

I Know that My Redeemer Lives: Job Part 1 --- 2018/07/21

July 23rd, 2018

Today’s program looks at hope in the story of Job.

Promises, Hebrew Words, and Hymns --- 2018/07/07

July 9th, 2018

Today’s program looks at Genesis 15 about God’s promises to Abraham and also the hymn “Abide with Me.”

Lots of Descendants, Lots of Dust --- 2018/06/30

July 2nd, 2018

Today’s program looks at Genesis chapter 15, God’s covenant with Abram.

Dumb Guys at Pentecost: Part 2 --- 2018/06/23

June 25th, 2018

Today's program looks at the people at Pentecost and why they were dumb.

Dumb Guys at Pentecost: Part 1 --- 2018/06/16

June 18th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the people who where there at the Pentecost in the book of Acts.

Dumb Guys at the Tower of Babel --- 2018/06/09

June 11th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of the Tower of Babel in Genesis 11.

Tax Collectors and Little Children --- 2018/06/02

June 4th, 2018

Today’s program looks at back to back stories in Luke 18 about the Pharisee and the Tax Collector, and then the Little Children and Jesus.

Look at the Snake --- 2018/05/26

May 30th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of the bronze serpent in Numbers 21.

Pentecost: Resurrection & Prison Part Two --- 2018/05/19

May 21st, 2018

Today’s program looks at the festival of Pentecost.

The Sin of Vegetables; Resurrection & Prison Part 1 --- 2018/05/12

May 16th, 2018

Today's program looks at what on earth Pastor Lukomski and Pastor Clark mean by the sin of vegetables, and a sneak peek into the resurrection and prison.

The Easter Effect --- 2018/05/05

May 7th, 2018

Today’s program looks at how Easter affects our lives today.

Dry Bones --- 2018/04/28

April 30th, 2018

Today’s program looks at dry bones and what that means for you.

With or Without Flesh --- 2018/04/14

April 17th, 2018

Today’s program looks at flesh – with or without it.

Easter Preachin’ --- 2018/04/07

April 14th, 2018

Today’s program looks at sermons from Paul throughout the New Testament, especially the book of Acts.

Why’d Jesus Do It? --- 2018/03/31

March 26th, 2018

Today’s program looks at why Jesus did what He did, as explained in Mark 10:35ff.

Hard Passages: Jacob Wrestles with God --- 2018/03/17

March 19th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story in Genesis of Jacob wrestling with God.

Hard Passages: Abraham Sacrifices His Son --- 2018/03/10

March 12th, 2018

Today’s program looks at Genesis 22, the account of Abraham and Isaac.

In a Dark Blue Funk --- 2018/03/03

March 5th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of Samuel.

More Than Meets the Eye --- 2018/02/24

February 26th, 2018

Today’s program looks at what’s more thank meets the eye in Jesus’ Transfiguration.

All Things Are Lawful For Me --- 2018/02/17

February 19th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the people of Corinth and Paul’s experiences there.

Seeing the Back Side of God --- 2018/02/03

February 5th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of Joseph and how Martin Luther equates that story to seeing the back side of God.

Talking About Moses --- 2018/01/27

January 29th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of Moses.

Daniel Gets Thrown to the Lions --- 2018/01/20

January 23rd, 2018

Today's program looks at more silly jokes, Jesus coin (like bitcoin, only...not), and more of the story of Daniel, including serving unjust authorities.

Don’t Kill Innocent Plants --- 2018/01/13

January 16th, 2018

Today’s program looks at the story of Daniel.

It’s In Your Stars --- 2018/01/06

January 8th, 2018

The surprising prophet who predicted the Christmas star and other unexpected events of the Epiphany. After all, it’s supposed to be an epiphany!

Christmas Extravaganza --- 2017/12/23

January 8th, 2018

Today’s is the annual Christmas cavalcade featuring Christmas jokes, the Jalapeño Chorus and the one thing left on your Christmas to-do list.

Jesus is Coming to Town --- 2017/12/16

December 18th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the Christmas prophecies of Jeremiah 23 & Isaiah 7.

Sheep and Goats: The Sequel --- 2017/12/09

December 13th, 2017

Today's program looks at who are sheep and who are goats.

The Abomination of Desolation: Sheep & Goats --- 2017/12/02

December 4th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the abomination of desolation, sheep & goats.

Choking Your Neighbor --- 2017/11/25

November 27th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the Parable of the Ungrateful Servant.

Another Thing Every Lutheran Should Know: The Means of Grace --- 2017/11/18

November 27th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the Means of Grace and why every Lutheran should know them inside and out.

I Think You Spelled "Vacation" Wrong --- 2017/11/11

November 13th, 2017

Today’s program looks at vocation and Martin Luther’s teaching on it.

Reformation History Today --- 2017/11/04

November 6th, 2017

Today’s program looks at how the Reformation affects us today.

Party Like It’s 1517! --- 2017/10/28

October 30th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the history of the Reformation and changes that came about because of this historical event.

Widow of Who? --- 2017/10/21

October 16th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the story of the Widow of Nain.

Mary, Martha, and the Good Samaritan --- 2017/10/07

October 9th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the story of Mary and Martha, and how this story relates to the Parable of the Good Samaritan.

Serving Your Neighbor --- 2017/09/30

October 2nd, 2017

Today’s program looks at the Parable of the Good Samaritan.

Take Heart, Do Not Be Afraid. --- 2017/09/23

September 25th, 2017

Today’s program is a continuation of looking at the 6th petition of the Lord’s Prayer, And lead us not into temptation. Find the catechism at catechism.cph.org.

Catch Me! --- 2017/09/16

September 18th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the 6th petition of the Lord’s Prayer, And lead us not into temptation. Find the catechism at catechism.cph.org.

One More Eclipse --- 2017/09/09

September 11th, 2017

Today’s program looks at another eclipse.

What Makes Jesus Cry? --- 2017/09/02

September 11th, 2017

Listen in to today’s episode about what makes Jesus cry.

Tackling the Tough Stuff --- 2017/08/19

August 21st, 2017

Today’s program looks at a difficult Bible passage, 2 Samuel 23. Today’s special guests are Pastor Clark’s children Noah and Anna.

Even the Evil Get Daily Bread --- 2017/08/12

August 14th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the Fourth Petition of the Lord’s Prayer, "Give us this day our daily bread." Find the Lord’s Prayer and explanation at catechism.cph.org. Today’s special guests are Pastor Clark’s kids Noah and …

Created with Imperfections --- 2017/08/05

August 7th, 2017

Today’s program looks at why people are afflicted with disease and trials.

The Kingdom’s Coming to Us --- 2017/07/29

July 31st, 2017

Today’s program looks at the 3rd and 4th petitions of the Lord’s Prayer. Find these at catechism.cph.org.

God is Holy and We are Not --- 2017/07/22

July 24th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the 2nd Petition of the Lord’s Prayer, "Hallowed by Your Name." Find the Lord's Prayer at catechism.cph.org. Today’s special guests are Pastor Lukomski’s grandkids Eric and Lauren, and his …

Vending Machine in the Sky --- 2017/07/15

July 10th, 2017

Today’s program looks at prayer, particularly the Lord’s Prayer, and how God our Father is not a vending machine in the sky! Find the Lord's Prayer …

Stewards of Creation --- 2017/07/01

July 5th, 2017

Today’s program looks at creation, the environment, and Genesis 1.

Why Did Jesus Descend into Hell? --- 2017/06/24

June 26th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the Apostles’ Creed and why Jesus had to descend into hell.

Teaching On the Hard Stuff --- 2017/06/17

June 19th, 2017

Today’s program looks at a New Testament passage Pastor Lukomski hasn’t ever preached on – John 16:23ff. "Ask and you will receive."

Where’s the Trinity in the Bible? --- 2017/06/10

June 12th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the Holy Trinity and where it appears in the Bible

Nobody Gives Cards on Pentecost --- 2017/06/03

June 5th, 2017

Today’s program looks at what Pentecost is, why it’s celebrated, and why it’s so important in the life of the church.

Thieves and Wolves and Shepherds, Oh My! --- 2017/05/27

May 22nd, 2017

Today’s program looks at Jesus as the Shepherd and Gatekeeper, protecting us from the Thief and the Wolf.

Incredulous Thomas --- 2017/05/13

May 15th, 2017

Today’s program looks at a few more points about the story of Doubting Thomas. Find the painting Pastor Matt Clark references, "The Incredulity of …

Peace and Jesus’ Hands and Feet --- 2017/05/06

May 8th, 2017

Today’s program looks at Easter stories, including the story of Doubting Thomas.

Glory of the Resurrection --- 2017/04/29

May 1st, 2017

Today’s program looks at Easter and the resurrection, especially the differences between the Easter stories in the four Gospels.

Buried in the Tomb --- 2017/04/15

April 17th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the burial of Jesus and the importance of the resurrection.

Palm Sunday and Holy Week --- 2017/04/08

April 10th, 2017

Today’s program looks at Palm Sunday and the significance of Holy Week.

Let’s Talk Food. --- 2017/04/01

April 3rd, 2017

Today’s program looks at the feeding of the 5000.

Reflection of a Sinner --- 2017/03/25

March 28th, 2017

Today’s program looks at temptation, the original sin, and how sin changes our reflections.

Temptation --- 2017/03/18

March 20th, 2017

Today’s program looks at temptation, especially the original temptation in Genesis.

Luther’s Last Words --- 2017/03/11

March 13th, 2017

Today’s program looks at Luther’s last words.

Getting Ready for Lent --- 2017/03/04

March 6th, 2017

Today’s program looks at how we can prepare for the Lenten season.

The Only Answer to Fear --- 2017/02/25

February 27th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the only answer to fear in the context of Jesus’ Transfiguration.

Jesus on the Mountain --- 2017/02/18

February 20th, 2017

Today’s program looks at Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount in the Gospel of Matthew.

Unworthy --- 2017/02/11

February 13th, 2017

Today’s program looks at the story of the faith of the Centurion in Matthew 8.

Faith & Love --- 2017/02/04

February 6th, 2017

Today’s program looks at God showing his glory through Jesus’ miracles, specifically in Matthew 8.

Where's the Unity? --- 2017/01/28

January 31st, 2017

Today’s program looks at unity in Christ in Paul’s letter to the church.

A New Year with Boy Jesus in the Temple --- 2017/01/21

January 23rd, 2017

Wrestling With the Basics - A New Year with Boy Jesus in the Temple

A New Year with Psalm 90 --- 2017/01/14

January 17th, 2017

Wrestling With the Basics - A New Year with Psalm 90

The Name of Jesus --- 2017/01/07

January 9th, 2017

Wrestling With the Basics - The Name of Jesus

More about Advent --- 2016/12/17

January 4th, 2017

Wrestling With the Basics - More about Advent

What’s the Deal with Advent? --- 2016/12/10

December 12th, 2016

Wrestling With the Basics - What’s the Deal with Advent?

Happy Birthday Luther --- 2016/12/03

December 6th, 2016

Wrestling With the Basics - Happy Birthday Luther

A Time of Mourning --- 2016/11/26

November 28th, 2016

Wrestling With the Basics - A Time of Mourning

Why There Might Be Beer but No Marriage in Heaven --- 2016/11/19

November 21st, 2016

Wrestling With the Basics - Why There Might Be Beer but No Marriage in Heaven

Reformation: Nothing New --- 2016/11/12

November 14th, 2016

Wrestling With the Basics - Reformation: Nothing New

Martin Luther in Person: Part 2 --- 2016/11/05

November 7th, 2016

Wrestling With the Basics - Martin Luther in Person: Part 2

Martin Luther in Person: Part 1 --- 2016/10/29

October 31st, 2016

Wrestling With the Basics - Martin Luther in Person: Part 1

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