About Us

What is The Lutheran Column?

The goal of The Lutheran Column is to educate Lutherans and other Christians about biblical truth from unique Lutheran voices across the United States. TLC is wholly affiliated with the LCMS and holds to the Lutheran Confessions.

Meet Ricky, the Editor-in-Chief

rickyGarrick Sinclair “Ricky” Beckett is the editor-in-chief of The Lutheran Column. Ricky’s alma mater is Concordia University-Ann Arbor who graduated from the Pre-Seminary program with a major in Christian Thought and a minor in Theological Languages. These languages include his proficiency in Greek, Hebrew, Aramaic, and Latin. He is currently a seminarian at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis as he continues his studies in becoming a Lutheran pastor. He is also a U.S. Army veteran, having served as a professional saxophonist in the Army Bands. With his career goal to be a Lutheran pastor in the LCMS (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod), Ricky enjoys doing photography and writing.  On his free time, Ricky enjoys doing photography, writing poetry and short stories, reading, playing and composing music, and playing video games. He is also a writer of Christian Living with Geeks Under Grace and the CEO of Martin Luther Gaming.