Reaffirmation in 2019

Reaffirmation in 2019

Notice, I did not use the word “resolution”! I am just attempting to “reaffirm” ideas and thoughts you no doubt already have had or perhaps even nurtured in the past. The Church Health Center has submitted this Model for Healthy Living: FAITH LIFE: Building a...
What does Christmas really mean?

What does Christmas really mean?

See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.Isaiah 43:19I was having coffee with a hiking friend the other morning and we were talking about Christmas. My friend recently...
ELCA Good Gifts Program

ELCA Good Gifts Program

As members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), we believe that God is calling us into the world – together. And with generous, loving hands, we can make a difference. ELCA Good Gifts is your opportunity to provide critical support to the ministries...
Christ and Christmas

Christ and Christmas

“For unto you is born this day in the City of David, a Savior who is Christ the Lord.” Luke 2:10,11. This is how Luke re-tells the story that predates our Christmas holiday. Fast forward to 2018. Will we be re-telling the same Christmas story?  Or will our rendition...
The Days are Surely Coming

The Days are Surely Coming

The days are surely coming, says the Lord, when I will fulfill the promise I made to the house of Israel and the house of Judah. In those days and at that time I will cause a righteous Branch to spring up for David; and he shall execute justice and righteousness in...