Baby Hats Ministry

By: Vickie Denning, Communications While training midwives in poverty-stricken areas in Africa, Sandy Buffington observed that putting hats on newborns led to higher survival rates. In 2008, Sandy and her husband, Buff, launched a ministry that networks people across...

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Elizabeth Eaton re-elected presiding bishop of the ELCA

Note: You can find the baby hats article here By: ELCA MILWAUKEE — The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton was re-elected presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) Aug. 6 at the 2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly. On the first ballot, 897 votes were cast...

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Financial Peace University

Are you tired of money stress? Ready to master budgeting? Would you like to build a financial safety net? Wanting to plan for the future? TVLC will host Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University nine-week program to help you take control of your money. The personal...

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What happens when you empower youth?

By Aviry Christy, Family Ministries It took over 700 miles of driving, countless hours of hard work, and a few sleepless nights. Why? Why do we as a church go on mission trips? Why did members of this church come together though prayer and financial support to make...

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Mental Health Minute: A Work In Progress

By: Dani Kolsrud, Mental Health Representative Mental illness has existed as long as we can trace the history of people.  Like any other medical condition we study, an evolution of types, diagnosis, and treatments are noted. We call it medical progress. And thank...

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Bishop’s Letter: Just Visiting

"Teach us to number our days and recognize how few they are; help us to spend them as we should." Psalm 90:12 While working at Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest, I once met a refugee woman named Anastasia. When I asked her what she appreciated most about her...

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Consider Donating Appreciated Stock

If you own appreciated stock, consider meeting your 2019 financial commitment to the church by donating common stock or mutual funds to TVLC. The actual stock or mutual fund must be directly transferred to TVLC’s brokerage account. The church would subsequently sell...

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What Would You Do?

By: Vickie Denning, Stewardship What would you do? What would you do if you were a renter and your toilet quit working? What would you do if you took your car for repair and suddenly, completely unrelated, your radiator sprang a leak and needed repair? What would you...

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