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This is what we are for

This is what we are for

Christ is Born! Christ is Born for us, indeed! Merry Christmas! Wow, it feels so good to be turning another yearly calendar page into 2021, even as it still feels very much like the same days over and over again. I often take time in January newsletters to reflect on...
This is what we are for

Trinity Bible Challenge

Where to start? What’s the benefit outside of worship? How do we listen with a Lutheran lens? A couple weeks ago, Pastor Chris shared a video called “Bible Matters: 4 times a week impact.”  In the video, these two guys chat about recent research about folks’...
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Pandemic Revelations

I read an article the other day from a pastor that described these last six months of pandemic as “revealing.” It’s felt that way for me and my family. Being sheltered, slowing down, and limiting our interactions has put life more fully on the table. It’s peeled back...
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Re-entry, Re-hopening, and Redesigning

For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them.   – Matthew 18:20 I heard a conversation on the radio about a month ago that featured a local coffee house and roaster in the Twin Cities. They were talking about how their business has changed and...
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Life Faith Formation For Such A Time As This

Uncertain. Unknown. Upended. Exhausted. Lose-Lose. Planning for anything right now is so difficult. Strategizing for this future is so stressful. This time of year, like most schools, the church is typically in full-on visioning mode. We take stock of the last...