Some of the best ideas end up in an entirely different place than you first imagined... This particular story begins with a challenge. While it's a blessing to have lived in so many places in the United States and around the world... The challenge is - how do you keep up with your nieces and … Continue reading Lent In A Bag
Lenten Devotional 2019
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Encounter The Promise
Abstract and Theme- We live in a world and culture of broken promises and relationships. Broken families, friendships, marriages, relationships with co-workers… It happens in our schools, neighborhoods, homes, government, and our churches. As we move into a culture that has found itself living into the idea of expressive individualism and "my truth," how … Continue reading Encounter The Promise
From Ashes to Easter
From Ashes to Easter, by the Rev. Dr. David M. Wendel, NALC Assistant to the Bishop for Ministry and Ecumenism, is now available. The 2018 Lenten devotions follow the daily Bible reading calendar being used throughout the NALC, the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod and Lutheran Church—Canada. From Ashes to Easter is available for download in two … Continue reading From Ashes to Easter
As an Easter Vigil, gather together in the form of an open house so people can come and go or stay for the entire event. The main focus was to read Scripture out loud beginning around dinner time. There were a variety of hands on, creative projects while Scripture is being read, such as: dying Easter … Continue reading Easter Vigil