Congratulations!

Congratulations to our sisters and brothers in Christ of Grace Road Congregation!  Their new pastor will begin this Sunday! His name is Byung-Hyun Lee; Pastor Lee and his wife and 2 children have arrived from South Carolina! Please keep the Grace Road community and Pastor Lee and family in your prayers this week....

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Readings for this Sunday 03/11/18

Readings for this Sunday First Reading: Numbers 21:4-9 Second Reading: Ephesians 2:1-10 Gospel: John 3:14-21 The fourth of the Old Testament promises this Lent is the promise God makes to Moses: those who look on the bronze serpent will live. In today’s gospel Jesus says he will be lifted up on the cross...

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Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Fires and Violence. Devastation — and yet hope in Christ…

To receive a message from Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton about how Christ is with us during these questioning times. Go to:  http://elca.org Also… Presiding Bishop responds to DACA announcement… CHICAGO (Sept. 5, 2017) – The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), has issued...

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WE ARE A PRAYING PEOPLE

WE ARE A PRAYING PEOPLE Please be in prayer today for the following: All affected by the earthquake on the Iraq/Iran border.  The plight of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya people-fleeing their homeland in Myanmar.  the UN is calling their crisis the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis. More than half a million...

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Pastor's Ponderings..

During the Sundays of Lent we are taking a closer look at the covenants God has made with God’s people and walking through the story of Jesus’ teaching, death and resurrection once again. The covenant with Noah shows us a God who promises to not do us harm, but instead...

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Celebrating Judy…

Friends and family of Judy- we invite you to celebrate the life of Judy Simpson Platts on February 17, 2018 @ 2:00 PM at St. Luke Lutheran Church. After the service we will meet in Pontoppidan Hall for a reception time. During the reception, we will have an “open mic”...

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WE ARE A PRAYING PEOPLE

Please be in prayer today for the following: All affected by the earthquake on the Iraq/Iran border. The plight of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya people-fleeing their homeland in Myanmar. the UN is calling their crisis the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis. More than half a million have fled the...

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Pastor's Ponderings…

In the season of ADVENT we enter into the story of humanity longing for, waiting for a savior.  We hear the voices of our ancestors, oppressed and suffering, telling the stories generation after generation about a time that would one day arrive when God would act on their behalf.   They longed for...

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