Month: October 2017

The Reformation

Today is Reformation Sunday, and this year Lutherans are commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation! Reformation Sunday remembers when Martin Luther posted his 95 Theses in Wittenberg, Germany, on Oct. 31, 1517, which led to changes that have shaped the course of Western… Continue Reading “The Reformation”


  Psalm 125:2  As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the Lord surrounds his people both now and forevermore. Mike and I were in Colorado last week visiting our daughter who attends Colorado State University. While there we attended the CSU homecoming football game, tailgated, ate too… Continue Reading “Mountains”

Kindness In Action

1 Thessalonians 5:15-18:  Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always try to be kind to each other and to everyone else. Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.… Continue Reading “Kindness In Action”

Half Staff

  Romans 8:37-39  No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth,… Continue Reading “Half Staff”


Mark 4:14-20  “The farmer sows the word. Some people are like seed along the path where the word is sown. As soon as they hear it, Satan comes and takes away the word that was sown in them. Others, like seed sown on rocky… Continue Reading “Harvest”