Or Is It Just Being a Jerk?

In the light of the events in Charlottesville, and then Boston, over the past couple of weeks, I posted on Facebook the following simple, yet profound, words from St. Paul’s letter to the Ephesians: “Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful

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The Home with the Yellow Door

I have experienced the goodness of God. My husband and I married eight years ago this summer. There is much that could be said about our first six years of marriage and where we have been. But, that’s a story for another day, so, I’ll fast forward to the weekend

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Emergency Gospel Action

For the first two decades of my life, as I sat in the pew during worship, I turned to the last printed page in The Lutheran Hymnal and read, “A Short Form for Holy Baptism in Cases of Necessity.”  The very brief and simple instructions said: “In urgent cases, in

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