This year’s Easter Breakfast free-will offering will go to the Good Samaritan Lutheran Ministry, a start-up church lead by Pastor Crispin which is primarily aimed at refugee families. In April 2017, Pastor Crispin Ilombe Wilondja was approached by the Synod with the desire to start a congregation for refugees. Pastor Crispin seemed like the perfect… Continue reading Easter Breakfast Free-Will Offering
Pastor Dave participated in continuing education last week at Spirit in the Desert in Arizona. Here are some of his reflections on his experience. In Arizona last week I met with a spiritual director named Sue Palmer who talked to us about spiritual practices. One such practice the she believes is very important in today’s… Continue reading Hospitality – Continuing Education
Feb 15-24, 2019, a delegation from Lutheran Church of the Resurrection visited our partners in Guatemala. Here is part of their witness to the incredible work God is doing through the Lutheran Church in Guatemala. “We are having a wonderful mission trip in Guatemala. Great opportunities to be of service. The women, Ginger, Susan, Gloria… Continue reading Joy in God’s mission
Dear LCR members and friends, Hello everyone! In this month’s council update, I have five items that I wanted to highlight for you. PLEDGE: This Sunday, February 10th is Consecration Sunday. As you have been hearing for the past few weeks, PLEDGE stands for Providing Love, Enabling Discipleship and Giving Enthusiastically. My family and I… Continue reading Council Update
Mike Mynhier shares a bit of background on the baptismal font in our partner congregation in Guatemala, Santisima Trinidad. LCR people have been connected with the Lutheran Church in Guatemala since 2004. Here’s a picture of Mike with the font inside of Santisima Trinidad in Guatemala City. Mike writes, “While at the Lutheran Center in Guatemala… Continue reading Connected in Baptism
Dear LCR members and friends, Happy New Year!! In this month’s council update, I have five items that I wanted to highlight for you. Revised Sunday worship schedule: Today was the first day of the revised Sunday worship schedule, and I think it was great! Resurrection Hour was wonderful. There was a lot of excitement… Continue reading Council Update
By Pr. Stephen This Thursday is Thanksgiving and Sunday is Christ the King Sunday! It is a joyful time in the life of the church. In particular I am thankful that Christ is my King, that he is our King, that he is the King of the universe! Jesus’ kingship isn’t exactly self-evident. Is he… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!