How Long?

Psalm 13 How long, O Lord? Will you forget me forever?    How long will you hide your face from me?  How long must I bear pain in my soul    and have sorrow in my heart all day long?How long shall my enemy be exalted over me?  Consider and answer me, O Lord my God!    Give light to my eyes, or I … More How Long?

Christy Hanson to Serve as the new Trinity Preschool Director

Trinity has hired Christy Hanson to serve as the new Director of the Trinity Preschool. Christy Hanson is married to Scott and they have four children:  Whitney, Max, Faith, and Bella along with their fur baby, Mia.  Whitney, Max, and Faith are in college and Bella is a 6th grader at Owatonna Middle School. Their … More Christy Hanson to Serve as the new Trinity Preschool Director

The View from the Balcony

Dear friends, On May 23, I will begin a 12-week sabbatical.  The focus of my sabbatical time away will be renewal, and study. Sabbaticals are a common practice in the world of higher education and in ministry.  In fact, the Southeastern Minnesota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, highly recommends sabbaticals for its rostered leaders … More The View from the Balcony

A Note to Trinity: How we Safeguard our Young People

March 28, 2022 Dear friends, We are assuming that most of you have heard about recent events that have taken place at Northridge Church in Owatonna, specifically the charges of criminal sexual conduct by a staff member, and their leadership and the denomination’s mishandling of the situation. It is a tragic situation, and our heart … More A Note to Trinity: How we Safeguard our Young People

Brenda Jensen Stepping Down as Preschool Director

Dear friends, Brenda Jensen, who has served faithfully as the Director of the Trinity Preschool will be stepping down from her position at the end of the 2021-2022 school year. “For 24 years, Brenda has been an important part of the lives, the development and the faith of literally thousands of children in our community” … More Brenda Jensen Stepping Down as Preschool Director