A Dog’s Life

This is our dog’s favorite position.  While Kennedy does enjoy walks, car rides and the occasional opportunity to bark at and chase squirrels, deer and rabbits, we will often walk into our living room to find him down and sleeping on his side, sometimes on the floor and sometimes on a chair. I’ve got to … More A Dog’s Life

Resurrection! Alleluia! Now What?

Last Sunday, the words “He is Risen!” were immediately responded to with the refrain “He is Risen Indeed!”  Choruses of “Jesus Christ is Risen Today” were sung and around the world, 2.2 billion Christians gathered to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. For people of Christian faith, this event changes everything.  Jesus says in Matthew … More Resurrection! Alleluia! Now What?


It’s very quiet in the Sanctuary this morning. I came in early to prep the details for our Easter celebration service (Sunday morning, 6:00am, 8:15am, 9:30am and 10:45am).  I made a pot of coffee, filled my cup and made my way to the Sanctuary.  Somewhere in the distance in the building I can hear the … More In-Between


Sunday AM: As I look out of my office window this morning, I see snow blowing almost sideways by the wind…the snow is piled up and I know from my short walk into the building that the cold is intense. And so then I think back just a week.  I was at a faith formation … More Opposites

All the Difference

Easter is Coming by Dr. David Lose President; The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia davidlose.com But for many of us, this is not the ultimate reality There is too much pain and suffering in the world today Death has the last word It would therefore be foolish to say that The life and death of … More All the Difference