Wants and Needs

I have a confession to make.  I sometimes confuse what I want, with what I need.  Anyone else?  Anyone?  Yeah.  I suspect that I am not alone in that.  Do I want the newest version of the iPhone?  Or do I need the newest version of the iPhone?  Ok.  It’s a clearly a want. Do … More Wants and Needs

Welcome Home!

Hubert Humphrey was a former two-time senator from the State of Minnesota, vice-president of the United States and a candidate for president in 1968. In 1978, when he died, hundreds of people, former presidents, politicians and diplomats from across the world attended his funeral. The question that caused the most speculation was, would former President … More Welcome Home!

Mission Jamaica Saturday – Day 8 (Headed Home)

There are moments and experiences that you remember, because something special happened.  Mission Jamaica is one of those experiences. When you put blend the children of Westhaven with a team of people who are willing to let themselves be open to whatever comes up…God shows up!  And amazing things happen. So I want to end … More Mission Jamaica Saturday – Day 8 (Headed Home)

The Gift of a Home

On Sunday, November 20, Trinity is going to be holding a brief, special congregational meeting after the 9:30am worship and prior to the 10:45am service.  There are two agenda items for our meeting: To vote to accept the gift of a home from the estate of Dorothy Turtness, a long time member who died this … More The Gift of a Home

Where You’re From

“Where You’re From” John 6:35, 41-51 Pastor Todd Buegler Trinity Lutheran Church August 1 & 2, 2015 Grace and peace to you, from God our Creator and from Jesus Christ, our Savior, and Lord. Amen. So here’s my question for you today. It shouldn’t be too taxing: “Where are you from?” Where do you come … More Where You’re From

Who’s Leading Who?

A question I am frequently asked now is “How is the dog?”  Many of you are probably aware that after a great deal of family negotiation (and stalling) the Buegler family finally stepped firmly into the world of dog ownership a little over two weeks ago. To answer your question: Our dog, Kennedy, is doing well. … More Who’s Leading Who?