I only remember having one conversation with my father about race. When his enlistment in the United States Marine Corps was complete, he returned home to Minneapolis, found work, and … Continue reading Critical Race Theory: Nothing to Fear
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 … Continue reading Wants and Needs
When the plane takes off from the Montego Bay airport, you look out the window up into the hills, towards where Westhaven is and you ask yourself “I wonder what … Continue reading Mission Jamaica Day 8 – Saturday
When I’m driving, I love pulling up behind cars that have a lot of bumper stickers. I don’t know what it is, but I kind of get a kick out … Continue reading A Bumper Sticker Kind of Faith
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 … Continue reading Welcome 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 … Continue reading Mission Jamaica Saturday – Day 8 (Headed 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 … Continue reading The Gift of a Home
“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, … Continue reading Where You’re From
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 … Continue reading Who’s Leading Who?