A Capital Campaign Update: We’ve Got a Great Story to Tell

Hello Trinity friends, Normally, I use this blog to share sermons, or devotional thoughts or reflections.  But occasionally I also use it to share important news in our life together.  Today I have one of those updates that I’m really excited to share. We are now a couple of weeks into our “A Story to … More A Capital Campaign Update: We’ve Got a Great Story to Tell

First Things First

“But strive first for the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.”– Matthew 6:33 Growing up, a phrase I would hear from my parents was “first things first.” I would eye the chocolate cake that was for dessert. “First things first…eat your vegetables.” (awwwww!!!!) I … More First Things First

Our Need to Give

Grace and peace to you from God our Creator, and from Jesus, the Son of God who fills our hearts! Amen. Ivan the Great was the tsar of Russia during the Fifteenth Century. A brilliant military strategist, he united Russia and drove out their enemies. He was however, so consumed by his military campaigns that … More Our Need to Give

Bold and Confident

“Bold and Confident” Hebrews 10:19-25 Pastor Todd Buegler November 14-15, 2015 Stewardship Commitment Weekend Trinity Lutheran Church Grace and peace to you from God our Creator, and from Jesus, the Son of God and Savior of the world!  Amen. In 1955, Trinity Lutheran Church was located in downtown Owatonna.  The church building was on the … More Bold and Confident

Step Up

“Step Up” Mark 12:41-44 Pastor Todd Buegler Trinity Lutheran Church October 18-19, 2014 Grace and peace to you, from God our Creator and from Jesus, who gives all.  Amen. Stuck!  Sometimes we just feel stuck. It’s a phrase you would have heard in my home when I was growing up.  “Mom!  Dad!  I’m stuck!”  I … More Step Up

Step In

“Step In” Hebrews 10:19-35 Pastor Todd Buegler Trinity Lutheran Church October 11-12, 2014 Grace and peace to you, from God our Creator and from Jesus, who welcomes all. Amen. Jillian Lynne was a young woman who grew up in Great Britain in the early part of the 20th century. Today, she is 88 years old. … More Step In