Visioning for a new model of ministry

Here is the situation: There is no denying that there is a decline in Church membership going on in the United States.  This decline means that Lutheran Congregations need to be proactive in how ministry is staffed and provided in the future. The old models are quickly becoming obsolete. This is not limited to only … [Read more…]

Christmas Eve Sermon 2016

Christmas Eve 2016 – “A Hot Mess” When I first thought of the title for my Christmas Eve Sermon, “a hot mess”, my thinking was that I wanted to convey the context of our Lord’s incarnation, why God becomes one of us. I wanted to say that God chose willingly to enter into this messy … [Read more…]