St. Luke's Lutheran Church Blog

New Life

It was an astonishing discovery the women made that first Easter morning.  The gray shimmers of dawn found them approaching the forbidding chamber into which, not many hours before, the broken body of Jesus...

Hang On!

In the book of Job the “Adversary” approaches the Lord with a question he has been considering for some time.  Simply stated, the question is, “How bad can I make it?”  Scholars believe that...

Epiphany Light

Epiphany is the season of celebrating the light of Christ in the world.  It is a Greek word meaning “manifestation”, “display”, or “showing”.  The season is made up of the several weeks between Christmas...

Giving From God’s Heart

“We want you to know, brothers, about the grace of God that has been given among the churches of Macedonia” (2 Corinthians 8:1).  That’s where Paul, the Apostle’s, account of the generous sharing of...

We Are Beggars

Two days before he died, Martin Luther wrote, “We are beggars, it is true.” What an odd way to sum up a life—especially his life!  This is a man who stood up to kings...

Firmly Rooted in Love

Concerning the teachings of Jesus—Jesus made one point over and over again most emphatically—the things He declared and taught were not in any way opposed to the ancient beliefs and teachings of Israel.  It...

Left Hanging on The Resurrection

Ever felt like you were left hanging?  Perhaps you have been left hanging by a broken relationship.  For whatever reasons, rather than the flow of love, there is the barrier of unconcern or abuse. ...

THE SEASON OF LENT AND EASTER

For the five weeks between Ash Wednesday and Easter, we enjoyed a Soup Supper every Wednesday evening., followed by dramas about the Ten Commandments, the Apostles’ Creed, the Lord’s Prayer, Baptism and Holy Communion....