St. Luke's Lutheran Church Blog

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....

Don’t Be Afraid

“Then Jesus said to them, ‘Don’t be afraid…’ –Matthew 28:10   The women at the empty tomb are filled with fear from what they experience that first Easter morning.  The angel at the tomb...

Lenten Devotion and Worship

2017 is the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. On October 31, 1517, Martin Luther, the great reformer, nailed 95 theses or points for discussion on the church door in Wittenberg, Germany. Have they ever...

2016 Annual Report

We were very blessed during 2016 with a strong and dedicated group of leaders for our congregation.  They focused together on our congregational mission to “Spread the Good News, Serve those in need, and...

Christmas “To Do” List

“What do we need to do?” That’s a question that’s asked a lot these coming weeks in preparation for Christmas. Maybe there are cards to be filled out and sent, presents to be bought...