St. Luke's Lutheran Church Blog

Jesus’ Gift of 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...

Lenten Observances

The forty days before Easter, not counting Sundays, make up the season of Lent.  We are currently in the Lenten season.  The word Lent means spring.  Think of early spring with the working of...

2014 Annual Report

2014 was another awesome year in ministry at St. Luke’s.  The Lord was at work mightily to accomplish His work through us to His glory. Bob Behr finished his second term as president of...

Our Mission

Our full congregational mission statement is: “By the power of the Holy Spirit, we accept God’s call to spread the Good News, serve those in need, and share the victory of Jesus Christ throughout...

Gracious Giving

“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 the...

Daily Bread

“Give us this day our daily bread.” Matthew 6:11   Jesus invites us to ask our Father for daily bread.  Just what is this daily bread?  Is it what we can get at the...

Now or Some-of-These-Days

“So then, while we have the opportunity, let us do good…” –Galatians 6:10 fter considering when to do something, my father would have one of two responses. Either he would do it “now” or...

A Promise

ickels and noses”–church leaders, especially pastors, spend a significant amount of time and energy considering them. “Nickels” are the financial offerings given toward the ministry of the church. “Noses” are the number of people...

Come to Jesus in Faith

ll of us, no matter what our age, are constantly exposed to advertising–in newspapers and magazines, on radio and television, on billboards, in circulars and catalogs that come in the mail, by telemarketing phone...

The Legacy of Love

o to a university campus and you will see inscriptions on buildings showing that they are legacies to individuals who made large monetary contributions. Most of us are not able to leave legacies like...