St Peters by the Sea: Lent Purple Cross

Lent, The Three Days and On Easter and April Fool’s Day Ash Wednesday landed on Valentine’s Day this past month.

I used to be your neighbor

When Jesus was asked “who is my neighbor?” he told the parable of the Good Samaritan.

Large breaking wave

Each prayer of the day during Advent opens with the startling phrase “Stir up.” “Stir up your power, Lord Christ, and come.” “Stir up our hearts, Lord God, to prepare the way of your

ELCA Good Gifts New

As members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), we believe that God is calling us into the world – together.

Book Of Remembrance

In some parts of the world November marks the real beginning of winter weather. Autumn has already changed her color and crispness means the cold of winter can’t be far off.

Martin Luther 500 Anniversary

How should we observe the 500th anniversary of the Reformation?


Many of us have “summer only” events that we look forward to each year.

Martin Luther

I am writing this article before my bag is even packed, but you will be reading it when my bag is in Germany!