Dear friends, The following is a slightly truncated letter recently emailed to me by our synod president, pastor Matthew Harrison. Even though January is “Sanctity of Human Life” month in the Christian Church, every month is a time to consider the state of affairs concerning abortion and euthanasia in this land. You may disagree with […]
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Another year! What does 2019 have in store? It is a good thing we do not know. God knows.
If current trajectories continue, American churches will pass a tipping point. Our congregations will begin a likely unstoppable path toward decline that will rival many European churches of the past century.
S.P.A.R.K. December 2018 (St. Paul Church’s Announcements to Read and Know) The birth of a certain child two thousand years ago in Bethlehem prompted a poet in the nineteenth century to ask a very uncommon question in a hymn: “What Child Is This?” It was an uncommon question because it asked about the […]