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Reformation For All

New Day Sermon Reformation Sunday Lutherans have often celebrated Reformation Sunday as an “in-house” glorification of the blessings of the Lutheran perspective. Now, in a rapidly changing world with expanded horizons, how do we live and witness as Lutheran Christians in a pluralistic human community. Join our New Day community in our engagement of the…

Rev. Craig Ross
Saints that are Human

     EMAIL DEVOTIONAL      week of Pentecost 24 I spent an hour and a half today with ten church members gathered for a Book Club discussion of the book Martin Luther, written by our American Lutheran historian Martin Marty.  It was a fascinating discussion as we marveled at the courage of a simple monk…

Reformation Sunday Preview

“…since all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God; they are now justified by his grace as a gift, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus”  -Romans 3:23-24 On this day we celebrate the heart of our faith: the gospel of Christ—the good news—that makes us free! We pray that the Holy Spirit…

Always Re-forming

  There’s a Latin phrase, semper reformanda, that sometimes gets thrown around this time of year. Every October we spend a Sunday celebrating the Reformation and how God continually guides the mission of the church. As we commemorate the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther nailing his 95 theses to the door of the castle church…

Sister Dottie Almoney
Reformation Party

Come and party like it’s 1517!  All youth in grades 9 and older, and adults are invited to attend our Reformation dinner and celebration on Sunday October 29th at 5:30 pm – Eden Resort – Cost $35 per person. There will be a buffet dinner, cash bar, a renaissance costume contest (no obligation to come…

Rise: Remember Well the Future

I write this having come to the end of a fulfilling week in Minneapolis, MN at the 2017 National Conference of the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians. We have gathered together as a group of people who care deeply about leading people in proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ through song. There have been opportunities…