Do Like Jesus

Brian grew up in a Lutheran church in a small town of 400 people. I used to love the Christmas Eve service where we got to hold a lit candle while singing traditional Christmas hymns. The Christmas concert and VBS…

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Love for Coffee

Growing up in Robbinsdale, where both his father, a Lutheran pastor, and his mother influenced his faith. My mom was a stalwart of the faith and was always there for her children and husband. Dave always thought of the church…

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2017 Summer Intern

Ellen grew up in Buffalo, and her family lives on Beebe Lake in St. Michael. Ellen currently lives in Decorah, Iowa, where she studies English and secondary education at Luther College. She is the oldest of four siblings, including a…

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Faith Intertwined

I grew up on a small dairy farm in southwestern Minnesota. My parents were very active in a country Missouri Synod congregation. Sunday services were not missed, so it became a very basic part of my life. I graduated from…

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Invite Others

Having a church family has been a cornerstone of my life. I attended Calvary Lutheran Church in Golden Valley as a child and young adult. My grandfather, Magnus Gunderson, built the original structure of Calvary and my parents were charter…

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