How is your Lenten discipline?

In centuries past, even decades past, and for some of us from other traditions as recently as mere years past, Lent was a time of self denial. A time of fasting; a time of prayer; a time of disciplined living…

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February 2008

Dear Friends in Christ, As we begin 2008 together, I am aware of what a momentous year this will be for Zion. The change of saying farewell to Pr. John last year after 30 plus years was significant enough; but…

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January 2008

“And there, ahead of them, went the star that they had seen at its rising, until it stopped over the place where the child was. When they saw that the star had stopped, they were overwhelmed with joy. On entering…

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The Promise of God

“The promise of God was never longevity; the promise of God is eternity.” Pastor David Hoffman, of St. Philip the Deacon Lutheran Church, at the funeral of Owen Grant Christianson this morning.

Darkness and Light

What Paul has to say about darkness and sleep versus light and being wakefully ready And do this, understanding the present time. The hour has come for you to wake up from your slumber, because our salvation is nearer now…

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