Reminders from God

My childhood church in Sun Prairie, WI, was where I began experiencing the joy of life in Christ. A lifestyle of being literally connected in God’s care was easy back then because my church was conveniently situated right across the…

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Dale Schmidt

Dale is a life-long member of Zion and has many childhood and adult memories of Zion. Somehow the annual Christmas Eve service has a way of flooding my heart with many of them. Zion is special for me because I…

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Working as a Team

Rich grew up attending Christ Lutheran Church of Glencoe, MN, where he went to Sunday school and was confirmed. A fond memory was attending the Christmas Eve service at nearby Friedens United Church of Christ, also known as County Line…

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Shovels and Buckets

I’m Dan Hanson, a retired 66-year-old self-proclaimed reluctant traveler. Several times following my wife Jill’s retirement she has dropped a “bomb” in my lap like, “Hey, we are going to __________ (Thailand, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Iceland, Ireland–fill in…

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Teresa Sorenson

Teresa has been a part of the ELCA Lutheran community all her life. I grew up in a country church and I love all the simple memories…Luther League, potlucks in the basement, etc. Her parents inspired her faith. They lead by…

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