What is Lutheran Worship?

What is Lutheran Worship?

Reformation Sunday happens this weekend. It is the time when Lutherans tend to wear red and celebrate what a wild and outspoken monk named Martin did 501 years ago in Germany. He was willing to speak truth to power and face the consequences of doing so. We are in the...
Remembering Good Fridays

Remembering Good Fridays

This is my last Good Friday at Grace. This day holds a special place in my heart as I remember my time at Grace, because it was on this night that we did some of our most creative services. Here is a collection of images and a video to walk down memory lane. The image...

Love, Tears, Bono, and Eugene Peterson

I’m not sure why I wept as I watched this video. Perhaps it is because I preached the funeral of a 19-year old young man yesterday and my heart is torn open and I’m raw. Perhaps it is because I just said goodbye to my 21-year old daughter who visited for...