Monthly Archives: September 2011

Where have all the Sponsors gone?

It is perhaps one of the first big decisions a young couple will make after their child is born.  And yet, despite the importance of the decision, it is also one that many make considering all of the wrong factors.  … Continue reading

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St. Michael and All Angels

Everlasting God, You have ordained and constituted the service of angels and men in a wonderful order. Mercifully grant that, as Your holy angels always serve and worship You in heaven, so by Your appointment they may also help and … Continue reading

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October 2011 newsletter article

Peace Lutheran Church    Natoma, Kansas October, 2011 This letter is the fourth in a series on daily devotions. Ask Pastor for a copy of the previous letters if you have misplaced yours. This particular month is a very special one … Continue reading

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A Christian will?

I was reading an article the other day about two great servants of the Church.  He taught in Synodical schools for nearly 40 years, and she was a librarian in a Lutheran Day School for nearly as long. As they … Continue reading

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When does ‘often’ mean ‘often’?

There are basically two kinds of congregations in The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod: those that practice every Sunday communion and those that do not.  And every so often there is a move whether in books and conferences or in convention resolution … Continue reading

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Great Church Inventions of All Time

There is a great old cartoon called The 2000 Year Old Man in which a man who is 2000 years old is interviewed about his long and historic life.  At the end of the interview the man is asked what … Continue reading

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Holy Cross Day Devotion

Merciful God, Your Son, Jesus Christ, was lifted high upon the cross that He might bear the sins of the world and draw all people to Himself. Grant that we who glory in His death for our redemption may faithfully … Continue reading

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