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Are you ready for a Reformation?

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas October, 2016 Happy 499! 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, and there will be no shortage of special events related to it.  A PBS special on Martin Luther … Continue reading

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What college freshmen have to look forward to

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas September, 2016 The college freshmen who walks into orientation this Fall was born around the year 1998, and is 18 years old.  They live in a different world then you … Continue reading

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What about memorization?

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas August, 2016 Some time back, I was involved in a discussion on education, and the matter of memorization came up, and in an effort to poo-poo the effort required to … Continue reading

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Upon this Rock

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church   Natoma, Kansas July, 2016 Our Synod meets in convention this month in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  There is a lot on the agenda regarding the Office of the Ministry, Dispute Resolution, and the upcoming … Continue reading

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A VBS Preview

First Lutheran Church     Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church   Natoma, Kansas June, 2016 The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. – Psalm 23:1 That is the theme verse for our Vacation Bible School this year entitled Barnyard Roundup … Continue reading

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Why you don’t read the Bible

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas May, 2016 We talk a lot about reading the Bible, and knowing what the Scriptures say; but sadly, few people actually read the Bible, outside of a few verses for … Continue reading

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The Easter discipline

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas April, 2016 By the time you read this, it will be Easter, and the time of Lent will have come to a close.  How did your Lenten fast go? Did … Continue reading

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