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Summer reading

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church   Natoma, Kansas September, 2017 I just finished reading Giving It All Away and Getting It all Back Again by David Green, founder of Hobby Lobby.  In the book, he recounts his humble … Continue reading

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A time to plant.

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas August, 2017 If you look at a map of the state of Kansas, and on that map you put a pin everywhere there is an LCMS church, a few things … Continue reading

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Word Alone

First Lutheran Church    Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church    Natoma, Kansas July, 2017 This is part 3 in a 4 part series on the Solas of the Reformation.  Parts 1 and 2 can be found in the January and … Continue reading

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A Mighty Fortress

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church   Natoma, Kansas June, 2017 But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord, Jesus Christ. 1 Corinthians 15:57 That is the theme verse for our Vacation Bible School … Continue reading

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Just do it

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church   Natoma, Kansas May, 2017 At any given time, I have a variety of writing projects that I am working on.  Some of these have deadlines that have to be met; others have … Continue reading

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Grace Alone

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church   Natoma, Kansas April, 2017 This is part 2 in a 4 part series on the Solas of the Reformation. Part 1 is in the January newsletter; parts 3 and 4 will be … Continue reading

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Destroy and Raise Up

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas March, 2017 Jesus answered them, ‘Destroy this temple, and in three days, I will raise it up.’       John 2:19 On September 11, 2001, I was in class on the … Continue reading

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