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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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Why did you save that?

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church   Natoma, Kansas March, 2016 It is amazing what you find when going through boxes of old things.  It is amazing, because more often than not, the question is: why would they ever … Continue reading

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Lent preview

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church    Natoma, Kansas February, 2016 I have a sign that hangs in my home office that reads ‘Someone once told me not to bite off more than I can chew. I told … Continue reading

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Your New Year’s Resolution

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas January, 2016 Like most Americans, I find myself to be extremely qualified for the task of running the nation as President of the United States.  And like most Americans, due … Continue reading

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Joy to the World – Christmas letter to congregation

Christmas, 2015 Joy to the World is no doubt a favorite Christmas hymn of many.  It is a hymn that brings to mind so many of the Psalms that call on all creation to sing the glad songs of praises … Continue reading

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Advent preview 2015

First Lutheran Church  Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas December, 2015 ‘All I want for Christmas is…’ Now depending on a couple of factors, you are going to finish that line in one of two ways: either with the … Continue reading

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November newsletter

First Lutheran Church   Plainville, Kansas Peace Lutheran Church  Natoma, Kansas November, 2015 One of the things I hear quite frequently from various people is that they read the Scriptures faithfully, yet they never seem to be able to retain anything … Continue reading

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