Our Scripture for this morning is an excellent text for the final Sunday of the year because it records the testimony of a man who himself was growing older ...
What is the Apostolic Pardon?
As a person draws closer to the doors of death, there is one blessing in particular that the Church reserves for this most sacred moment: the Apostolic Pardon. It is a pardon that can be given by a…
OSLC-Beloit Worship Service dated 5-21-2017
OSLC-Beloit Worship Service dated 5-21-2017 Interim Pastor Jessica Scholten Gospel John 14:15-21 "Healing, Hope, and Help"
Young Adult Dinner : February 9
This is the beginning of a disciple-making movement of young adults living for the sake of others in our city--and we are inviting you to be a part of this movement--are…
How to Revamp Your Church Website With New Leadership
Hiring someone new to handle the church website is a smart move but it can pose some challenges.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Campus ministry representatives meet for conference
On May 15 and 16, 60 campus ministry pastors, committee members, and lay members involved in their local ministries met in Waukesha, Wis., to share ideas for campus work, provide support and encouragement to one another, and discuss new ministries an
Your Church Could be Missing Out on $10,000 a Month
We could all use that extra cash. Here is how to get $10,000 for your church marketing.
Lutheran Church Extension Fund
How much debt is safe for a congregation? Are there alternatives to borrowing? Should we have a campaign to reduce our debt? These are just some of the questions congregations ask as they consider taking on or reducing debt. Both the Bible and sound financial practice caution against abuse and misuse of debt, but there …
How (not) to talk about religious pluralism
Over the weekend, a tweet from CNN promoted a new series called “Believer” with Reza ...
Seven Simple Tips to Refresh Your Prayer Life
Pastor John gives 7 tips to refresh your prayer life.