Pastor openly discusses his personal tragedies
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Sitting in a Fargo coffee shop, Matt Valan speaks with an assurance that’s part counselor, part salesman.
What he’s selling is a message of hope and faith.
Valan’s actual occupation is pastor at the Lutheran Church of Christ the King in Moorhead, but for several Sundays, he’s delivering that message in special services called “Surviving the Unfathomable.”
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