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July 20, 2018
Church News - July 20
Brainerd Lakes Area Christian Convertible Club to host second drive NISSWA—The second Brainerd Lakes Area Christian Convertible Club convertible drive for the summer will be Sunday, July 22, in the McGregor/Big Sandy Lake area. For those who have a convertible and love to drive...
July 20, 2018 - 2:30pm
Clergy View: Faith looks beyond
Faith is a solid foundation, holding our lives steady during whatever winds may blow. It is anchored to Christ, the Rock of Ages. Faith gives peace even when "sorrow like sea billows roll." It gives songs in the darkest night. No matter what happens, having faith we can say, "It is...
July 20, 2018 - 1:30pm
July 15, 2018
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
FARGO — My greatest fears and life wounds are: the fear of rejection, abandonment, loneliness and failure. Growing up I felt "poor" so...
July 15, 2018 - 11:55am
July 14, 2018
Volcano stops student mission trip in tracks
FARGO — For almost a year, the group of 17 Fargo Oak Grove School students and nine adults had been excitedly preparing for their mission...
July 14, 2018 - 10:32am
July 13, 2018
Clergy View: His grace is sufficient for you
"My grace is sufficient for you." (2 Cor 12:9). St. Paul hears these words, spoken by Jesus Christ, as he suffered the burden of his weaknesses...
July 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 6, 2018
Clergy View: Called by Christ
As a convert to Lutheranism I have found the Gospel in Romans 1:16-17: "For I am not ashamed of the Gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation...
July 6, 2018 - 3:42pm
July 5, 2018
Clergy View: The Antichrist
The Bible is truth. Truth about God and truth about humanity. The Bible also tells the end of history; that in the last days, there will be times of difficulty, which will be full of human and supernatural conflict, climaxed by the coming of an adversary of God, called in Scripture...
July 5, 2018 - 2:30pm
Commentary: Tim Murphy was a fine poet and a fine friend
In my first meeting with Tim Murphy, I encountered a slight man, a bit bent, with a thick head of red hair, eager to recite — nay, to sing...
July 5, 2018 - 11:41am
July 3, 2018
Is God male? The Episcopal Church debates whether to change its Book of Common Prayer.
The terms for God, in the poetic language of the prayers written for centuries, have almost always been male: Father. King. Lord. And in the...
July 3, 2018 - 8:22am
July 1, 2018
Commentary: Military appreciation changes when family is involved
FARGO — I did not grow up around men or women with military experience. As an adult I was thankful for and respectful of those who served...
July 1, 2018 - 7:44am
June 29, 2018
Clergy View: Why do people sleep?
We have all had it happen to us. In the classroom. Driving a car. Listening to a sermon. I am talking about the overwhelming urge to nod off...
June 29, 2018 - 2:00pm
June 24, 2018
From North Dakota to New York City
What a blessing it was to recently celebrate my wife's 50th birthday! As a pastor, perhaps in any profession and certainly in life, your spouse...
June 24, 2018 - 6:00am
June 17, 2018
Commentary: Are you connecting with your children?
When I think of what it takes to be a great dad, one of the key characteristics is a consistent commitment to connect with your children; to...
June 17, 2018 - 6:31am
June 16, 2018
Commentary: 'Last girl to go' brings mix of emotions
During a summer vacation in Duluth several years ago, I whispered to my husband, "Wouldn't it be neat if one of the kids went to college here...
June 16, 2018 - 7:12am
June 15, 2018
Church News - June 15
Pastor Dave Holte announces retirementPastor David P. Holte of Trinity Lutheran Church, 1420 S. Sixth St., Brainerd, announced he will be retiring Aug. 26. He has served as pastor and associate pastor for nearly 35 years. He was a graduate of Moorhead State College and Luther Seminary....
June 15, 2018 - 1:30pm