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Welcomed by God’s Grace, Are We Ready to So Welcome?

February 7th, 2017|0 Comments

By Bishop Ann Svennungsen What joy I felt to see the Star Tribune’s picture of the Somali family reunited last Thursday. Peeking behind a teddy bear as big as she, a four-year-old girl stands embraced [...]

How invested are you?

January 26th, 2017|0 Comments

By Bishop Ann Svennungsen In times like these, the social teachings of the ELCA are a significant gift as we in the church discern how to act in fresh, faithful, and wise ways in response [...]

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How is Your Neighbor?

February 21st, 2017|0 Comments

 By Bob Hulteen, Director of Communications, Stewardship, and Organizing I had always “prided” myself on not having traveled internationally. While all my friends were headed to other countries for service or learning or vacation, I [...]

Close Your Eyes, What Does God Look Like?

February 16th, 2017|0 Comments

By Bob Hulteen, Director of Communications and Stewardship I have a confession to make, like a real confession: I don’t say the first line of the Lord’s Prayer. (It’s not the only slight edit I [...]

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