Thursday Adult Forum I April 30, 2020

Adult Forums Continue on Thursday Evening at 7pm Join us this Thursday, April 30 as we sit down with Dr. Ben Stewart, Gordon A. Braatz Associate Professor of Worship at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago. Dr. Stewart will lead a presentation on Lutheran worship and

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Music Monday I April 20, 2020

Music Monday Thank you to Scott and Sara Spaniol for today’s musical offering. A recording of “He’s Alive” by Don Francisco. The song tells the Easter story from Peter’s perspective. CCLI Song # 14806 Don Francisco © 1977 New Spring (Admin. by Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing, Inc.) For use

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Redeemer Makes the News I April 16, 2020

Redeemer Makes the News this Easter Hinsdalean: Fear, isolation, hope and Holy Week The Hinsdalean asked local faith leaders (including Pr. Katie) about the experience of Holy Week amidst fear and isolation. Chicago Tribune: Remote Easter services, with homemade communion bread and virtual choirs, bring congregations together Check out

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Scripture Tuesday I Bible Study I April 14, 2020

Scripture Tuesday Use the zoom information below to join small group bible study Tuesdays at 10am. If you need some assistance in joining or want to see the texts we are studying ahead of time, please email Karl. Step 1: Dial 415 762 9988 from any phone. (cell phone, smartphone,

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Music Monday I April 13, 2020

SING! A blessed Eastertide to you all! I spent much of the afternoon yesterday watching various musical offerings from friends and relatives all over the world. I don’t think I’ve ever felt so connected to the larger church, yet at a time when I feel the pain

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Fall COVID Update

I am about to do a new thing…I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert. – Isaiah 43:19 When the COVID-19 pandemic started all of us faced the challenges. As Christians we reflected on the story of the Exodus. We know that

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Holy Week Reflections I April 8, 2020

Holy Week Reflections The Christian Century has produced a booklet of Holy Week reflections that you can download for free. It includes questions for reflection and might be a great resource as you journey this unusual Holy Week. All you have to do is give them your

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Scripture Tuesday I Bible Study I April 7, 2020

Scripture Tuesday Use the zoom information below to join small group bible study Tuesdays at 10am. If you need some assistance in joining or want to see the texts we are studying ahead of time, please email Karl. Step 1: Dial 415 762 9988 from any phone. (cell phone, smartphone,

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Music Monday I April 6, 2020

Music Monday We are now in Holy Week, under conditions most of us never imagined a few months ago. Yesterday we celebrated Palm Sunday, not by gathering and making a processional around the outside of the church building, but by waving palms, either real or home-made, in

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