Darkness to Light

“Those who have walked in darkness have seen a great light.” (Isaiah 9:2)
These words welcome us into the Advent season. This year especially we may feel like we’re living in darkness. Not only are the days shorter but the pandemic lingers on, the climate is a mess, the economy is uncertain, politics are messy, Covid numbers continue to rise. It may feel like we are without hope.

Reformation Recap

Yesterday we celebrated Reformation Sunday, the day we remember the work of Martin Luther and other reformers 500 years ago; their work gave birth to the Lutheran Church and other Protestant denominations.  I am grateful for the legacy that has been passed down...