The Church: A Sacred Partnership

Exploring the Shift from Consumer Culture to Sacred Partnering By The Rev. Ginny Aebischer It is not uncommon for some people to think of Church as a business. In fact, many people have emphatically told me, “Pastor, you need to remember that the Church is a...

The Deception of Attraction: Why Mission Matters

Exploring the Shift from Attractional Church to Missional Church By The Rev. Eric Wolf I’m willing to bet that the phrase “Attractional Church” — if you know what that means, doesn’t bring to mind a Lutheran congregation right off the bat; and if I were making a bet,...

Bulletin Inserts for Bishop’s Day Leadership Event

You are invited to attend a workshop led by Dr. Mark Tidsworth based on his book, Shift: Three Big Moves for the 21st Century Church. The cost is $15.00 per person which will cover a barbecue dinner catered by Hudson’s. The time is from 3:30 to 8:00 pm at the...

Deepen Discipleship through Prayer

By The Rev. Herman R. Yoos, III, Bishop Throughout our Rostered Leaders and Council visits this spring, we will be sharing YouTube videos of Mark Tidsworth from his book, SHIFT: Three Big Moves for the 21st Century Church. The first big shift is to move away from a...