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“Failing” sabbatical

by Bishop Bill Gohl "Live in love" - Ephesians 5:2a No fewer than thirty people have told me that I "failed" my sabbatical this summer. I was in too many places, attending to too much church stuff. While I don't think I necessarily failed in appreciating the gift of...

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BUILDING PUENTES: FOUND

The following is a reflection from Meg Blodgett, a young adult from Baltimore (Maryland), another one of the volunteers working in Puerto Rico this week to aid in recovery from Hurricane Maria. From last week through the end of this week, volunteers will serve and...

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BUILDING PUENTES: ONE BODY

The following is a reflection from Pastor Christine Parker, Interim Lead Pastor of Epiphany Lutheran Church, Baltimore (Maryland), another one of the volunteers working in Puerto Rico this week to aid in recovery from Hurricane Maria. From last week through the end of...

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BUILDING PUENTES: TOGETHER

The following is a reflection from Shelby Dannenfeldt, a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Westminster (Maryland), another one of the volunteers working in Puerto Rico this week to aid in recovery from Hurricane Maria. From last week through the end of this week,...

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BUILDING PUENTES: EMBRACING

The following is a reflection from Kelly Thurber, a member of Good Samaritan Lutheran Church, Lexington Park (Maryland), another one of the volunteers working in Puerto Rico this week to aid in recovery from Hurricane Maria. From last week through the end of this...

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BUILDING PUENTES: CALLED

The following is a reflection from Kendra Hernandez, a member of Peace Lutheran Church, Las Cruces (New Mexico), another one of the volunteers working in Puerto Rico this week to aid in recovery from Hurricane Maria. Over the next weeks, volunteers will serve and...

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BUILDING PUENTES: CONNECTING

The following is a reflection from Meg Blodgett member of Calvary, Mt. Airy, another one of the volunteers working in Puerto Rico this week to aid in recovery from Hurricane Maria. Over the next weeks, volunteers will serve and support as a part of the Building...

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BUILDING PUENTES: GRATEFUL

The following is a reflection from Sharon Stromberg from Frederick, one of the volunteers working in Puerto Rico this week to aid in recovery from Hurricane Maria. Over the next weeks, volunteers will serve and support as a part of the Building Puentes initiative with...

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