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Pastor’s Annual Report 2018

From this morning’s Annual General Meeting at Faith Lutheran Church in Ottawa, here is my report about the past year: The council had a significant turnover of membership in 2018. On the one hand, the pastoral care ministry was strengthened. … Continue reading

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Annual Pastor’s Report 2017

“Anniversary Year” 2017 marked a significant year in the life of the Lutheran church, from the global expression of the church all the way to the local. Some 74 million Lutherans associated with the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) commemorated the … Continue reading

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The Fox and the Hen: Who’s running scared?

Richard Rohr claims that “If you or the group to which you belong cannot laugh at yourself, then you are in trouble” (p.197, “On the Threshold of Transformation”). No better time to laugh a little than during Lent and especially … Continue reading

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