Creating a new hymnal is never easy.
Why “Bound Conscience” Is a Lie
Because we know what those words mean. We know what policies and ideologies that phrase protects. And we know it's not us.
Pastoral Does Not Mean Anemic: An Open Letter
You are right in that the Grand Jury indictments, specifically the lack of indictments, has caused great stress and fear and anger in the church. I commend you for attempting to pastorally care for the church. Unfortunately, your letter doesn't do that.
I Don’t Need God’s Help
O Lord, hear my prayer and let my cry come before you.
It’s Gonna Hurt
https://youtu.be/6x-0uyjMTeU A Sermon for the Sunday after the Commemoration of the Emanuel Nine and Juneteenth. Preached at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Indianapolis, IN.