Author: laceduplutheran

What is the economy

I keep hearing arguments about reopening the economy.  What I hear leaves me scratching my head wondering so much.  I hear the typical American thought process – that there are only two options.  We either have to shut the economy down until the virus is no longer a threat...
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Prayer for May 4, 2020

Prayer for May 4, 2020: Please pray with me.  God who is, open us to be encountered by you.  You are the Good Shepherd who leads us, not the Good Customer Service Rep who satisfies our every want and desire.  Too often we wish we could transform you and...
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Jesus wasn't the Good Customer Service Rep…

(This is the sermon I preached for Sunday, May 3, 2020.  You can find the entire service at www.ststephenlc.org and view previous services at www.ststephenlc.org/sermons.) I’m not a big fan of Good Shepherd Sunday.  There I said it. When we say Good Shepherd Sunday, what often happens is that...
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