Posts by LMLC

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The Messenger – December 2017


PJ’s Page – One of my favorite things about this season are stories.  I like to read Christmas books and watch Christmas movies.  I like to tell stories of Christmases past and hear others stories as well. In this issue of the Messenger, I’d like to offer you a story from our neighborhood.  These are […]

The Messenger – November 2017


PJ’s Page – The month of November is bookended by two wonderful holidays:  All Saints Day and Thanksgiving.  One is a religious observance (All Saints) and the other is a secular, national holiday.  They are, however, tied together. The saints of our community, those living and those whose presence we miss on this earth, have […]

The Messenger – October 2017


PJ’s Page – Five hundred years ago this month, Martin Luther started a reformation that changed the course of history.  Because of him, there is a Protestant church in all of its forms, and of course, there is the Lutheran Church. This month we will celebrate the Reformation in a variety of ways, from movie […]

The Messenger – September 2017


PJ’s Page – At our August Council meeting, Raj shared a devotion that reminded him and us that there are many exciting new ministries being birthed in this place!  The months ahead surely hold much to be excited about….groundbreaking for 59 units of affordable housing for families, the ministry of our intern, Vicar Laura, some […]

The Messenger – August 2017


PJ’s Page – “The joy and terror of being human is that we are called upon to love strangers.”              ~Sherman Alexie   These words were spoken at our daughter’s commencement ceremony at Seattle University.  They captured my attention right away, for they are also at the heart of Jesus’ teachings.   I’ve been considering Sherman […]