In her November column for The Lutheran, Presiding Bishop Elizabeth A. Eaton reminds readers that happiness is a cultural thing—it has nothing to do with the joy to be found in the crucified Christ.
It’s not recognized as a liturgical season, but it’s here in most of our congregations nevertheless: “Stewardship Season.” It usually coincides with another important but less visible season known as “Budget Time.” For many, neither is among the more enjoyable or inspiring periods of our church year.
When I heard two stories in the same night , I figured it must be one of those Holy Spirit things.
by By Rev. Lance Henderson, Our Saviour, West Columbia.
The Rev. Richard Joyner is well-known to Trinity, Rocky Mount, as a partner in ministry. The ministry partnership, called With God We Can, Too!, includes members of Joyner's congregation,