The following is the letter I sent to the congregation I serve, Spirit of Joy! Lutheran Church, concerning COVID-19 and our worship and ministry together. COVID-19: Update on our Ministry Dear Spirit of Joy! family, In the last week, the unfolding Corona Virus Pandemic has only escalated. Just in the last four days, the […]
In Corona Virus related news today, the Houston Rodeo shut down and the NBA canceled the season. Houses of worship are not going to escape unscathed. In many parts of the US, the local governments have asked large groups to not gather together (that’s us). In other locations, worship has been canceled by church leaders […]
The Gospel is not a pat on the back for good people.
It is comfort for grieving people.
Hope for broken people.
Love for hated and lonely people.