Pastor’s Perspective-August 2022

My sheep hear my voice. I know them, and they follow me. –   John 10:27 Council member Tiff Rudisill led devotions at the July Council meeting and used this Scripture passage from John, chapter 10.  (You can read the text of those devotions at the end...

Pastor’s Perspective July 2022

PASTOR HERR’S PERSPECTIVE Grace and peace to you in the name of God, who creates, redeems, and sanctifies.  As we approach the midway point in 2022 I would like to offer a few reflections, invitations, encouragements, and thanks regarding our life together at...

Pastoral Perspective-June 2022

PASTOR HERR’S PERSPECTIVE Grace and peace to you in the name of our crucified, risen, and ascended Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. Our congregation spoke and sang Psalm 118:24 when we gathered for worship on Easter Sunday.  The passage inspires us in many ways.  It...

Pastoral Perspective – May 2022

Dear Friends, As I write this, I am remembering these words from Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 (The Voice):  For everything that happens in life—there is a season, a right time for everything under heaven: A time to be born, a time to die; a time to plant, a time to collect...
Pastoral Perspective-April 2022

Pastoral Perspective-April 2022

Grace and peace to you in the name of Jesus Christ our crucified and risen Lord. In the same year World War II began, the German theologian and pastor, Dietrich Bonhoeffer published in 1939 a book entitled Life Together.  Bonhoeffer, a Lutheran minister, wrote the...

Pastoral Perspective-February 2022

PASTOR HERR’S PERSPECTIVE Grace and peace to you in the name of the Holy and Blessed Trinity! 27 Guided by the Spirit, Simeon came into the temple; and when the parents brought in the child Jesus, to do for him what was customary under the law, 28 Simeon took him in...