Lutheran Witness: Pastor and Congregation 101

Pastor and Congregation 101 The basics of a pastor maintaining a healthy relationship with his congregation are not complex: Preach a decent sermon (2 Tim. 4:15). Love and visit your people (1 Peter 5:24), and pray for them! Be visible in your community (1 Tim. 3:7). When things aren’t going well, sermons can become temptations

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The Luther Rose

The LUTHER ROSE banner gracing our Chancel on Reformation Sunday is the widely-recognized symbol for Lutheranism.  It was designed by Martin Luther who saw it as an expression of his theology and faith.  There is a black cross in a red heart that reminds us of faith in the Crucified Christ.  The heart stands in

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