Do Not Underestimate the Good News

May 02, 2021
It is still the Easter season, as amazing as that seems. During this season, the first lessons are from the book of Acts, and often they have been the focus on these Sundays after...

God’s Vigilant Care and Dedicated Concern

Apr 25, 2021
Sermon 4-25-2021 Fourth Sunday of Easter Text: John 10:11-18 Pastor Jean M. Hansen  

Three Steps, Then GO!

Apr 11, 2021
I say: “He is risen,” and you say, “He is risen, indeed! Alleluia!” Let’s do it again, “He is risen! He is risen, indeed. Alleluia!” We are still celebrating Easter! The Easter season...

But Wait … more Anxiety … and also Hope

Apr 04, 2021
Enter Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome, three women, three disciples of Jesus. One would think that they would be joining us in proclaiming, “He is risen! He is...

We Stand at the Cross

Apr 02, 2021
Our service today includes the procession of the cross and its veneration. We have not used this service for a number of years, opting instead for the light to darkness theme of the...

What are You Always Doing?

Apr 01, 2021
Maundy Thursday Reflection April 1, 2021 Text: John 13:1-17, 31-35 Pastor Jean M. Hansen  

Take a Deep Breath and Step into Holy Week

Mar 28, 2021
Palm Sunday: we have observed it here at Faith Lutheran Church in a variety of ways. There have been parades around the building, sometimes with a real-live donkey along to catch the...

The Distinguishing Act of God

Mar 21, 2021
In Tuesday’s Akron Beacon Journal there was an article about Akron Public School students adjusting to being in school in-person again. It struck me how much of an adjustment that...