Bishop Michael Rinehart

Mary’s Song

Listen to the podcast by Bishop Michael Rinehart. Advent 3B – December 13, 2020 Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 – The spirit of the Lord God is upon me… he has sent me to bring good news to the oppressed, to bind up... Continue Reading →

Lord of Life in The Woodlands celebrates 70 years

The Story of Lord of Life 1968 –The beginning. No LCA church between Loop 610 and Dallas going north. Mission Board buys land for new mission north of 1960. 1969 –First wedding at LOL Gifton Underwood and Marilyn Suderman Aug 21, 1969.... Continue Reading →

A Way in the Wilderness

Listen to the podcast by Bishop Michael Rinehart. Advent 2B – December 6, 2020 Isaiah 40:1-11 – Comfort, comfort ye my people… A voice cries out: “In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord, make straight in the desert a highway for... Continue Reading →

Mark Comes in Like a Lion

Listen to the podcast by Bishop Michael Rinehart. November 29, 2020 is Advent 1B Isaiah 64:1-9 – O that you would tear open the heavens and come down… Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19 – Stir up your power O Lord and come to save... Continue Reading →

The Ordination of Morgan Gates

It was a small group of about thirty, socially distanced in the nave, but many more watched online, as Morgan Gates became Pastor Morgan Gates, with a call to Houston Area Campus Ministry. Many thanks to Pastor Erik Christiansen from... Continue Reading →

Christ the King Houston celebrates its 75th anniversary

2020 has been a difficult year with pandemics, continuing racial injustice, hurricanes and a contentious election season. There have, however, been some things to celebrate. One is the 75th anniversary of Christ the King Lutheran Church in Houston's Rice Village,... Continue Reading →

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