Bishop Michael Rinehart

Synod Council at Covenant Houston

Not long ago Covenant sold it’s facility and left behind their large mortgage payment for new digs. After some downsizing, they now have a new space and money in the bank. Pastor Jason (J.T.) shared an update with we the... Continue Reading →

Louisiana Interchurch Conference Annual Assembly 2023

Louisiana Interchurch Conference (LIC) 14 of our congregations are located in the State of Texas. They are part of the Bayou Conference. Their Dean is Sandra Barnes, Pastor of Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Chalmette, Louisiana. The Louisiana Interchurch Conference (LIC) is... Continue Reading →

Lent 4A: Love at First Sight

Lent 4A – March 19, 2023 1 Samuel 16:1-13 – Humans look on the outward appearance, but God looks upon the heart. Psalm 23 – The Lord is my Shepherd. I shall not want. Ephesians 5:8-14 – Live as children of the light. Sleeper awake! Rise... Continue Reading →

Lent 3A: Beyond Belief

Lent 3A – March 12, 2023 Exodus 17:1-7 – Moses brings water out of a rock at Massah and Meribah. Psalm 95 – The Venite: O Come, let us sing to the Lord, let us shout for joy to the God of our salvation.... Continue Reading →

St. John Lutheran Church of Cat Spring

It's interesting being the only church in a town of about 1,300 people. No pressure. I was privileged to be with Pastor Stephanie Stark and the folks at St. John this Sunday, March 5, 2023. Looking at the photos of... Continue Reading →

Lent 2A: Born Anew

By Henry Ossawa Tanner –, Public Domain, Lent 2A – March 5, 2023 Genesis 12:1-4a – God calls Abram at 75 to leave his country and kindred. “I will bless you to be a blessing.”Psalm 121 – I lift my eyes to the hills. My... Continue Reading →

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