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November 2018 Message

November 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders Dear Beloved of God – We have just concluded the season of Area Gatherings: Northern (Sept. 28-29 at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Stony Plain in collaboration with St. John Lutheran of Golden Spike, Spruce Grove and St. Matthew, Spruce Grove), Southwestern (Oct. 13 […]

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October 2018 Message

October 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders Dear Beloved of God – Cathy and I were privileged to travel with our Synod youth and home team leaders on the ABT Synod bus trip to and from the CLAY (Canadian Lutheran Anglican Youth gathering) 2018 in Thunder Bay. Soon you will read some […]

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September 2018 Message

September 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders Dear Beloved of God – Immediately following the June 14-16, 2018 Synod Convention, the Synod of Alberta and the Territories was pleased to host a Global Consultation which included Companion Synod partners: The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Colombia (IELCO), the South Carolina ELCA Synod, the […]

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July/August 2018 Message

July-August 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders Dear Beloved of God – I am writing on Tuesday morning, June 12, just days before the Synod Convention begins in Camrose under the theme based on I Cor. 13:13, “Faith, Hope, Love: and the greatest of these is love.” As we gather on Thursday […]

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June 2018 Message

June 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders   Dear Beloved of God – Soon we will gather in Convention in Camrose – UofA Augustana Campus – June 14-16, 2018 under the theme based on I Cor. 13:13, “Faith, Hope, Love: and the greatest of these is love.” I am appreciative of the […]

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May 2018 Message

May 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders Dear Beloved of God – Soon we will gather in Convention in Camrose – UofA Augustana Campus – June 14-16, 2018 under the theme based on I Cor. 13:13, “Faith, Hope, Love: and the greatest of these is love.” I am appreciative of the work […]

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April 2018 Message

April 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders Dear Beloved of God – I love the account of Jesus journeying on the road with two of his followers to Emmaus. Their hearts are heavy with grief.   As they walk they are talking with each other about all that had taken place, and […]

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March 2018 Message

March 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders Dear Beloved of God – Many have noted that I sign correspondence with the word, Shalom.  This has been my practice since my first call serving with and among the people of God at Bethany Lutheran, Dickson. Recently I ran across an explanation of Shalom […]

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February 2018 Message

February 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders   Dear Beloved of God – In the fall of 2017 I was privileged to participate, among other events, in three Common Prayer Services with the Roman Catholics, and with Anglican presence and participation, in Calgary, Edmonton and Whitehorse. The Common Prayer Services were meaningful […]

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January 2018 Message for Congregations and Lay and Rostered Leaders

Dear Beloved of God – In the fall of 2017 I was privileged to participate, among other events, in three Common Prayer Services with the Roman Catholics, and with Anglican presence and participation, in Calgary, Edmonton and Whitehorse. Following the Common Prayer liturgy prepared for the Lutheran-Roman Catholic service in Lund, Sweden in 2016 when […]

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