Category Archives: Church by Perception

Before it begins…

Taking a brief moment before the ELCA Youth Gathering begins to think about friends I’ve already reconnected with, others I will see soon, new ones to be made, those back home, the troubles of this world & this amazing city … Continue reading

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2 Bald Pastors / Episode 64: David Grafton – Christian/Muslim Relations

  http://2baldpastors.com/episode64/

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WHY MY CHURCH ROCKS

On Sunday, February 4, 2018. Worshipers at St. Paul Lutheran Church were asked to write a brief “elevator speech” on their experience of our church community, with three caveats: Try not to use church jargon or inside language. Try not … Continue reading

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YOUR FAITH IN THE CROSSROADS (min msg)

https://youtu.be/toF_oHFKzvY George Hunter III, The Celtic Way of Evangelism: How Christianity Can Reach the West…Again. Tenth Anniversary Edition. (Nashville: Abingdon Press, 2010.)

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2 Bald Pastors / Episode 53: Martin Luther

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A Pastoral Letter on Charlottesville

To the people of St. Paul (and beyond), With you I was appalled by the evil revealed on full display in Charlottesville, VA this past weekend by white supremacy groups and individuals. I was mortified to see the hatred in … Continue reading

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE!!! (min msg)

Recorded 8/08/2017 St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT stpaul-elca.org

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