Category Archives: Insights by Others

“This Changes Everything!” 2018 ELCA YOUTH GATHERING PRESENTATION

7/22/2018 Mark 6:30-34 Ephesians 2:1-22 “THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING!” St. Paul, Trinity, and Bethesda Youth St. Paul Lutheran Church, Old Saybrook, CT Trinity Lutheran Church, Centerbrook, CT Bethesda Lutheran Church, New Haven, CT Advertisements

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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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“Mission Trip Reflections,” Youth trip to Brooklyn, NY 2017

8/27/2017 Youth reflect on their mission experience. St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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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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2 Bald Pastors / Episode 51: Bishop On a Bike, Jim Hazelwood

http://2baldpastors.com/episode-51-conversation-with-the-bishop-on-a-bike-jim-hazlewood/

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