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Lutheran Church Charities Comfort Dogs

“Hear my prayer, O Lord; give ear to my pleas for mercy! In your faithfulness answer me, in your righteousness!” Psalm 143:1 Daily around the country grief, turmoil, pain, challenges of all kind upset the lives of everyday people. Often cataclysmic events alter...

Devotions You can Do with Your Preschooler

We all find ourselves in the same place. We want to make family devotions an important part of the family faith ritual but somehow we don’t know where to begin or what to do. So we let the urge pass and promise to “do better” next time. Yet “next time” has just become...

Where is God in Your Bad News?

As parents we all dread the “phone call.” The ring in the night when the voice on the other end tells you something has happened to your teenage child. Shock, disbelief, and possibly panic all flow over you like a river. You notice something is wrong with your...

Disciplines for Faith Formation

How does one grow in faith? Look at these nine spiritual disciplines and reflect on how God works in us, for us, and finally through us for our benefit and for others. Feeding Faith Daily Prayer – talking to God. (Matt.6:9) Daily Bible Reading –  Following a...

Two Kingdoms and the Election

As we have the opportunity to vote this week, it is a good time to reflect upon our role as citizens of two kingdoms. Every person is a subject of two kingdoms, one of which is spiritual, the other earthly. The unbeliever is in the kingdom of Satan, the believer...

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