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When the COVID-19 pandemic impacted congregations’ worship life, pastors quickly discovered power and reach that was in the palm of their hands all along. A number of pastors swiftly adapted to the pandemic-induced pause and propped their smartphones up in the front pew or in front of the pulpit and crudely live-streamed the first affected service to whatever social media platform they could. “Prior to the pandemic, we knew we needed a stronger online presence, however, it always seemed to be a backburner item because so much time, effort and attention was paid to in-person activities,” explains Rev. Ronnie Smith, pastor...
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April – Queerly Beloved

The past year has been a significant one for the church. In the midst of a global pandemic, we’re all learning...

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March – The Crucifixion and Resurrection of Jesus

The crucifixion and resurrection is all about love. Love is what Jesus was all about. He epitomized God’s loving ways...

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January – We Are Lutheran

When you picture a Lutheran, who do you see? Do you see an older White gentleman reading the first lesson with...

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December – A COVID Christmas

As I write, fall is now established, and our oak is beginning to sport its autumn colour. The days are...

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