A Very Present Help in Trouble

-Psalm 46 – Grounding for uprooted and chaotic times God is our refuge and strength, a very present  help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change, though the mountains shake in the heart of the sea; though its waters roar and foam,...

Read your Bible: June 5-11 Letters from Paul

Readings:  Galatians 1:1-10 Romans 1:1-15 Background: Lutheran Study Bible (Introduction to Galatians, paragraph 2) Other Jewish leaders who were believers in Jesus had come to Galatia. They insisted that to be acceptable to God the non-Jewish believers must observe...
Justice is more than a verdict

Justice is more than a verdict

When George Floyd was killed on May 25, 2020 there was broad condemnation of the actions of Derek Chauvin and the other police officers. Only two days later, on May 27, 2020, Omaha police chief Todd Schmaderer said in a statement:  We are deeply disturbed by what we...