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Mission and Ministry

Shine Brightly: Reach Higher & Touch Lives Further

With the Advent season now in progress, look around and make note of what you see. Look closely ...
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Secure Destination

A little over a year ago, I purchased a used 2019 Toyota Camry. That is the first car ...
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Advent Tips for Teachers

It hit me by surprise.  The other evening, I was looking on YouTube for a song by a ...
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For Such a Time as This

I remember the day well. More than 4000 Lutheran educators from around the country and a host of ...
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The First Three Days of School…

This blog is about real life in our Lutheran schools. The title may allow the reader to reminisce ...
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The Challenge of Telling the Next Generation

“…which He commanded our fathers to teach to their children, that the next generation might know them, the ...
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Customer Service: Practicing Selfless Acts by Putting Others First

The first impression. Just three words, but ones that can make or break a person’s desire to engage ...
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Once Upon a Time

Do you ever yearn for a return to the good old days? You know, a time we could ...
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The Teacher Bleeke Legacy – and Advice for Us Today

Every so often one meets an individual who makes an impression, one that stays for a time. Such ...
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Great Responsibility: The Role of the Godparent

Within our Lutheran school ministries, we are set apart in many ways. Romans 12:2 (ESV) is filled with ...
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