On November 22, 2015, Messiah LC of Underwood, MN installed Timothy Collins as pastor. Regional Pastor Stan Olsen officiated.
On November 8, 2015, Immanuel LBC of Pasadena, CA installed Rev. Larry Olson as pastor. Regional Pastor Phil Heiser officiated.
On November 1, 2015, Jeremy Wilson was ordained at Lutheran Brethren Church of Nampa, ID. Regional Pastor Phil Heiser officiated.
Chaplain Kenneth Austin, 76, of Underwood, MN died Tuesday, October 27, 2015. Ken was born on December 11, 1938, in Minot, ND. On February 15, 1959, he married Mavis Field in Minot, ND. As a layperson Ken participated in Church of the Lutheran Brethren church plants in Dickinson, ND and Bismarck, ND. In 1987 he
On October 11, 2015, Rev. Aage Larsen was installed as the pastor of The Mission Church in Paramus, NJ. The Rev. Anthony Karlik officiated.
On April 5-6, 2016 the Theological Council of the Church of the Lutheran Brethren will meet in Fergus Falls, Minnesota.
On April 7-8, 2016 the Council of Directors of the Church of the Lutheran Brethren will meet in Fergus Falls, Minnesota.
By Mark Johannesen The last time I wrote I wrote about welcoming visitors at our churches and at our youth groups. What I want to write on now relates to that topic. Five years ago, as I was starting to get to know students and families at our church, I met a single mom of
By Mark Johannesen In my last post I wrote how my family made the decision to change schools with our daughter. And without going into that change too much I can say that it has been a great move. A month ago her new school, which is a Christian school, hosted a Christmas party for
“Mrs. Larson’s Last Lesson” President Larson’s mother, Ruth, recently passed away. He was blessed to be able to share this message at the service, in which he not only remembers her life and her work as a teacher, but uses that work to illustrate our relationship to Christ. Blessed be the memory of Ruth Larson, and
The word “diamond” is derived from the ancient Greek word adámas, which means unbreakable. Diamonds are the hardest known material on the planet. They are formed deep below the earth’s surface when pockets of carbon dioxide encounter extreme heat and high pressure. These unique conditions cause the carbon atoms to bond together. Over time, something
JOHN 17:15-16 Jesus said, “My prayer is not that you take them out of the world but that you protect them from the evil one. They are not of the world, even as I am not of it.” The young man with tousled hair had courteously stood to let Bee pass by to the window seat,