Two primary components of the Regional Pastor mission stand out in my mind. The first reminds me of an insurance company’s branding campaign some years back that explained its deflecting nature; it called itself, “the Quiet Company.” The first priority given our Regional Pastors as their ministry began in its formative stages five years ago
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On March 1, 2015 Scott Robison was ordained as an Elder at Cornerstone Community Church in Ferndale, WA. Pastor Bill Helland officiated the ordination.
Pastor Larry Olson of Fort Collins, CO has accepted the call to be the next pastor of Immanuel Lutheran Brethren Church in Pasadena, CA. He and his wife Irene plan to move to Pasadena at the end of April and begin their ministry there on May 1, 2015.
On February 12-13, 2015 the CLB Council of Directors met in Fullerton, CA in connection with the Pacific Region Convention. President Paul Larson opened the meeting with a meditation on Psalm 121. The council members were assigned to committees with department directors to look at the progress and vision of the five-year plans and goals
Thank you for being the hands and feet of Jesus!” Each year, women support Women’s Ministries projects. Here are updates and thanks from the past few months. From Marybeth Nordtvedt (HELP ministry): HELP! It can be a desperate cry or a quiet word or deed of encouragement. We’ve all been on both sides of giving
On June 7, 2015, Rev. Michael Natale was ordained at Faith Chapel Lutheran Brethren Church in Cranston, RI. Regional Pastor Warren Geraghty officiated the service.
Fergus Falls, MN – President Paul Larson Paul Larson Commencement Address from Hillcrest Academy on Vimeo.
Buda, TX – President Paul LarsonPresident Larson and his wife Bee with Pastor Caleb & Sarah Larson, and their darling kiddos Kaylen and Rhys, after worship and a fine Texas BBQ at church.
De Witt, IA – President Paul LarsonPresident Larson and Pastor Jason Lang doing Q & A with the students. Great questions! (Theology and relationship questions- so good.)
(L to R) Elder Bill Buck, Rev. Dr. Jim Jensen, Rev. Gregory Solberg, Regional Pastor Stan Olsen On March 29, 2015, Gregory Solberg was installed as Associate Pastor of Community Church of Joy in Sammamish, WA. Regional Pastor Stan Olsen officiated.
Fort Lauderdale, FL – President Paul LarsonAt Fifth Act Liberate lunch with Paul Tripp. What a great time of teaching & encouragement!! — (with Matthew Paul Buccheri, Paul David Tripp and Erick Sorensen at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church).
Fullerton, CA – President Paul LarsonOn February 13, 2015 the Pacific Region Biennial Convention began in Fullerton California with a message from CLB President Paul Larson.