Wow! Thanks to the community of Buena Vista and the Faith Lutheran LWML for another wonderful Gingerbread Bazaar! What a fun day! Thank you to all who worked hard, and all who helped us help others!
As we prepare for the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, Faith Lutheran Church of Buena Vista is beginning to celebrate with a display at the Buena Vista Public Library. The display was put together by Jim Borneman with items from different member families at Faith. If you are at the BV Library stop for a … More Reformation 500th Anniversary
It looks like hurricane Harvey is a bad one. Our prayers are with all of those who are hurting in Texas. Jesus’ church throughout the world is preparing to help meet needs in any way we can. If you would like to help here is a link to our own LCMS relief efforts. LCMS Hurricane … More Hurricane Harvey Relief
Context is important. Without knowing what the context is in a sentence, how do you know the meaning of its words? Are you going to the bank to deposit a check, or are you sitting on the bank while fishing. Without context, how do you know? In the Gospel of Matthew we hear about Jesus … More Context and Satisfaction
Sometimes we lose patience. We honk at the stoplight, or mutter while waiting in line. There are times that we all lose our patience. There are times when we all lament, “how long will this go on, how long O Lord.” You’ve had days like that, haven’t you? You’ve had one of those days when … More Memorial Day
Ephesians 1:4 even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love 5 he predestined us for adoption as sons through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of his will, 6 to the praise of his glorious grace, with which he has blessed us … More Coming Home
As they were going along the road, someone said to him, “I will follow you wherever you go.” And Jesus said to him, “Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head.” To another he said, “Follow me.” But he said, “Lord, let … More