Creative Attentiveness

The creativity of our confirmation students inspires me! This drawing by Autumn Aanenson captures perfectly the main point of my sermon on April 21-22. Thank you, Autumn! Pastor...

OSL Blog: Magnify! Advent Devotional, Day 29

Advent Day 29 - Sunday, December 24 And Mary said, “My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior.” Luke 1:46–47 I love sports. I love the competition. I love to see what the human body can do when pushed to the limit. And I love the emotional...

OSL Blog: Magnify! Advent Devotional, Day 28

Advent Day 28 - Saturday, December 23 I have two younger sisters and our families were always very close, even vacationing together for a week each summer. After our parents died we had a disagreement on what to do with the farmland. I’d always heard about families...