Discussions around faith & spirituality from Central MA by a Lutheran Pastor
A common definition of faith is “trust in that which you cannot see.” And I think that is pretty good as far as it goes. However, knowing what you trust in is crucial. If it’s the Architect…Continue
Posted by Rev. Andrew H. Borden on May 28, 2015 at 3:30pm
One of the retired pastors in our weekly study group mused with us today how the typical emphasis of the Holy Spirit’s lead is in what they sense is extroverted witness in the world. Then they followed up with “But, supposedly only 50% of people are extroverts by nature.” Does that scare people off?
Posted by Rev. Andrew H. Borden on May 19, 2015 at 12:42pm
As I changed out the marquee in front of the church this afternoon a passerby commented “Changing out the sign, uh?” I responded “Yup!” To which I received the response “Good! I was having a hard time with it.” I asked why, but the man just kept walking away.
God is love, not vengeance. This was the theme of the…Continue
Posted by Rev. Andrew H. Borden on May 14, 2015 at 2:55pm
What I love about the overall story is how this guy grows in faith; his life and understanding for God developing in a give-and-take fashion:…Continue
Posted by Rev. Andrew H. Borden on May 13, 2015 at 12:49pm
So, when I got to church early this morning I noticed a strange odor coming from the chapel area and my office (on the other side of the wall). I checked out both areas and nothing really seemed…Continue
Started by Rev. Andrew H. Borden Jun 1, 2011.