Discussions around faith & spirituality from Central MA by a Lutheran Pastor
This was the theme for our Synod’s Youth Gathering in New England the past weekend. So, I still have a lot rattling around in my head on the topic from the great teaching, preaching and bible studies that took place.
While at the event, affectionately known as Hammo (short for the state park named…Continue
Posted by Rev. Andrew H. Borden on September 11, 2014 at 3:18pm
I recently attended the city’s interfaith monthly meeting. Under discussion for a couple of months has been the concern for plugging in lay people from our organizations to the challenges in our neighborhoods: to discern ministry opportunities and engage to help.
As I listened a thought kept coming to…Continue
Posted by Rev. Andrew H. Borden on September 4, 2014 at 3:12pm
It has been a banner couple of weeks in this way simply through our shut-ins. The experience noted in this writing comes from meeting with another octogenarian and one who deals with…Continue
Posted by Rev. Andrew H. Borden on August 27, 2014 at 4:13pm
One gal I visit has one of those old wooden folding chairs that I set up to sit on when I stop by. You know the type? Decades ago they were the staple of every church, synagogue and civic center needing on-demand seating. I have fond memories of events I attended at my dad’s parishes where these chairs were…Continue
Posted by Rev. Andrew H. Borden on August 20, 2014 at 3:56pm
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.