What is a Lutheran?

We believe that in baptism, one of the things that happens is that we are “adopted” by God. And as members of God’s family, we are taught and nurtured by a specific church family. A “Lutheran”, then, is someone who is a member of a Lutheran Christian community.

If you were to boil down Lutheran beliefs to one word, a strong candidate for that word would be grace.  Grace is a word that describes God’s unconditional and steadfast love.  If mercy is not getting what you deserve (punishment), then grace is getting what you don’t deserve (love and forgiveness).  This grace is shown in countless ways, but most clearly of all in the good news that we are freely saved through the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.   Most Christian denominations point to God’s grace, but Lutherans tend to get really radical about it.

Jun
12
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11:00 am New Bible Study
New Bible Study
Jun 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The new Bible Study, replacing the Women’s Faith Study, will be held every second Wednesday of the month from – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon in the auditorium. December 14 – Matthew 1:18-25 January 11
Jul
10
Wed
11:00 am New Bible Study
New Bible Study
Jul 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The new Bible Study, replacing the Women’s Faith Study, will be held every second Wednesday of the month from – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon in the auditorium. December 14 – Matthew 1:18-25 January 11
Aug
14
Wed
11:00 am New Bible Study
New Bible Study
Aug 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The new Bible Study, replacing the Women’s Faith Study, will be held every second Wednesday of the month from – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon in the auditorium. December 14 – Matthew 1:18-25 January 11
Sep
11
Wed
11:00 am New Bible Study
New Bible Study
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The new Bible Study, replacing the Women’s Faith Study, will be held every second Wednesday of the month from – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon in the auditorium. December 14 – Matthew 1:18-25 January 11
Oct
9
Wed
11:00 am New Bible Study
New Bible Study
Oct 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The new Bible Study, replacing the Women’s Faith Study, will be held every second Wednesday of the month from – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon in the auditorium. December 14 – Matthew 1:18-25 January 11
Nov
13
Wed
11:00 am New Bible Study
New Bible Study
Nov 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The new Bible Study, replacing the Women’s Faith Study, will be held every second Wednesday of the month from – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon in the auditorium. December 14 – Matthew 1:18-25 January 11
Dec
11
Wed
11:00 am New Bible Study
New Bible Study
Dec 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The new Bible Study, replacing the Women’s Faith Study, will be held every second Wednesday of the month from – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon in the auditorium. December 14 – Matthew 1:18-25 January 11