I was still at the seminary, but I was (fairly) newly “licensed” to preach. My grandma’s church, Immanuel Lutheran in Williamsburg, IA., asked my to do so. This picture was taken right after that worship service and before we had to drive back to St. Louis. Sunday, November 28, 1993.
This Sunday is Reformation Sunday; the last Sunday in October commemorating October 31, 1517, when Dr. Martin Luther nailed 95 Theses for debating on the church door in Wittenberg, Germany. Yet, even now, some stored have Christmas decorations out. That seems to be happening earlier and earlier every year. Yet, the two are linked. Dr. […]
At a talent show competition from Channel 13. This was right in front of the Sears at Memorial City Mall. Mary Lynn and I didn’t win, but we did get a prize. I got a Marvin Zindler watch [which later fell off into the water around Lake Conroe]. We were singing, “You’re Just in Love (I Wonder Why)” […]
“A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent.”