Faith Lens

Blogs from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

November 19, 2017–Risk and Trust
Faith Lens   Warm-up Question What is the riskiest thing you did last week, something that could have cost you time, money, or health. Risk and Trust The stock market has been booming of late.  That has a lot of people excited, but analysts remind us that what goes up will ultimately come down.  Investments […]
November 11, 2017–It’s the End of the World as We Know it
Danny Stone, Marion, IA   Warm-up Question Share a story about when you were late, unprepared or procrastinated. It’s the End of the World as We Know it Ever listened to REM’s 1987 classic, “It’s the End of the World?”  Playing it now prompts listeners to ponder recent disasters.  Texas was battered by Harvey.  Irma […]
November 5, 2017–Walking the Talk
Scott Moore, Erfurt, Germany   Warm-up Question When was that last time you noticed someone being hypocritical (saying one thing and doing the opposite)? Walking the Talk Aung San Suu Kyi, winner of both the Nobel Peace Prize and the U.S. Congressional Gold Medal, has come under massive criticism in recent weeks because of her […]