7 November 2023 Listen to this podcast https://lca.box.com/shared/static/hu2tkxugzjxcxw5fmcrdljf1jy8rudj8.mp3 Taking church to the streets Pastor Matt Schubert We often hear these days that we live in a post-Christian society. And yet,… Read more
9 October 2023 Listen to this podcast https://lca.box.com/shared/static/z2jzyytl9gkyb4kfauuta2py6tpd9cmi.mp3 Angels and Demons Pastor Michael Dutschke In the Lutheran church, we don’t tend to talk much about angels and demons. Yet Martin… Read more
It’s nearly time for our church to gather as a synod once again, as we do every three years. The synod includes all our congregations and parishes across Australia and New Zealand, and representatives from various ministries, such as Lutheran schools.
When speaking to the recent online General Pastors Conference, I described the church as the ‘beachhead’ of heaven on earth. If we pay close attention, we will hear the distant surf crashing on its beaches and see the glow of the rising sun on the far horizon heralding the new era of justice, peace.