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Psalm 125

Devotional for Psalm 125 – By Katie Boltwood All I could think about when I was reading this scripture was the turmoil that is going on overseas in the Holy Land. “For the scepter of wickedness shall not rest on the land allotted to the righteous, lest the righteous stretch out their hands to do…

Meet Matt

Matt Hall has just been hired to fill the position of Church Administrator at University Lutheran.  One of Matt’s many responsibilities will be to compose and send out this email every week. Here’s a little bit about Matt so that you can get to know him a little better and how he will be serving…

Up, Up, and Right Here

 My family knows when my flight is about to take off when I’m traveling because I send them a group text that says “Up, up, and away.” Today is the liturgical celebration of Ascension Day. On this day, Jesus said “Up, up, and away” to His disciples – rising into the heavens to take His…

It’s A….

From Pastor Jay Girl!!!! In Jeremiah 1:5, God comes to Jeremiah and says, “Before I formed you in the womb, I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations.” We’ve found out that we’re having a girl – but God didn’t find that out, He…

Know a student?

Do you know a student who is coming (or already at) to one of the universities in Tallahassee? Florida State University? Florida A&M University? Tallahassee Community College? If you do, we would love to get to know them.  The easiest way for you to send in their information along with the information for any other…

Sundays and Rehearsal Dinners

Sundays and Rehearsal Dinners  This summer is sort of a summer of love here at University Lutheran, or at least it is for me.  I’ve had more than my usual amount of weddings and premarital counseling to perform, and later on today, I’m going to be doing the rehearsal and going to the rehearsal dinner…

Why Being Part of a Small Group is Good

In principio creavit Deus caelum et terram. Propterea sicut per unum hominem in hunc mundum peccatum intravit et per peccatum mors et ita in omnes homines mors pertransiit in quo omnes peccaverunt. Iustificati igitur ex fide pacem habeamus ad Deum per Dominum nostrum Iesum Christum. Omnes enim peccaverunt et egent gloriam Dei.