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A Senior’s Story of Faith

Posted by Cori Ring on

Throughout high school I struggled a lot with my faith. Around my freshman year I had basically given up on the whole idea of Christianity. The only reason I went to youth group was because I had friends there. I went three years of high school just going through the motions, largely because I ...

Mothers: Teachers of God's Love

Posted by Rachel McCaslin on

As a mother, I am constantly worried about being the best teacher I possibly can for my son. There are times that I wonder—What am I missing? I know he’s only three years old, but what haven’t I taught him yet that he should know? How do I teach him about God’s love and ...

Where Did You See Jesus Today?

Posted by Maris McCarville on

Sometimes we have to look or focus and other times, it is so very obvious. Last month at Clinic with a Heart, I had a great opportunity to see Jesus at work through two of the patients. There was a man sitting, sleeping in the corner of the waiting room. He had filled out all of his paperwork and ...

I Love Vacation Bible School!

Posted by Jill Rice on

A few fingers stained by markers. A stray piece of tissue paper that is somehow temporarily glued to a shoe. A shirt that now glistens due to a sprinkling of glitter. A cheek with some leftover frosting.  A juice mustache. A catchy little ditty that is sung over and over. Ahhhhh...it must be ...

The Gift that Keeps on Giving

Posted by Lori Changstrom on

The Southwood Lutheran Endowment Fund was established in 2004 as a means to enhance the mission of Southwood outside the general fund. No portion of the income from the Endowment is used for the general budget. Rather, it is used in four areas: Outreach into the community and Nebraska Synod, ...