Feb 23 Lent Devo

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by Keona Koster, Marketing, 2018 “I looked, and lo, the fruitful land was a desert, and all its cities were laid in ruins before the Lord, before his fierce anger.” – Jeremiah 4:26 All things beautiful have been destroyed. The land, the cities, all…

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Expletives & Honesty

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From the Archives…. A couple of years ago during finals week I heard the heavy faded blue doors of the Lutheran Center abruptly swing open as a student stepped into the lounge area of the center that’s adjacent to my office. What I heard…

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The Robe

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I was baptized on the last day of 1978 at First Presbyterian Church in Hastings, Nebraska. I obviously don’t remember it, as I was a little over two months old.  But I’m stubborn, so I try to remember it anyway. I try to remember…

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Living into Thankfulness

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by Vicar Ashlin Marchese Thankfulness is something I’ve been thinking about lately. And, not simply because we just celebrated Thanksgiving. This semester we have engaged in active thankfulness here at the Lutheran Center. Led by Jenna, we have been writing thank you letters to…

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Being Known

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by Anna Helzer On the Saturday afternoon after I had just finished my freshman week of 13-hour days at Cornhusker Marching Band camp, the very last thing I wanted to do was meet more people. As an introvert from small-town Nebraska, the week had…

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Re-Posting the Theses…

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On Monday October 30th– Tuesday October 31st, the Lutheran Center community celebrated the 500th anniversary of the posting of the 95 theses by Martin Luther. In doing this we placed a door outside the Union on city campus, painted with a Luther rose and…

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