4 Jun 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “Resurrection”

“Jesus said to her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. Those who believe in me, even though they die, will live, and everyone who lives and believes in me will  never die’” John 11:25-26 Resurrection is the final...
3 Jun 2020 0 Comment

LDA Student Spotlight

Educating and forming men and women for lives of service is what the LDA is all about. We thought our LDA community might like to get to know our students a little better. Each month we will feature the story of a deaconess or deacon...
28 May 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “Reflections on an Adventure”

"For learning about wisdom and instruction, for understanding words of insight....Let the wise also hear and gain in learning, and the discerning acquire a skill...." Proverbs 1:2;5 I'm in the middle of an adventure. And I'm realizing...
14 May 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “Shalom My Friends”

So when it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and when the doors were shut where the disciples were ..., Jesus came and stood in their midst and said to them, “Peace be with you.” John 20:19 This is a time when we...
7 May 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “Sharing a Sacred Moment”

"When this perishable body puts on imperishability, and this mortal body puts on immortality, then the saying that is written will be fulfilled: "Death has been swallowed up in victory." "Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death is...
30 Apr 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “God’s Care is Communal”

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. (Ephesians 1:2) Peace be to the whole community, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.  Grace be with all who have an undying love for...
23 Apr 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “We Are Not Alone” Deaconess Jean Wildgrube

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake. Yea, though I walk through...
16 Apr 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “A New Normal”

 "And this is my prayer, that your love may overflow more and more with knowledge and full insight to help you to determine what is best..." Philippians 1:9,10a As a parent, I know that adjusting to a new normal takes time and includes...
9 Apr 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “Peace Be With You”

When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, “Peace be with you.”–John 20:19  As I...
2 Apr 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “¡Hay Dios Mio!” Deaconess Carmen Colón–Brown

¡Hay Dios Mio! In Spanish, this phrase translates as “Oh my God!” For many English-speakers, this phrase may be offensive. Many consider the phrase as using the Lord’s name in vain. However in many (not all) Latino cultures, the...