25 Jun 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “Children of God”

Then little children were being brought to him in order that he might lay his hands on them and pray. The disciples spoke sternly to those who brought them; but Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not stop them; for...
18 Jun 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “A Litany for 2020”

So God led the people by the roundabout way of the wilderness....The Lord went in front of them in a pillar of cloud by day, to lead them along the way, and in a pillar of fire by night, to give them light, so that they might travel by day...
11 Jun 2020 0 Comment

DeacPost “Splashing in the Font”

Do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death?  Therefore we have been buried with him by baptism into death, so that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the...
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...