Faith Lens

Blogs from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

February 25, 2016–Faster. Higher. Stronger.
Scott Mims, Virginia Beach, VA   Warm-up Questions (Activity) Give each person some Play-Doh or similar material and have them create a sculpture or a symbol that represents or relates to their faith. After a few minutes, have everyone share their creation and what it symbolizes.  Take note of how many people incorporate a cross […]
February 18, 2018–Life on Mars
Herb Wounded Head, Brookings, SD   Warm-up Question When was the last time you looked up at the stars or the moon? What sort of feelings do you experience when you did? Life on Mars Perhaps you’ve heard of billionaire Elon Musk. He’s an inventor and entrepreneur who founded the electric car company Tesla, as […]
February 11, 2018–The Winterkeeper
Kris Litman-Koon, Mt. Pleasant, SC Warm-up Question Have you ever read an interesting autobiography? What made this person’s life unique? The Winterkeeper At the dawn of 2018, the Mountain Journal online magazine introduced a year-long series written by a man named Steven Fuller, who is a “winterkeeper” at Yellowstone National Park. During the warm months, […]