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    Poetry in Worship

    A Lutheran Congregation Celebrates Holy Trinity Sunday with Poetry

    Discover how one congregation explored the mystery of the Holy Trinity through poetry.

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    A Love Letter to Reading

    Why I Write (What I Write)

    As a child, I discovered through reading that my most secret and embarrassing thoughts were not so peculiar after all. Thanks to my mother, I am as much a professional reader as I am a writer.

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    Impatience

    A poem by Margaret Hasse, participant in the summer 2007 and 2008 writing workshop, Believing in Writing.

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    Chosen

    Why I Write (What I Write)

    I can’t quite bring myself to say that I’ve chosen to write about what I write about. It seems more accurate to say that the things I write about chose me.

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    In Defense of Practical Theological Knowledge

    I want students to respect the knowledge they gain through practice as highly as they respect what they acquire through books and lectures.

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Resources for Congregations

Called to Life

A free 6-week program for small groups to explore God’s call in their lives.

Called to Work

A free 6-week program for small groups to explore profession and vocation.

Lives Explored videos

A video series with real-life stories of calling.

Insights on Vocation

Articles on vocation and calling.

Resources for Faith & Writing

Heart in book pages

A Love Letter to Reading

As a child, I discovered through reading that my most secret and embarrassing thoughts were not so peculiar after all. Thanks to my mother, I am as much a professional reader as I am a writer.