Mark Muehl

Whom Do You Fear?

David writes, “The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear?The LORD is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” (Psalm 27:1) Whether David wrote this as he first became king or if he wrote this in the close of his days onearth, David provides… Read more »

Lutheran Spirit-School Spirit

“We’ve got spirit, yes we do! We’ve got spirit, how about you?” That cheer dates me, for sure, but it is still true in our Lutheran Schools. As I write, Homecoming Week at Concordia Lutheran High School has just ended.Walking the hallways last week, I had a fun challenge trying to figure… Read more »

Lutheran Spirit- Storytelling

Don’t you marvel at a good storyteller? No, not fish stories...although those stories can be entertaining. Storytellers can describe both the details of the event AND bring you to some kind of emotion. It’s a gift to be a storyteller. However, it’s much easier to tell a story when you know the… Read more »

Lutheran Spirit - Generosity

Ten years ago, Woodburn Lutheran School’s enrollment was 53.In 1718, enrollment was 122.10 years ago, there was no 7th and 8th grade at WLS. Last year, 23 boys and girls made up the 7th and 8th grade.There’s plenty to be thankful for the churches of Zion and Christ. Their school is attracting… Read more »

Lutheran Spirit- Mercy

Stan Hines died tonight. Stan was the husband of first grade teacher Mary Hines of St John-Emmanuel Lutheran School. His health deteriorated rapidly recently and only in the last week had entered hospice care.Stan and Mary have understood (and Mary will experience even more in the days ahead) that Lutheran Spirit is… Read more »