Blogs 2017-03-28T14:54:17-05:00

1904, 2018

Life-Changing, by Parker Davis

Hi, my name is Parker Davis and I’m a graduating senior this year. I have been a part of St. Luke’s Student Ministries since the beginning of 7th grade. Being a part of this ministry has shaped me into the person I am today, and I couldn’t thank […]

1304, 2018

Scouting: From Boys to Men, by Geoff Zimmerman

Personally, Scouting has had a profound effect on me, and I have watched as Scouting has influenced every boy that passes through our troop. As one of the oldest Scouts in the troop, I have the ability to step back and watch the development of boys into young […]

1304, 2018

The Smile of God

A PERSONAL PRAYER God, I read all my old prayers to you, God, and recognize how often they are filled with contrition and confession. I continually remind you of how far short I fall. I try to be honest before you, approaching you with humility. And I know that such […]

604, 2018

Come to the River…

A PERSONAL PRAYER God, I am so thankful for this last Sunday. You did indeed breathe new life into me. I felt a resurrection of the heart. I felt my bones come together and form life again. I was lifted up. Thank you, God, for new life, abundant […]

3003, 2018

A Blessed Weekend

A PERSONAL PRAYER God of both Fridays and Sundays, “See from his head, his hands, his feet, sorrow and love flow mingled down! Did e’er such love and sorrow meet…?” – Isaac Watts, early Methodist hymnodist. I stand amazed by your love, for me, God. When I stand in the […]

2303, 2018

Invictus: A Passion, by Sid Davis

I am not a believer in the notion of God “showing up.” Sometimes, when things go extraordinarily well, one can be tempted to attribute success to the attendance of the Almighty. Annie Dillard says, “Beauty and grace are performed whether or not we will or sense them. The least […]