Women Advance and the Community Benefits Growing up a woman in a Massai tribe almost guarantees a difficult life of servitude, daily physical labor and many children. Thanks to the education of young women like Neema, she now has a future to utilize her mind and college... Read More →
Zechariah asked the angel, “How can I be sure of this? I am an old man and my wife is well along in years.” The angel said to him, “I am Gabriel. I stand in the presence of God, and I have been sent to speak to you and to tell you this good news. And now you will be silent and... Read More →
This article was written by Preston Thiemann gives insight about the Sudanese Community worshiping at Sheridan and its done very nicely. Enjoy! http://cojmc.unl.edu/mosaic/2013/11/29/nuer-create-congregation-lincolns-sheridan-lutheran/ Read More →
Thank you. Seems easy, but with the holiday of thankfulness seemingly behind us, it can be easy to move past it and head full force into Christmas. But Gary and Lisa King, the brains behind what Gary calls the “First Annual” Thanksgiving Meal at Barnabas Community... Read More →
You may know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday…but now there’s #GivingTuesday. This initiative kicks off the giving season the Tuesday following Thanksgiving. This year’s #GivingTuesday is Dec. 3. Sheridan is participating in #GivingTuesday with its annual alternative... Read More →
By day the Lord went ahead of them in a pillar of cloud to guide them on their way and by night in a pillar of fire to give them light, so that they could travel by day or by night. Exodus 13: 21 (New International Version) “Really, Lord? A pillar of cloud? Clouds are fluffy and... Read More →
I pray that from his glorious, unlimited resources he will empower you with inner strength through his Spirit. Then Christ will make his home in your hearts as you trust in him. Your roots will grow down into God’s love and keep you strong. Ephesians 3: 16-17 It is difficult to... Read More →
“…Lead a life worthy of the calling to which you have been called, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.” Ephesians 4:1-2 God’s dearest desire is that we... Read More →
Donation Bins – Hygiene Kits: Place in a one gallon re-sealable bag: two washcloths, two bars of soap, two toothbrushes, one full sized toothpaste, one full size deodorant & one wide tooth comb. Haiti VBS Supplies: Sharpie markers, paracord (available at craft stores/Amazon), gallon size Ziploc bags.
Noisy Offering – Benefits the ELCA Global Farm Challenge whose initiatives help alleviate hunger, promote education, and teach prevention against drought and natural disaster. Our youth who attend the ELCA Youth Gathering in Houston will bring this offering with them. Learn more: elca.org/globalfarmchallenge.
Sunday Coffee Servers Needed – We need more people to serve on Sunday Coffee teams-each team serves six times a year. This is a great opportunity for a family, Sojourner or Grace Group. Contact Brenda Carpenter or sign up at the Welcome Center.