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God Sighting: A Community to Welcome Home

In September of 2020, the most destructive and expensive fire in Oregon’s history, known as the Almeda fire, scorched through Rogue Valley. The fire left behind a 13-mile-long burn scar which destroyed 2,600 homes, 200 businesses and left 10,000 people displaced. Our congregation...
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A Dream Becoming Reality: Stories from the Habitat for Humanity Wall Raising

Written by Pastor Rhonda Bostrom “All my dreams are coming true…” Abdelkarim said these words in the opening dedication for his family’s new Habitat for Humanity home, Sat., June 2. Abdelkarim, his wife Sailwa and their four boys happily greeted representatives...
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Local Impact through Lincoln Habitat Faith Build

Be a part of the Faith Build with Habitat for Humanity! Habitat for Humanity provides safe and affordable housing for those in the city of Lincoln and Lancaster County. In addition to Sheridan Lutheran Church, this build is sponsored by Thrivent Financial, United Lutheran Church,...
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World Habitat Day

  In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: “It is more blessed to give than to receive.” -Acts 20:35 Last Monday, October 2, marked the day where Habitat for Humanity joins with...
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Happy & Tired Conversations

This week has been unlike any other Habitat Global Village week we have experienced thus far. We worked hand in hand, side by side, building walls and trusses throughout the week. Someone counted, and there were more than 390 trusses built, 1,169 boards screwed in for the fence,...
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As Simple as Multumesc

One Word One word, well two words in English, is a way our team is bridging the language gap in a country where few-if any of our group-speak the language. Thank you-Multumesc in Romanian-is the first word and only word I know in Romanian, thanks to our waitress, Florida. But the...
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Habitat Build in Lincoln 2014

  For many years, Sheridan has partnered with Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and Habitat for Humanity to provide safe and affordable housing for residents of Lincoln. Sheridan Lutheran gave a donation of $5,000 to support the building of this house. Meet the Famil...
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Summer Mission Trips By The Numbers

 Haiti VBS 4,400 miles traveled 350 efficiency stoves distributed 2,800 Meals distributed Immeasurable: Hugs given & received         Youth Mission Trip to New Jersey 315 Nebraskans, 6 from Sheridan 2,620 miles driven 4 hours to fill a haul away dumpster...
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One of the Most Exciting Days of My Life

Today our Sheridan team participated in the official ground breaking for the new church, or temple as our friends call it. Bishop Gomez, the bishop of the Lutheran Church of El Salvador, led the service. Joe and Bonnie Reilly, trip leaders from Ohio, both spoke about their part...
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Partnership for the Long Haul

There has been a shift in how churches reach out to those who are suffering. As Jesus says in Matthew 25, we will see his face in the poor, the hungry, the thirsty, those imprisoned and those in need. As missionary societies developed in churches in the late 1800s from Europe and...
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House of Hope Weekend Celebration

In April of 2013, members and friends of Sheridan Lutheran Church and other area Lutheran churches started to build a house in the parking lot of Sheridan Lutheran Church. Thanks in large part to the Lincoln/Lancaster County Habitat for Humanity, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans...
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El Salvador: Complete

We are home. It almost seems like this week was a dream. Every time I close my eyes, I see the faces of Carlos, Wilmer, Pablo, Francisco, Raoul, Antonio, Luis, Claudia, and Wilbur. And when I open my eyes, I see all of my wonderful teammates. I’m so thankful for them. I’m...
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