“We have A Lot More in Common Than We Have Differences”: Lutheran-Catholic Dialogue

By Susan Shinn Turner Nearly 100 members from St. John’s and Sacred Heart Catholic Church attended each of three sessions during the recent Lutheran-Catholic Dialogue. The effort saw gatherings at both congregations. The first session included the history of Christianity in Rowan County by Dr. Gary Freeze, followed by Pastor...

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Lutheran-Catholic Dialogue Continues Dec 5 and Jan 9

Members of St. John’s and Sacred Heart Catholic Church gathered in conversation and fellowship on Nov. 14. The event was part one of a three-part series titled “Striving Toward Unity: A Lutheran-Catholic Reflection on Past, Present, and Potential for the Future.” Pastor Rhodes Woolly and Father John Eckert hosted the...

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Henry Muhlenberg

By Pastor Rhodes Woolly “In God’s Own Country” tells the story of Henry Muhlenberg and the beginnings of a Lutheran church in America, but without simple understanding of the historical context and the main characters involved, it can be quite confusing. Take ten minutes to read through the following and...

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