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Articles and reflections to support your life and faith from pastors, staff, and members of St. Philip the Deacon.

  • Scripture & Prayer

Listening as Prayer

By Amanda Berger Matthew 6:5-14 (The Message) “Here’s what I want you to do: Find a quiet, secluded place so…

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  • Christian Living

Take and Eat

By Amanda Berger Celebrating the Lord's Supper at home requires a little bit of forethought, but provides a satisfying experience…

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  • Life of the Church

Making the Most of Live Stream Worship

By Pastor Cheryl Mathison None of us anticipated that on March 15, when we were forced to suspend in-person worship…

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  • In the World,
  • Scripture & Prayer

In Step with the Spirit

By Renee Putnam “Since we live by the Spirit, we are to keep in step with the Spirit.” Galatians 5:25…

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  • Christian Living,
  • Living Lutheran

A Word on Freedom

By Pastor Tim Westermeyer As I write this, we are still in the month of July, which begins with a…

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“The greatest trap in our life is not success, popularity or power, but self-rejection.”

Henri Nouwen