Posted on April 23, 2020
One thing is needful. One thing is essential. Listening to the words of Jesus. Lutheran Family Service offers His words in the words we share, words of a living Savior, words of His peace and His presences and His promises. No matter what the circumstances, Jesus gives the essential message, the “good portion, which will not be taken away from [us].”
Posted on March 24, 2020
Are you one of the many mothers or fathers looking for ways to fill your child’s extra time at home with positive, Godly activities each day?
Posted on March 23, 2020
Addressing the physical and social challenges that the COVID- 19 virus has placed upon families is important and so is keeping faith alive and strong.
Posted on March 23, 2020
How do we grow in faith while “sheltered in place”? The Holy Spirit gives us two simple things to consider through Paul’s letter to the Philippians. “Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others” (2:4).
Posted on January 13, 2020
by Bethany Kuhlmann
For many, the “want” to bring God into the home is there. Funny enough, even as Christians, it can feel like an awkward thing to do. However, there are ways that you can ease into this that feel very natural.
Posted on October 7, 2019
It is never easy to say a final goodbye to a loved one. Of course, we want to tell them that we love them but often we are at a loss of what else to say.
Posted on March 8, 2019
Who is a caregiver? It’s simple! A caregiver is a person who cares for someone else. As kids, we cared for our pets. As teenagers, we cared for other people’s kids by babysitting. As adults, we raise and care for our families, including our spouse and parents. Struggles, stress, frustrations, and worries are a part […]
Posted on January 21, 2019
The Lutheran Family Service and Perry Lutheran Homes team, together with Ministry in Mission, were able to open and admit the first residents into the Jacmel Lutheran Home January 9 – 16. The eldercare home was designed to provide care for ten of Jacmel’s most vulnerable elders as well as foster connection with the 34 orphans living next door.
Posted on December 21, 2018
With over 117 years of experience caring for children and families, Lutheran Family Service was approached to help bring this intergenerational community of orphans and elders to life.
Posted on October 23, 2018
by Rev. Dr. Jim Lamb - Life Advocate
Some would say that the church and Christians should not be involved. In case you haven’t noticed, the world needs the light of Christian influence!