Posts by Jonathan Lonsway

58 of 10 items

Advent Opportunities

by Jonathan Lonsway

Advent is a special time of year, a time for waiting, for listening, for expecting, lamenting, and hoping. To help you connect to God and each other, there are several opportunities to mark your Advent season this year. Attend our mid-week Advent services (Wednesdays at 7:00pm), where we are singing the “Holden Evening Prayer” and […]

Seventh Inning Thanksgiving

by Jonathan Lonsway
baseballs lying in grass

Among icons of Americana, baseball is at the forefront. Many of us can recall happy afternoons spent in the stands of our favorite teams, the familiar smells of ballpark food wafting our way as the cheers and catcalls of enthusiastic fans overwhelm our senses. An integral part of baseball experience is the seventh-inning stretch; that point […]

IHOW: International House of Worship

by Jonathan Lonsway
image biracial family of enjoying dinner together

We learn some important life lessons around the dinner table. How to be polite, to be patient, to thank the chef, how to have a conversation, and how to slow down and savor are just some of the many lessons my parents tried to teach me, but by far the most important was how to try new […]

Printables & Print Less

by Jonathan Lonsway

If you attend our worship services in Lent you will see a change in both the bulletin and The Happenings. The two shall become one in the most epic marriage of church publications in the history of St. Lukes! Starting March 9 instead of receiving two separate publications you will be handed one booklet that […]