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Archive for February, 2009

Stickers vs. Zippers

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

Do you remember the first Bible you were given? I remember mine very clearly. I must have been about 6 or 7 years old. It was a gift from my Grandma & Grandpa Lewis. King James. Black leatherette binding. Gold embossing on the spine and front that said “Holy Bible” and also on the front […]

Resources for Discernment

Saturday, February 21st, 2009

On Thursday, the ELCA churchwide office sent out two press releases of note. One was called ELCA Task Force Releases ‘Human Sexuality: Gift and Trust’ and the other ELCA Task Force Makes Recommendation on Ministry Policies The next few months will be an important time of conversation, prayer and discernment prior to the August 2009 […]

Open letter to our customers

Thursday, February 12th, 2009

Dear Customer: This is a note of apology and explanation. My colleagues at Augsburg Fortress have been using antiquated computer systems. So, throughout 2008, we worked to prepare for a total replacement of our information technology infrastructure. Our new system went “live” on December 1 since our sales volume is usually relatively low in the […]



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