Congregational Stories2018-04-20T09:46:02+00:00

Cooperation Helps Others Help Themselves

September 11th, 2018|

Without a doubt, we are a synod feeding others as we have been fed by Christ. On August 20, 2018, Heifer International recognized Lower Susquehanna Synod for fifteen years of generosity and cooperation which equates to fifty-seven arks of livestock animals. Together, we have helped many individuals, families and


July 31st, 2018|

"When Jesus was asked to reduce everything in the Bible into one command he said: Love God with everything you have and love your neighbor as yourself. What if he meant that we should love our actual neighbors?" questions authors of the book entitled, The Art of Neighboring (page

New Holland Quilters Find Deep Relationships in Wisconsin

June 14th, 2018|

Four women from Trinity Lutheran Church, New Holland, recently ventured to Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin, to meet the Cover Girls quilt group from Bay Shore Lutheran Church. Their long-distance connection grew out of a simple need - a bulletin cover photo. A few years ago, Bay Shore Lutheran's administrator was

The Miracle Mile

April 19th, 2018|

Written by Pastor Matthew Best, St. Stephen, New Kingsown PA I used to drive around with blinders on.  That’s how I described it anyway.  I would drive down the Carlisle Pike with no clue about the challenges that the community along the “Miracle Mile” faces daily.  I never saw