Shorter sermons … more Holy Spirit

by CLCstaff

Pentecost is an amazing story. Some have called it the birthday of the church, and some say it is the day when Jesus’ disciples were filled with power and courage to preach and share the message of Christ’s death and resurrection. The gospel writer Luke pays special attention to the person and role of the […]

How Long Must a Worship Service Last?

by CLCstaff

I grew up thinking the Sunday worship service lasts for one hour with a 20 minute sermon. We had Holy Communion once a month and then the service could be 90 minutes. Never thought twice about it and never questioned the Sunday morning routine. I remember one family attended both the 8:30 and the 10:30 […]