2018 CPE Graduation

CPE Educator and Director for Lutheran Services NY Alliance addresses those present for the graduation this year on August 8. Every year I attend, I find myself being deeply moved by this event. Not only is each graduate recognized for the progress made in learning to provide pastoral and spiritual care more…

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Easter

In these Three Days, we observe and celebrate that bridge only God can build, even as I drive by and see the new Tappen Zee Bridge being built. It seems to go up so quickly but know that it will take a lot of time before completion. As this bridge was just…

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Ministerium Gathering

I attended the Ministerium gathering on Long Island this past Monday where the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America’s “Called Forward Together in Christ” was the topic of the day. The report shares ELCA Strategic Directions 2025. Of the goals presented, goal four includes the following priority: “Lift up the work of ELCA-related…

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New LSSNY CEO Damyn Kelly

Damyn Kelly was welcomed at a delightful reception last night at 475 Riverside Drive in Manhattan. Mr. Kelly begins his work with Lutheran Social Services of New York as CEO. Being with the folks of LSSNY and our larger social service community restores and renews my spirit. It really does. Mr. Kelly,…

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LSNYA Highlights of 2015

Celebrating the diversity of our Clinical Pastoral (Spiritual) Education program. Join us for our graduation at 475 Riverside Drive, in the chapel, on August 5 at 11 a.m. Your heart will be warmed and you will be encouraged. Celebrating the leadership of those with us and those who have moved on to…

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