I am a Christian who confesses the faith as a Lutheran. Currently I serve as pastor of a Lutheran congregation. I blog about our life together. I also serve as seminary president/professor, training men to be pastors and men and women to be deacons/deaconess, as well as providing ongoing training for those already serving as pastors.

My wife and I have been married since 1971. We have two children, five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. We have moved 28 times. Not sure what I will be when I grow up.


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11 Responses to About

  1. Amber-Lee says:

    Hi Rich,
    Thanks for the comments, and for your comments over on Deeper Story.
    I’m currently attending Lutheran Theological Southern, but I’m not Lutheran 😀


  2. exegete77 says:

    That’s alright. You’re welcome here. Hope you don’t mind if I continue to post on your blog.


  3. Rich,
    I’ve had some time to read your blog this afternoon, and I’ve really enjoyed it. Thanks for posting on mine and always having such wisdom to add. I’m enjoying our “blog friendship.”


  4. Nice to “meet” you, Rich. 🙂


  5. Suzie Lind says:

    Thanks for stopping by my blog. I’m glad to have discovered yours as well. Blessings to you!


  6. As a fellow sojourner and Christ follower, I am very glad to meet and read you here! Thanks for the follow; I am always looking for good soul food!


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