Pastor's Monthly Message
Pastor Julie Blum has been the pastor of Maple Leaf Lutheran Church since July of 2002.  She is originally from Kennewick, WA with most of her extended family still living in Eastern Washington.  She did her under graduate work at Pacific Lutheran University and received her Masterís of Divinity at Luther Seminary, in St. Paul Minnesota.  Before moving to Seattle she served as Associate Pastor at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Boise, Idaho.  Pastor Blum enjoys spending time with her daughter, gardening and traveling.  In 2013 she was privileged to receive a grant from the Lily Endowment Fund to take a three month sabbatical, traveling to Scotland, Ireland, Hawaii and the Oregon Coast.

by Pastor Julie Blum



January 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   


In anticipation of the Bishop being at Maple Leaf Lutheran Church on January 26, I share with you his January Synod newsletter article below.  Blessed New Year, Pastor Julie Blum

 

Good News by the Rev. Kirby Unti, Bishop....

 

Last Updated ( Friday, 27 December 2013 )
Read more...
 
December 2013 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

We all want our Christmas to be a lot of things. Full of joy. Memories. Happiness. Above all, we want it to be about Jesus. What we don't want is stress. Or debt. Or feeling like we "missed the moment." Advent Conspiracy is a movement designed to help us all slow down and experience a Christmas worth remembering. But doing this means doing things a little differently. A little creatively. It means turning Christmas upside down.  You may have heard me talk about ďAdvent ConspiracyĒ before.  Itís a movement that encourages four areas of focus, as explained on their website: ....

 

Last Updated ( Friday, 27 December 2013 )
Read more...
 
November 2013 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

New faces, new people, new programs, new challenges!  Itís exciting times here at Maple Leaf Lutheran Church.  Have you noticed how many kids and babies we have sitting in the pews and coming up for the childrenís sermon?  Itís awesome! But with change can come anxiety....

Read more...
 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Results 15 - 21 of 80
Joomla School Template by Joomlashack
School Joomla Templates and Joomla Tutorials