Continuing Education for Early Childhood Teachers — 2019/02/06

Mr. Alan Freeman, Assistant to the President of the Missouri District of Lutheran Church Missouri Synod: Schools, joins Andy and Sarah to talk about the legacy of Lutheran education, specifically early childhood education, in Missouri, and the details of the upcoming Missouri District Early Childhood Conference on March 2, 2019. Learn more and register at

Young Church Musicians — 2019/02/06

Ryan and Logann Edinger, young church musicians in the St. Louis area, and Dr. Mark Laverty, their teacher and Music Director at Zion Lutheran Church in Maryland Heights, Missouri, join Andy and Sarah to talk about learning to play piano and organ at young ages, what it’s like to be a young church musician, and encouraging young people to get involved with music in church.

Ryan Edinger will be presenting a piano recital on Saturday, February 16, at 3:30 p.m. at the Steinway Piano Gallery in Maryland Heights, Missouri.

Dr. Laverty will be presenting a piano concert on Saturday, February 23, at 7:00 p.m. at St Paul United Church of Christ in Columbia, Illinois. Find details for his concert and other appearances at