National Volunteer Month: LCMS Volunteer Connection — 2019/04/03

Maureen Lenz, Manager of LCMS Volunteer Connection, and Ed Delfert, Volunteer with LCMS Volunteer Connection, join Andy and Sarah to talk about what National Volunteer Month is, how volunteers make a difference in the LCMS, and how Ed’s work is edifying for him as he serves and gives back. Find stories on Facebook of volunteers around the LCMS using the hashtag #LCMSVolunteers.

Singing in Community — 2019/04/03

Dr. Jeffrey Blersch, professor of music at Concordia University Nebraska and director or music at Pacific Hills Lutheran Church in Omaha, Nebraska, joins Andy and Sarah to talk about why we sing together, whether singing together helps us focus on what we’re singing about, and how we encourage each other to sing boldly. Read Dr. Blersch’s article in the March Lutheran Witness entitled “Singing in Community.” Find your copy of the Lutheran Witness at, and read online articles at