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Recent Blogs

Thanksgiving Message: Giving Thanks in Troubled Times

by Pastor Nancy Raabe When random violence has its day–in our cities, in our towns, in social media, in our hearts–faith almost always finds itself under attack. Here is what someone wrote on Twitter late on the night of the deadly mayhem that shattered Waukesha, WI Christmas parade on Sunday: “I don’t know how anyone can hold onto their faith after a…

Grace Lutheran Church is now streaming live!

We are now live on YouTube! Check our home page every week for the link to the upcoming live stream. If you miss it you can find the service on our YouTube page, at or search on for Grace Lutheran Hatfield.

Teach Us to Number Our Days

“So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts to wisdom,” we recently sang in church (Psalm 90). This brought to mind the final sermon given by my favorite seminary professor, Rev. Dr. Walter R. Bouman. It was May, 2005. Walt had been diagnosed the previous month with late-stage colon cancer. We knew things were off when, the…