Salem, Grand Rapids, MN

On Sunday, December 10th, I had a great morning drive across northern MN to be part of the worship service at Salem LBC in Grand Rapids. Got there in time to take in part of the adult Sunday school class. Pastors Roy Johnson and David Rinden, while in retirement,...

Pheasant Hunting in ND

Somehow on a day off between Rolette, Antler, Minot, Williston, and being in Jamestown to preach on Reformation Sunday, I found myself on a quick pheasant hunt hosted by Pastor Ron Erickson. Great fellowship with my patient hunting partners, Greg Anderson & my...

Grace, Bottineau, ND

On the drive from Rolette to Antler, I was able to stop in Bottineau and enjoy an impromptu lunch with Pastor Craig Jennings and Youth Pastor, Rob Røise. Great godly men and leaders of the vibrant ministry happening in the community through Grace LBC in...

Ebenezer, Rolette, ND

I enjoyed a great visit with and hospitality overnight at the home of Pastor Ben & Sara Hosch. Here also with two of their three children, and also elder Lonnie Anderson on a tour of the church building. Ben and Sara are doing a great job seeing the mission in Rolette...

Council of Directors

The CLB Council of Directors met in Fergus Falls for our fall meeting, October 12-13th. What a great honor it is to serve with this group of visionary leaders and owners of our Mission! We gathered for this photo to send a greeting to Chaplain Michael Heuer whose...

Elim, Clearbrook, MN

Sunday, Sept 10th was a special day for me! Thanks to Pastor Adam Krog for the invite to be at and preach at my home congregation's, Elim LBC in Clearbrook, Rally Sunday! It was held out 'On The Farm' of Pete & Kathy Kjolhaug! What was additionally special for me, is...

Oak Hill, Bloomington, MN

On Sunday, August 27th, I was back in the Twin Cities for the privilege of preaching at our Oak Hill LBC in Bloomington -- the final sermon in Oak Hill's summer series in the book of Hebrews. Thank You -- Pastors Nick Mundis and Ben Bigaouette for the privilege to...

YC17

YMCA of the Rockies has become an extraordinary return / reunion spot for our biennial youth convention (this year July 26-30th). This convention continues to grow in numbers and influence to advance the Gospel to and through the lives of CLB students and their...