The Big Lie

One of the most devastating results of the fall of Adam and Eve was that their absolute trust in the Creator’s goodness and love for them was shattered. Instead of believing that God was their Father who cared for them and always wanted what was best for them, they...

Werdal Called Home

Morris Arthur Werdal passed into glory July 2, 2017. He was born November 6, 1921 in Chosan, China to missionary parents Marius and Marie Werdal. At six years of age, the family furloughed to the USA, settling on a small farm in Ferndale, Washington. Morris remained...

The Interview: Brad Hoganson

In May, Hillcrest Lutheran Academy announced Rev. Brad Hoganson as its new president. A few weeks later, Faith & Fellowship had the opportunity to interview Rev. Hoganson and hear his passion for the ministry of HLA. F&F: Tell us about yourself, your family, and your...

LBS 2017 Graduates

https://vimeo.com/218036195 KRISTIAN ANDERSON: Kristian grew up in Brooklyn, New York. He moved to Sayville, NY during his junior year of high school and graduated from Sayville High School. He went on to study History and Political Science at Wagner College, and then...

HLA Graduation Weekend Recap

Hillcrest Lutheran Academy of Fergus Falls, Minnesota celebrated a milestone in 2017—the 100th year of the Church of the Lutheran Brethren’s high school department. The graduation weekend, a culmination to the celebration of what God has done over the past 100 years,...

Berge Called to LBS

The Board of LBS is pleased to announce that Dr. Daniel  Berge, Ph.D. has accepted the call to serve on the faculty of LBS as Professor of New Testament. Please remember Dr. Berge and his wife Meghan in prayer as they make the transition from the ministry in Eugene to...

Boerner Retires

On May 21, 2017, there were over 100 in attendance as Calvary Lutheran Church in Bergenfield, New Jersey honored Jerry and Colleen Boerner for their twenty-six years of ministry. Rev. Boerner retired from the pastorate in June. During his career he served...

Grace Alone: God’s Call to Chad

In March the Church of the Lutheran Brethren Council of Directors approved a plan to call Kay Asche as our next missionary to the women and children of an unreached people group in Chad. To learn more about the strategy visit: clba.org/sending-single-women God's Call...

2016-17 Fiscal Year End Update

Dear CLB Partner in Ministry, We come to the end of our fiscal year this weekend, and I am both grateful and hopeful for the mission of the Gospel which God has entrusted to us. I am grateful that God has deposited in us a rich gift in our theology of grace and the...