The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


A joke too far?

The church fails to claim the power of humor

Recently I went to my church council because I was upset by a particular "humorous" piece in our newsletter. They disagreed with me. Can we go too far to be humorous?

Since you have the same name and do a column together, I assume you are married to each other. What if the Spirit reveals itself to each of you separately? Is there one who usually speaks up while the other waits to agree.

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