The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Beyond barriers

Readers tell of friendships that reveal God's love

Spiritual friendships connect the most unlikely of people, helping them see the holy in the other. Such friendships are part of God's loving, reconciling and uniting work in the world.

In the following stories of spiritual friendships, The Lutheran's readers reveal an abundance of relationships that overcame barriers of isolation, loneliness, stereotypes, pride and fear.

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