The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Leading the flocks

John Seraphine guides two flocks. As pastor of St. Luke Lutheran Church in Glen Ellyn, Ill., he leads his congregation.

And when Seraphine is away from work, he steers a flock of sheep — with a little help from his four dogs.

What began as an occasional hobby has turned into a passion for the pastor, who will compete, with his dog, Queen, at the National Sheepdog Finals Nov. 10-17 in Lebanon, Tenn. Queen, who is 2 years old, will compete in the division for dogs 3 years and younger.

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