Kurt Lammi, pastor of St. Paul Lutheran Church on Dog Leg Road in Dayton, Ohio, this year did what countless pastors and confirmation leaders have done before, but with a twist.
He asked adults to share their faith stories with confirmation students — one guest a week for 30 weeks. Not bad for a congregation of 85 worshipers.
Early into the year, he decided to record the speakers. At the end of the 30 weeks, he burned their approximately five-minute faith talks onto two CDs for the students, speakers, the rest of the congregation and the church's archives.
As a result, he's got a head-start in celebrating the congregation's 200th anniversary in 2016.
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