Bishop’s Teaching Series for 2019
The Cross at the Center: the Faith of Lutheran Christians
A four-part series on central aspects of Christian faith, designed for pastors, laypeople, and anyone interested in what makes us Lutheran.
This series of lectures by the Rev. Dr. R. Guy Erwin, Bishop of the Southwest California Synod, ELCA, was live streamed from the Lutheran Center in Glendale from April – July, 2019. Videos of the lectures are linked below, along with study questions for each session.
Saturday, April 13
Reading the Bible the Lutheran Way: The Bible as source, not object of our faith.
Saturday, May 11
God, Jesus, and the Spirit: Lutheran ways of understanding and speaking of God
Saturday, June 8
The Church We Believe In: Lutheran teachings about the church and its ministry
Saturday, July 13
Setting Our Moral Compass: Lutheran views of life, work, money, and relationships
Thank you to our Participating Congregations!
Ascension Lutheran Church
1600 East Hillcrest Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA
Christ Lutheran Church, Long Beach
6500 E. Stearns St.
Emmanuel Lutheran Church
6020 Radford Ave.
North Hollywood, CA
Lutheran Church in the Foothills
1700 Foothill Blvd.
La Canada, CA
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
4380 Orcutt Rd.
Santa Maria, CA
The Church of Hope
17866 Sierra Highway, #5
Canyon Country, CA