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  • Steinbruck Center Intern Reflections: Cesar

    by Steinbruck Center Hostel | July 5, 2016

    The University of Notre Dame’s Cross-Cultural Leadership Program provides students in the Latino Studies program with summer service learning and immersion opportunities in Chicago, Los Angeles, and Washington, DC. In DC, students intern at The Library of Congress — Hispanic Division, National Council of La Raza, and the US ... read more >

  • Altars in the Streets

    by Pastor Karen Brau | June 2, 2016

    Pastor Karen shares the experience of presenting her book of poetry along with artist Emily C-D in Clifton Park, Baltimore. On Friday evening May 20, we drove into Clifton Park in Baltimore and parked by the Clifton Mansion. This house was constructed by Henry Thompson between 1790 and 1801, and it was later extensively enlarged... ... read more >

  • Wednesday Night at Red Emma’s

    by Pastor Karen Brau | May 26, 2016

    Pastor Karen offers a reflection on the experience of presenting her poetry book along with artist Emily C-D at Red Emma’s in Baltimore. She continues to ask the question “Where is God in this?” in her encounters. A Christian clergy and an artist walk into a radical bookstore in Baltimore… that could be the ... read more >

  • We Garden Under Blue Lights

    by Pastor Karen Brau | May 19, 2016

    Pastor Karen shares a reflection on the writing process for her poetry book entitled “We Garden Under Blue Lights.” I’ve served as a pastor in DC for over 7 years now, yet much of my formation in understanding God’s love, healing power and justice is rooted in my 18 year experience in pastoring in East... read more >

  • Confirmation Reflections

    by LP Community Member | May 18, 2016

    Pili Gill and Trevour Jackson-Carpenter were confirmed on Pentecost Sunday, May 15 at Luther Place. All seven confirmands helped create and lead the service. Pili and Trevour shared the following reflections with the community. Congratulations to Pili and Trevour! Pili Gill I’ve heard the word grace for the past 14 years of my life. ... read more >

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