“We’re really like a family here at our church.” The comment captures how many Lutherans envision the individuals and families that make up their membership, and it also describes the mutual enrichment that takes place. Faith brings families together as church, church helps families to grow in faith, and growing families grow the church.

Download a free study guide for the “Faithful families” theme, which appeared in Living Lutheran’s June/July issue. The pdf includes seven pages of discussion questions and a copy of the lead feature.

Robert C. Blezard
Robert C. Blezard is pastor of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aberdeen, Md., and editor of Living Lutheran's study guides. Previously he served as an assistant to the bishop of the Lower Susquehanna Synod.

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