Sabbatical is based on the Biblically-mandated period of rest. All of creation needs rest as is evidenced in the seasons, human sleep, and the Sabbath. In recent years many Lutheran congregations have adopted Sabbatical policies for their pastors, realizing that being a pastor can be challenging dealing with the many ...
Confirmation marks the completion of a period of instruction in the Christian faith as confessed in the teachings of the Lutheran Church, and the beginning of new responsibilities in the faith and life of the Confirmand. At Peace, this is a two year period, usually at the 7th and 8th ...