My congregation: Reformation Evangelical Lutheran Church, Chicago.
My favorite Bible verse: “God is love.”
My favorite person in the Bible: Ruth.
My favorite liturgical season: Advent.
My favorite Christmas carol: “Silent Night.”
My favorite potluck dish: baked ham.
My favorite junk food: peanuts with jelly beans.
I like my coffee: with lots of cream and sugar.
Someone who inspires me: my daughter, my pastor and my special friend.
People would be surprised to know that: I am shy.
The best thing I learned in Sunday school: was the Ten Commandments.
Lutherans are great at: starting on time.
Lutherans could do better at: singing more gospel songs.
What “living Lutheran” means to me: being a doer of the word.
I’m doing God’s work with my hands when: I do whatever helps to serve the Lord — clapping, cleaning, directing and what have you!