My vocation (or calling in life): retired clergy.
My congregation: Grace Lutheran Church, St. Charles, Ill.
My favorite hymn: “Children of the Heavenly Father.”
My favorite liturgical season: Advent.
My favorite potluck dish: meatballs and gravy.
My favorite movie: “Oklahoma!”
My favorite junk food: cheeseburger.
I like my coffee: black.
The TV show I never miss: Chicago Bears football.
I was most frustrated with my congregation when: people left over disagreements.
My favorite volunteer project: cleaning the church grounds.
The ministry I’m most passionate about: youth work.
I feel most Lutheran when: I am singing Lutheran hymns.
What “living Lutheran” means to me: a Lutheran growing in his/her faith.
I’m doing God’s work with my hands when: I am shaking hands.