My vocation (or calling in life): retired educator.
My congregation: Beth Eden Lutheran Church, Newton, N.C.
My favorite hymn: “A Mighty Fortress is Our God.”
My favorite Bible verse: John 3:16, “For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.”
My favorite disciple: Peter.
My favorite liturgical season: Advent.
My favorite potluck dish: seven-layer salad.
I prefer to sit here during worship: in the choir loft and on the organ bench.
The magazine I read standing in line at the grocery store: The National Enquirer.
My perfect day: every day is perfect.
The best thing about Sunday school: was getting to know all the Bible stories.
Lutherans are great at: eating.
The ministry I’m most passionate about: music.
I feel most Lutheran when: serving others.
I’m doing God’s work with my hands when: I’m caring for my grandchildren.