My congregation: Trinity Lutheran Church, Chenoa, Ill.
My favorite hymn: “The Old Rugged Cross.”
My favorite disciple: John.
My favorite liturgical season: Epiphany.
My favorite potluck dish: lasagna.
My favorite movie: “How to Train Your Dragon.”
I prefer to sit here during worship: sixth row on the organ side.
Someone who inspires me: my friend, Janet.
Lutherans are great at: getting stuck in the same old way.
Lutherans could do better at: reaching out in their own neighborhoods.
The ministry I’m most passionate about: world peace.
I feel most Lutheran when: I’m in church.
What “living Lutheran” means to me: bringing others to know Jesus.
I’m doing God’s work with my hands when: I prepare food for others.