My vocation (or calling in life): nurse and then special education teacher.
My congregation: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Easton, Pa.
My favorite hymn: “I, the Lord of Sea and Sky (Here I Am, Lord).”
My favorite person in the Bible: Mary, the mother of Jesus.
My favorite liturgical season: Lent and Easter.
My favorite potluck dish: barbecue.
What’s playing on my iPod right now: classical music.
My perfect day: would include breakfast, church and working in the garden.
Someone who inspires me: Martin Luther.
People would be surprised to know that: I’m mostly afraid of people.
Lutherans are great at: cooking.
Lutherans could do better at: being warm and welcoming.
My favorite volunteer project: parish nursing.
The ministry I’m most passionate about: being with young people.
I’m doing God’s work with my hands when: I paint.