My vocation (or calling in life): teacher and lover of children.
My congregation: First Lutheran Community Church, Port Orchard, Wash.
My favorite hymn: “Gather Us In.”
My favorite Bible verse: Psalm 118:24, “This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.”
My favorite disciple: Mary Magdalene.
My favorite person in the Bible: Paul.
My favorite movie: “Mamma Mia!”
My favorite junk food: pizza.
I like my coffee: with cocoa.
I prefer to sit here during worship: up front.
My perfect day: visiting and eating with friends or strangers.
The hymn I want played at my funeral: “Rise Up Oh ‘Gals’ of God.”
Lutherans are great at: serving the needy.
Lutherans could do better at: sharing their personal problems.
I’m doing God’s work with my hands when: I do anything for others.