Read more: My Walk
My relationship with Jesus Christ began at conception. The fourth child of John and Lorene Baglien; My father a Lutheran Pastor for 7 years when I was born! I have 3 brothers two older one younger, and two sisters, one older one younger. From the womb I heard the singing of sacred hymns and my […]
Read more: The Gospel of Barney
It used to be my blog, but I gave it up for quite some time. The Gospel of Barney: In our Neo‐pagan, Hedonistic Narcissistic Society If you are easily offended do not read this! What the ELCA is today is totally foreign to what I was ordained and called to at Stella Lutheran Chapel on […]
Read more: “Descended to Hell”
“DESCENDED TO HELL” It is optional now in the Apostles Creed. It is necessary in my book! Having been there myself on more than one occasion I took great comfort in the fact Jesus had beaten me there, beaten the Devil, and saved me from ever fearing an eternal residency in hell! In reality it […]
Read more: The Value of an education.
I got a High School Diploma from East Anchorage High, but I learned as much or more working delivering the Anchorage Daily News, Flipping Burgers at Grizzly Burger (the actual name of a fast-food restaurant in Anchorage AK in the 70’s,) and working washing and bussing dishes at F.W. Woolworths in downtown Anchorage. I got […]