December 2019 Archive for From a Pastor's Desk

A series of opinion articles from rostered ministers and lay leaders from our Synod.


Becoming a Tribal Citizen

Dec 11, 2019
A few days went by before I got a message sent to me from an admin- “You don’t know how rare it is to find someone with real Native heritage. Welcome to the Nation, cousin.” A week letter, the letter I had been waiting for arrived. A citizenship card with a welcome letter from the Nation’s chief was enclosed. My lifetime journey was complete. I felt validated and my life was now complete.