Being baptised as a baby has been traditional for most LCANZ members. But for Luke Horner the journey to joining God’s family has been different. Now a husband and father, Luke went to church occasionally as a child and attended a Lutheran primary school – but he’d never been baptised.
After a two-year delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Australian Conference on Lutheran Education was held in Melbourne earlier this month, drawing 450 in-person attendees and a further 120 people online.
When the Brisbane Bears joined what was to become the AFL in 1987, the club’s home at the famed Gabba – the Brisbane Cricket Ground – created an unexpected boon for the good folk of the nearby Nazareth Lutheran Church, Woolloongabba.