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Curt & Nancy Johnson, Photographer and Special Education Teacher

March 20, 2013

What year did you begin worshiping at St. Philip the Deacon? 1993 What is your faith background? Curt grew up Methodist and Nancy grew up Presbyterian. We were married at Colonial Church in Edina where we were Congregationalist. When we moved to Plymouth we visited a number of different churches and felt St. Philip the Deacon […]

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Ben & Katrina Hovland, CFP and RN

October 2, 2012

What is your faith background? Ben was raised and confirmed at North Immanuel Lutheran Church in Pelican Rapids, MN.  Katrina was baptized, confirmed and raised at St. Philip the Deacon. What is your professional background and experience? Ben works as a Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) with an independent broker dealer helping individuals achieve their financial […]

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Across the Generations

April 7, 2011

by Ann Henrich Tonight at the Lenten service my feeling of closeness to God and family was strengthened in yet another wonderful way. A feeling of deep joy — manifested with tears — was felt as the three generations of our family were united in the sacrament of Holy Communion. This has been a dream of mine for […]

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John Schultz, School Administrator

May 27, 2010

At St. Philip the Deacon since: December 1999. Faith background: My faith background can not be unhinged from my family. My faith was shared with my brother Paul, sister Jane, father Wally, and mother Jeannette. I have been a Lutheran since my birth. I grew up in a large urban church in north Minneapolis: Immanuel […]

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