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about Matthew Best

I am an ELCA (Lutheran, Christian) pastor. I serve at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in New Kingstown, Pennsylvania, USA. You can visit the church's website at for information about the church and to hear sermons. You can also see more of my writings at and join me in daily prayer at and follow my humorous twist on the Bible on Twitter @laceduplutheran

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St. Stephen Lutheran Church
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affiliated institutions
Gettysburg Seminary
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