July 27, 2017 | Posted by Emily Briggs
It is no secret that life can be difficult. It can be hard to get up in the morning. It can be hard to make friends. It can be hard to stay strong in your faith. How can anyone be expected to make it through life alone? According to the Bible, we’re not. God wants […]
July 24, 2017 | Posted by Ashley Davis
No one likes being a failure, but sometimes it’s not a waste to have a bad job experience. The following are some ways that failing at a job could be a good thing. 1. Shows you what you weren’t meant to do Many people search for the perfect job. They base all of their studies […]
July 12, 2017 | Posted by Karina Rovey
There’s nothing more refreshing than a cool, sweet lemonade on a hot summer’s day, right? Actually, there’s something better and almost just as easy to make: a lemonade slushy. Lemonade slushies are my favorite snack/drink during the summer time. The best part about them is they’re so simple to make. All you need is: 1 […]
July 5, 2017 | Posted by Ashley Davis
It’s time to get real. The world we live in doesn’t value faith the way it should. Even though it’s hard to live out faith when others don’t value it, it is important to stand strong in your religion. Even when others tell you to shy away from it. During the school year, each day […]
June 28, 2017 | Posted by Jenna Johnson
When you start to get more and more money, it might be a good idea to open a savings account in a bank near you. Doing so will teach you good money saving skills for when you’re older. Otherwise, that money may end up burning a hole in your pocket … and you’ll have no […]
June 21, 2017 | Posted by Karina Rovey
Not long ago I went with my family to a contemporary Christian concert featuring Chris Tomlin, Big Daddy Weave and others. Not only was I amazed by their talent, but I was amazed by something bigger: the power of contemporary Christian music to unite people. It was truly incredible to be one of 15,000 people […]
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As a consultant for Capital Funding Services (CFS), Randy enjoys assisting the Lord’s people in experiencing the joys of generosity. He is a firm believer in the Scriptural truth that “whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully” (2 Corinthians 9:6). He says, “Stewardship is simply reflecting the image of our generous God, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing.” His leadership has encouraged his congregation to provide generous support for ministries locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.
Randy has been a parish pastor for 35 years. For the past 28 years, he has been serving First Immanuel Lutheran Church, Cedarburg, Wisconsin. Leading a large congregation has enabled him to experience six capital campaigns, allowing him to provide great insights to pastors in capital campaigns and stewardship.
Randy has served Concordia University Wisconsin as an adjunct professor of theology for 26 years. In 2010, the university awarded him the honor of “Distinguished Alumnus.” He has also served 12 years on the South Wisconsin District Board of Directors, including six years as Board Chair and First Vice President of the district. He conducts seminars on generosity and provides encounters for parish pastors to discuss cultural issues and the church’s impact.
Randy resides in Cedarburg, Wisconsin, with his wife, Diana, who is the South Wisconsin District’s Lutheran Church Extension Fund’s District Vice President. They have two married daughters and three granddaughters. Randy’s mission statement is to serve God by serving others.