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The Rev. Dr. Lewis Galloway The Rev. Dr. Lewis Galloway is the senior pastor of Second Presbyterian Church in Indianapolis, IN.

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The Rev. Dr. Lewis Galloway

Presbyterian Church (USA)

Second Presbyterian Church, Indianapolis, IN

Dr. Lewis Galloway joined the staff at Second Presbyterian Church in April 2004. Galloway was previously the Senior Pastor of Shandon Presbyterian Church in Columbia, South Carolina, where he served for 14 years. Lewis has a strong commitment to mission and has developed many hands-on opportunities for community mission. He currently serves on the advisory boards for the Central Indiana Red Cross and St. Vincent's Hospital. He is the vice-president of the Interfaith Hunger Initiative of Indianapolis. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of Union Theological Seminary and the Presbyterian School of Christian Education in Richmond, Virginia.

A graduate of Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina, Galloway earned his Th.M. and D.Min. degrees from Union Theological Seminary in Richmond, VA. He also received a Master of Theology there after receiving the Walter Moore Fellowship for Graduate Study. Fluent in French, he has studied in France twice, attending the Universitie Paul Valery in Montpelier and the Faculte de Theologie Protestante (School of Protestant Theology) in Paris.

Dr. Galloway is married to the Rev. Dr. Eleanor H. Alexander (Bunny), and they have three grown children.

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Called to Be Stewards - The Rev. Lewis Galloway

The Rev. Dr. Lewis Galloway (PCUSA)

The Rev. Lewis Galloway takes a look at our faithful responsibilities to the creation. A Day1 Reflection, brought to you in part by Odyssey Networks.

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5th Sunday of Pentecost - Year B

July 01, 2012

The Rev. Dr. Lewis Galloway (PCUSA)

The book of Ecclesiastes says that there is an appropriate time for every matter under heaven: there is a time to mourn and a time to laugh. When I was growing up, my sister and I used to drive our parents to distraction by our inappropriate laughter at the worst of times.  Concerts, school programs, church, even funerals, brought out our nervous giggles. At my wedding, my mother told my sister that she had to sit in the back of the church and not look at me for fear of making me laugh. Mark tells a story that gets the time for tears and the time for laughter all mixed up.

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June 24, 2012

Does Jesus Care?

The Rev. Dr. Lewis Galloway (PCUSA)

In his sermon on Mark 4:35-41, the Rev. Dr. Lewis Galloway says the disciples do not yet understand that the one who loves them is Lord, not only of their lives but even the wind and waves. Jesus cares, but that doesn't mean we won't go through stormy times.