Sermon: “On Pastors and Pastures”

A sermon from Good Shepherd Sunday 2006. “On Pastors and Pastures” John 10:11-18, Psalm 23 May 7, 2006 Lake Harriet Christian Church Minneapolis, MN I have to “blame” our Associate Minister, Tammy Rottschaefer for this sermon. For a while she has commented on the problem with parts of the church today in that we don’t know how to be church together. Somehow, all that talking about being church, sunk into me. For the past few months, I’ve been thinking about what it means to be church at this time and place. I’ve also been thinking a lot about what it … Continue reading Sermon: “On Pastors and Pastures”

Sunday Sermon: May 2, 2010

I usually post my sermons soon after I preach them, but for some reason I didn’t post this one last year.  I filled in for the pastor at Plymouth Creek Christian Church in Plymouth, MN.  Part of the reason I share this now is that I want to tell part of the ongoing story of the church that I serve at and how God is at work at this urban church. “Young Trees” John 13:31-35, Acts 11:1-18 May 2, 2010 Plymouth Creek Christian Church Plymouth, Minnesota   How do you transform a church?  That’s the question I’ve been trying to … Continue reading Sunday Sermon: May 2, 2010