Make Every Effort to Get Through the Narrow Door

Make Every Effort to Get Through the Narrow Door

Make every effort to get through the narrow door A sermon preached on Luke 13:22-30 by Pastor Jonathan Were at Good Shepherd Lutheran on September 15, 2019. www.gswels.org The thing about doors is that they not only let you in, they can also keep you out.  The door...
Make Every Effort to Get Through the Narrow Door

What Matters Most to You?

What Matters Most to You? A sermon preached on Luke 12:49-53 by Pastor Michael Johnson at Good Shepherd Lutheran in Sioux Falls, SD on September 8, 2019. www.gswels.org 49 “I have come to bring fire on the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! 50 But I have a...
Make Every Effort to Get Through the Narrow Door

Doing the impossible. With a God who is personal.

Good Shepherd Ev. Lutheran, Sioux Falls, SD Pentecost 12—Sept. 1, 2019 (Labor Day Weekend) Genesis 15:1-6 Today we learn to do the impossible. With a God who is very personal. But to learn this, we need to hear a story. Our story starts with a man enjoying his moment...
Make Every Effort to Get Through the Narrow Door

Meaning in Life?

Meaning in Life? A sermon preached on Ecclesiastes 1:2, 2:18-26 by Pastor Michael Johnson at Good Shepherd Lutheran in Sioux Falls, SD on August 25, 2019. www.gswels.org “Meaningless! Meaningless!” says the Teacher. “Utterly meaningless! Everything is...
Make Every Effort to Get Through the Narrow Door

One Thing Is Needed

One Thing Is Needed A sermon preached on Luke 10:38-42 by Pastor Michael Johnson at Good Shepherd Lutheran in Sioux Falls, SD on August 11, 2019. www.gswels.org 38 As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her...
Make Every Effort to Get Through the Narrow Door

Where you find the Word, you find God

Where you find the Word, you find God A sermon preached on Deuteronomy 30:11-14 by Pastor Jonathan Were at Good Shepherd Lutheran in Sioux Falls, SD on August 4, 2019. www.gswels.org “Now what I am commanding you today is not too difficult for you or beyond your...