Sermons for October 2015


            Let’s take a quiet moment and study the image on the cover of the bulletin this week. What do you notice? What does it make you wonder about? The young man is clearly very poor; his tattered sweater, crumpled shoes, and shredded pants suggest a hard life of constant exposure to the elements. Yet… Read More


  One day this summer, I sat at the Guthrie Theater, surrounded by teenagers. We were enjoying the spirited celebration of Minneapolis’ Step Up program. Step up offers youth from low-income families—most of them youth of color—a first experience of employment. Summer jobs, funded by the city and partners in business, offer basic, and crucial,… Read More