Sermons by “Pastor Aune”

From Antioch to Augustana

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. Amen Augustana Church, located in the city of West St. Paul and the church in Antioch are separated by over 2000 years of time.The city of Antioch was founded in 300 BC and the Romans took control of it in about 63 AD – 30 years after the death and resurrection of Jesus. It was located in what is now Turkey. It was a big, thriving city on a major trade route.

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Earth Shaking News

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. AmenA presidential tweet.A congresswoman’s comments.A cathedral burning.A tiger’s redemption.Outrageous – inflammatory – earthshaking – for the ages.

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A Beautiful Thing

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. Amen“The requiem mass, a mass honoring the deceased, is usually sung on the day of burial.”[1]It is a worship service set to music “and it dates back to the late 2nd century.”[2]So you may want to consider that today you are attending your own funeral.

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RSVP

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. AmenRépondez s’il vous plait. How’s my French? Not too bad huh? Maybe not.You know this phrase by the shortened version of it, RSVP.  It literally means “please respond.”

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I Forgive You

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. Amen. Part of what frustrates me about the whole topic of forgiveness is that any conversation about it can quickly descend into a bunch of clichés.I know that clichés have truth in them but I also know they don’t always capture the depth or the implications of what you happen to be dealing with in the moment.

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Kingdom Stories

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. Amen

The Kingdom of heaven is like………..

How would you finish that sentence?

How would you finish that sentence today in the context of your own joys and struggles as you, along with all of us here today, try and figure out what God is up to in our lives and in our world.

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Two Men and the Magi

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. Amen

We are three weeks into the gospel of Matthew and Joseph, husband of Mary keeps showing up.

Two weeks ago, on December 23rd Pastor Torgerson preached about the birth of Jesus told from the perspective of Joseph. Pastor Torgerson spoke about Joseph as a righteous man and how by doing the right thing, Joseph expressed righteousness in a new way.

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When Love Leads

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. Amen

God’s action in this world can be difficult to see. There are other forces at work in and around us that command our attention and they have a lot of power over us. They create fear, mistrust and they feed that part of our heart and soul that wants to tell us that this world is out of control and we are powerless to do anything about it.

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A Prayer, a Promise and Praise

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. Amen

At what point in your life have you prayed these words or some other version of these words?

O Lord, how long shall I cry for help,
    and you will not listen?
Or cry to you “Violence!”
    and you will not save?

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Tell us what to do

Dear friends in Christ, grace and peace. Amen

With what shall I come before the Lord, and bow myself before God on high?

What is your answer to this question?

What is it you think you should bring before the Lord as an offering?

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