Pastor Gordon C. Stewart
Our pastor came to us eight years ago following 30 years of pastoral and campus ministry in Illinois, Wisconsin, New York, Ohio, and Minnesota, and eight years as Executive Director of Legal Rights Center, Inc, a 501(c)3 law firm "of the people, by the people, and for the people" serving indigent clients in Minneapolis, MN.
Rev. Stewart's guest radio commentaries air on "All Things Considered" on the airwaves of Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) and his writings on the intersection of faith and life are published online by MPR.org, MinnPost.com, the Presbyterian Outlook, The Chaska Herald, Star Tribune, Sojourners, and "Views from the Edge: Social Commentary with Gordon C. Stewart" (www.gordoncstewart.com).
Click "Uproar over video offers a warning about what happens when fundamentalism wins" for his September 18, 2012 MPR commentary.
Edward ("Ted") Godbout
Shepherd of the Hill is pleased to announce the appointment of Ted Godbout as accompanist and choir director.
Ted is a highly accomplished pianist with degrees in piano performance from St. John's University in Collegeville, MN (B.A.) and the University of Oregon in Eugene, OR (Masters in piano performance and jazz). He currently teaches piano at St. John's University and at the Chaska Music School.
Linda is an accomplished pianist and organist and Momoh's predecessor as the Choir Director and accompanist. Linda is employed full-time in human resources at one of the Twin Cities major hospitals, and continues to serve Shepherd of the Hill. You'll find her at the organ and the piano every five or six weeks.
When you call the church office or drop by the church, it's Kathy who will greet you with her warmth. Shepherd of the Hill has been blessed by Kathy, our Church Administrator, for over 25 years. Kathy knows everything anyone needs to know and exemplifies the warm, caring, professional spirit we would like to believe lie at the heart of the congregation as well.