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Andrew Herzberg with his new church and the congregation of Trinity Lutheran, but so far he has found everyone very welcoming. Herzberg grew up in Des Moines, Iowa, before coming to St. Paul to attend college at Concordia.

New pastor followed a winding road to Trinity Lutheran

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Andrew Herzberg knew when he was in seventh or eighth grade he wanted to be a pastor when he grew up. He remembers a New Year’s Eve youth group gathering and a feeling he can’t quite explain that God was pushing him in that direction.


There were some detours along the way. Like many college students, Herzberg questioned the direction he’d chosen for his life. He wasn’t sure he wanted to give up control of his life the way a Lutheran pastor sometimes must.

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Nathan Hansen
Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.
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