Good Sam is served by the clergy couple of Pastor Kirstin Tannas and Pastor Troy Jacobson. They met while studying together at the Lutheran seminary in Chicago and were married after their second year.

Pastor Troy Jacobson

Pastor Troy was born, baptized, and raised in rural Minnesota farm country. He’s a lifetime Lutheran with a love for music, food, and free grace.

Some of his favorite Jesus stories: Calling the disciples to immediately drop everything, follow him, and fish for people; going to Zach’s house; going over to other side; healing on the Sabbath; busting into the locked room; visiting Saul.

Some of his favorite Jesus teaching: Found Sheep, Found Son, The Soil of Faith, Mustard Seeds, Metanoia, Metamorphing.

Quote: “It’s never too late.”