Official Acts

ORDINATIONS

Candidate James B. Robinson, June 9, 2019, Martin Luther Chapel, East Lansing, MI

 

PASTORS - INSTALLATIONS

The Rev. James B. Robinson, June 9, 2019, Associate Pastor, Martin Luther Chapel, East Lansing, MI

The Rev. Joel M. Holls, May 12, 2019, Sole Pastor, Christ Our Redeemer, Allen Park, MI

The Rev. Mark A. Steinke, May 5, 2019, Sole Pastor, Tree of Life, Inverness, FL

The Rev. Steven A. DeSanto, April 28, 2019, Sole Pastor, Celebration, St. John's, FL

The Rev. Michael D. Scheer, April 7, 2019, Sole Pastor, Holy Cross, Cleveland, OH

The Rev. Rodney E. Zwonitzer, April 7, 2019, Associate Pastor, Our Savior, Hartland, MI

 

COMMISSIONED WORKERS - COMMISSIONINGS / INSTALLATIONS

Annette Campbell, May 5, 2019, Teacher, Hales Corners, Hales Corners, WI (Commissioned and Installed)

Callie N. Baker, April 7, 2019, Director of Christian Education, Ascension, Tucson, AZ (Installed)

 

TRANSFERS IN - Ordained/Commissioned

Grace Gallman (CM), June 3, 2019, Pacific Southwest District

Donald Rau (CM), May 20, 2019, New England District

The Rev. Paul R. Sutterer, May 9, 2019, Florida-Georgia District

The Rev. Joel M. Holls, April 22, 2019, Michigan District

 

TRANSFERS IN - Congregations/Schools

 

TRANSFER OUT - Congregations/Schools

 

TRANSFERS OUT - Ordained/Commissioned

Mr. Kevin P. Kolander (CM)July 1, 2019, South Wisconsin District

Rev. James E. Thelen, June 10, 2019, Nebraska District

Rev David M. Burge, May 29, 2019, Missouri District

Rev. Noble P. Lach, May 28, 2019, SELC District

Rev. Amadeus L. Gandy, May 20, 2019, Eastern District

Rev Daniel P. Murray, April 24, 2019, SELC District

Rev. Robert A. Bruckner, April 15, 2019, Indiana District

 

RESIGNED/REMOVED

The Rev. Timothy R. Manwell, June 25, 2019, Resigned

The Rev. Frank G. Ciampa, May 1, 2019, Resigned

 

APPOINTMENTS
 
 

NEW CHURCH STARTS

 

INITIAL MEMBERSHIP OF CONGREGATION

St. Luke's Lutheran Church, La Mesa, CA, May 13, 2019

 

OFFICIAL NAME CHANGE

 

CLOSINGS - CONGREGATIONS

Faith Lutheran Church, Butler, PA, May 20, 2019

 

CLOSINGS - SCHOOLS

 

CHANGE OF STATUS

The Rev. Myron G. Mader, May 30, 2019, Active to Emeritus

 

CALLED TO GLORY

The Rev. Ronald A. Briggs, June 12, 2019

The Rorbert A. Brockhoff, May 30, 2019

The Rev. David A. Beutel, April 5, 2019