Official Acts

ORDINATIONS

Candidate Daniel M. Warner, July 6, 2018, Shepherd of the Mountains, Pinetop, AZ

Candidate Aaron D. Sterling, June 17, 2018, St. Paul's, Des Peres, MO

Candidate Joshua R. Ulm, June 10, 2018, Asension, North Olmsted, OH

Candidate Amadeus L. Gandy, June 9, 2018, Faith, Butler, PA

 

PASTORS - INSTALLATIONS

The Rev. Keith Kinslow, September 9, 2018, SMP Associate Pastor, Chatham Fields, Chicago, IL

The Rev. Justin R. Schmidt, August 26, 2018, Senior Pastor, Peace McMurray, PA

The Rev. Dr. Jamison J. Hardy, August 26, 2018, Assistant Pastor, Peace, McMurray, PA

The Rev. Aaron D. Sterling, July 30, 2018, Associate Pastor, Christ the Shepherd, Alpharetta, GA

The Rev. Daniel M. Warner, July 6, 2018, Sole Pastor, Shepherd of the Mountains, Pinetop, AZ

The Rev. Steven J. Okpisz, July 1, 2018, Sole Pastor, Holy Spirit, Elk Grove Village, IL

The Rev. Dr. Dusan Tillinger, June 23, 2018, Associate Pastor, St. Luke, North York, ON, Canada

The Rev. Joshua R. Ulm, June 10, 2018, Sole Pastor, Ascension, North Olmsted, OH

The Rev. Amadeus L. Gandy, June 9, 2018, Sole Pastor, Faith, Butler, PA

 

COMMISSIONED WORKERS - COMMISSIONINGS / INSTALLATIONS

Cassandra E. Shirk (CM), August 5, 2018, Teacher, Our Savior, Hartland, MI

 

TRANSFERS IN - Ordained/Commissioned

The Rev. Justin R. Schmidt, August 20, 2018, Central Illinois District

The Rev. Keith Kinslow, August 1, 2018, Northern Illinois District

Debra L. Kane (CM), June 18, 2018, Pacific Southwest District

Cassandra E. Shirk (CM), June 14, 2018, Michigan District

 

TRANSFERS IN - Congregations/Schools

 

TRANSFER OUT - Congregations/Schools

St. Michael, Ft. Wayne, IN, June 21, 2018, Indiana District

 

TRANSFERS OUT - Ordained/Commissioned

The Rev. Arthur F. Maynard, August 6, 2018, Texas District

The Rev. Jeffrey A. Siegel, July 27, 2018, Iowa West District

Christy L. Wood (CM), July 1, 2018, Pacific Southwest District

Russell J. Granley (CM), July 1, 2018, Pacific Southwest District

Brenda S. Granley (CM), July 1, 2018, Pacific Southwest District

The Rev. Daniel W. Pezzica, June 23, 2018, Michigan District

Tamara L. Panning (CM), June 21, 2018, Indiana District

Thomas A. Moll (CM), June 21, 2018, Indiana District

Stephanie C. Maxson (CM), June 21, 2018, Indiana District

The Rev. Dr. R. Reed Lessing, June 21, 2018, Indiana District

Jewell B. La Brash (CM), June 21, 2018, Indiana District

Lisa M. Heilman (CM), June 21, 2018, Indiana District

The Rev. Shawn P. Davis, June 21, 2018, Indiana District

Emily M. Root (CM), June 8, 2018, Iowa East District

The Rev. Michael A. Brown, June 8, 2018, Northern Illinois District

 

RESIGNED/REMOVED

The Rev. Cashius R. Myers, Septebmer 1, 2018, Resigned

The Rev. Brandon S. Jones, August 20, 2018, Resigned

 

APPOINTMENTS
 
 

NEW CHURCH STARTS

 

OFFICIAL NAME CHANGE

 

CLOSINGS - CONGREGATIONS

 

CLOSINGS - SCHOOLS

New Hope Lutheran School, Chicago, IL, June 1, 2018

 

CHANGE OF STATUS

The Rev. David M. Burge, September 1, 2018, Active to Emeritus

The Rev. Raymond V. Kirk, August 13, 2018, Active to Emeritus

The Rev. R. Wayne Morton, July 1, 2018, Active to Emeritus

Leslie R. W. Morris (CM), June 16, 2018, Active to Emeritus

Janet Lou Stechholz (CM), June 16, 2018, Active to Emeritus

The Rev. John W. Fiene, June 1, 2018, Active to Candidate

 

CALLED TO GLORY

The Rev. Eugene W. Kreutz, August 6, 2018

The Rev. Dr. Charles T. Knippel, July 23, 2018