Official Acts

ORDINATIONS

Candidate Shawn P. Davis, June 17, 2017, St. Michael, Ft. Wayne, IN

Candidate Robert Q. Bruggemann, May 21, 2017, Martin Luther Chapel, Pennsauken, NJ.

 

PASTORS - INSTALLATIONS

The Rev. Shawn P. Davis, June 17, 2017, Associate Pastor, St. Michael, Ft. Wayne, IN

The Rev. Gregory S. Michel, June 11, 2017, Sole Pastor, Peace, New Berlin, WI

The Rev. Ryan David Beffrey, June 4, 2017, Sole Pastor, Epiphany, Dorr, MI

The Rev. Robert Q. Bruggeman, May 21, 2017, Sole Pastor,  Martin Luther Chapel, Pennsauken, NJ.

The Rev. Eric E. Klemme, March 12, 2017, Sole Pastor, Bethany, Chicago, IL

The Rev. Noel C. Olse, March 12, 2017, Sole Pastor, Trinity, La Porte, IN

The Rev. Adam C. Koontz, March 11, 2017, Sole Pastor, Concordia Lutheran Mission, Myerstown, PA

 

COMMISSIONED WORKERS - COMMISSIONINGS / INSTALLATIONS

James August Bretthauer (CM), June 4, 2017, DCE, Prince of Peace, Medina, OH

Sara M. Bielby (CM), May 7, 2017, Deaconess, Our Savior, Hartland, MI

 

TRANSFERS IN - Ordained/Commissioned

The Rev. Travis J. Schmidt, June 11, 2017, South Wisconsin District

The Rev. Gordon S. Naumann, May 22, 2017, Evangelical Church of England

The Rev. Gregory S. Michel, May 15, 2017, Central Illinois District

Sara M. Bielby (CM), April 14, 2017, Michigan District

Marian F. Brockhoff (CM, Emeritus), April 13, 2017, Ohio District

James A. Bretthauer (CM), March 2, 2017, Texas District

The Rev. Young Chol "Isaac" Choi, February 7, 2017, Texas District

 

TRANSFERS IN - Congregations/Schools

 

TRANSFER OUT - Congregations/Schools

 

TRANSFERS OUT - Ordained/Commissioned

The Rev. Adam DeGroot, June 13, 2017, Rocky Mountain District

Brooke Ann Zarick (CM), June 1, 2017, Texas District

The Rev. Dean D. Pittelko, May 24, 2017, Northern Illinois District

Mark A. Steinbrenner (CM), May 2, 2017, Texas District

The Rev. Ronald S. Rieger, April 3, 2017, Rocky Mountain District

The Rev. Steven B. Patton, March 16, 2017, Southeastern District

The Rev. Michael W. Stoerger, March 13, 2017, Central Illinois District

The Rev. Mark J. Zuehsow, March 6, 2017, SELC District

Kenneth Paul Precht (CM), February 16, 2017, Michigan District

he Rev. Steven M. Voelker, February 3, 2017, Indiana District

The Rev. Peter C. Hoffmann, February 1, 2017, Indiana District

The Rev. Paul E. Speerbrecker, February 1, 2017, Indiana District

 

RESIGNED/REMOVED

Denise Meyer (CM), April 7, 2017, Resigned

The Rev. Lumembo Tshiswaka, April 4, 2017, Resgined

Sarah Ann Krieger (CM), March 30, 2017, Removed

Kristen E. Evenson (CM) March 23, 2017, Removed

Laurie Nelson (CM), March 17, 2017, Removed

Thomas W. Brittain  (CM), March 10, 2017, Removed

Susan Kay Arends (CM), March 1, 2017, Removed

Julia Perry-Clark, (CM), March 1, 2017, Removed

Hsiang-Yi Alice Kuo (CM), March 1, 2017, Removed

Mark W. Sieger (CM), March 1, 2017, Removed

The Rev. Robbie F. Taylor, February 28, 2017, Resigned

The Rev. Jerome H. Groth, February 28, 2017, Resigned

Linda L. Baase (CM), February 27, 2017, Resigned

Sandra Kocab (CM), February 24, 2017, Resigned

Ehren W. Simmer (CM), February 13, 2017, Removed

 

APPOINTMENTS
 
The Rev. Nicholas D. Wirtz, Appointed as the Circuit Visitor of the Arizona-North Circuit #19, May 22, 2017
 
The Rev. James A. Gau, Appointed as the Circuit Visitor of the Cleveland-Akron Circuit #9, May 22, 2017
 
The Rev. William Douthwaite, III, Appointed as the Circuit Visitor of the Florida Circuit #3, May 22, 2017
 
The Rev. Theodore L. Laesch, Jr., Appointed as the Circuit Visitor of the St. Louis Circuit #18, February 21, 2017
 

NEW CHURCH STARTS

 

OFFICIAL NAME CHANGE

 

CLOSING

 

CHANGE OF STATUS

Margaret M. Hammer (CM), June 16, 2017, Active to Emeritus

Rev. Dr. Dean D. Pittelko, May 1, 2017, Active to Candidate

Margaret Schacht (CM), May 1, 2017, Active to Emeritus

The Rev. Jeffrey N. Webb, April 3, 2017, Active to Candidate

The Rev. Adam J. DeGroot, March 19, 2017, Active to Candidate

Randal J. Masbruch (CM), March 16, 2017, Candiate to Emeritus

The Rev. James W. Jasper, March 3, 2017, Active to Emeritus

Nathaniel C. Brewer (CM), March 1, 2017, Active to Candidate

Laurie A. Horne (CM), February 22, 2017, Active to Candidate

 

CALLED TO GLORY

Rolland R. Sonstroem, CM, June 6, 2017

The Rev. Roland E. Holder, May 4, 017

The Rev. Allen A. Gartner, May 3, 2017

The Rev. William H. F. Lehmann, Jr., February 7, 2017