Official Acts

ORDINATIONS

Candidate Roger W. Yoder, March 23, 2019, Messiah, Parker, AZ

Candidate Douglas M. Duy, Sr., Februrary 17, 2019, Ascension, Tucson, AZ

 

PASTORS - INSTALLATIONS

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

The Rev. Roger W. Yoder, March 23, 2019, SMP Pastor, Messiah, Parker, AZ

The Rev. Justin D. Laughridge, March 3, 2019, Senior Pastor, St. Luke, North York, ON, Canada

The Rev. J. Derek Mathers, February 17, 2019, Associate Pastor, St. Mark, Mississauga, ON, Canada

The Rev. Douglas M. Duy, Sr., February 17, 2019, SMP Pastor, Ascension, Tucson, AZ

The Rev. Peter M. Burfeind, February 10, 2019, Sole Pastor, Agnus Dei, Marshall, MI (English District) AND Our Savior, Union City, MI (Michigian District)

 

COMMISSIONED WORKERS - COMMISSIONINGS / INSTALLATIONS

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

 

TRANSFERS IN - Ordained/Commissioned

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

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

Laurie J. Steinke (CM), March 25, 2019, Florida-Georgia District

The Rev. Mark A. Steinke, March 25, 2019, Florida-Georgia District

The Rev. Rodney E. Zwonitzer, February 12, 2019, Florida-Georgia District

 

TRANSFERS IN - Congregations/Schools

 

TRANSFER OUT - Congregations/Schools

 

TRANSFERS OUT - Ordained/Commissioned

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

The Rev. Kenety S. Gee, March 1, 2019, Removed

The Rev. Dr. Du Pyo Lee, February 8, 2019, Removed

 

APPOINTMENTS
 
 

NEW CHURCH STARTS

 

INITIAL MEMBERSHIP OF CONGREGATION

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

St. John's Ev. Lutheran Church, Clarksburg, WV, February 19, 2019

 

OFFICIAL NAME CHANGE

 

CLOSINGS - CONGREGATIONS

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

 

CLOSINGS - SCHOOLS

 

CHANGE OF STATUS

 

CALLED TO GLORY

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