Since November 8, 2019

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Calling Congregations (Pastor)

  • St. Paul, Westlake - calling a senior pastor
  • Risen Christ, Springfield
  • Zion, Cleveland
  • Holy Cross, North Canton - call issued to Rev. John Mackowiak
  • Zion, Cleveland

 

Non-Calling Congregation

  • Immanuel, Toledo, OH; Not calling at present
  • Bethlehem, Euclid, OH; not calling at present
  • St John, Mt Hope, OH; not calling at present
  • St Philip, Toledo, OH; not calling at present
  • St Philip, Cleveland, OH; not calling at present

 


Foreign Service


Ohio District congregations calling Ohio District pastors

  • Rev. Matthew Garred, candidate, accepted call to Concordia Lutheran Church, Independence, OH


Leaving the Ohio District

  • Rev. Kurt Letcher, Zion, Edgerton - Accepted call to Zion Lutheran Church, Newton KS

Calls Declined by Ohio District Pastors 

  • Rev. Mike Saylor - Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Farmington Hills, MI
  • Rev. Dave Woolsey - St. John Lutheran Church, Stryker, OH

Calls pending to Ohio District Pastors


Candidates

  • Rev. Bruce Breudigam
  • Rev. Richard Davenport
  • Rev. Matthew Garred
  • Rev. Jason Harris
  • Rev. Jeremy Kleino
  • Rev. Karl Koch
  • Rev. James May, Jr.
  • Rev. Karl Rein
  • Rev Daniel Ruff

Deceased

Rev. Robert C. Hendrix - Concorida Lutheran Church, Indepedence, OH - March 12, 2019
Rev. Norman H. Schinkel - Trinity Lutheran Church, Warren, OH - October 17, 2019

Colloquy

  • N/A

Vicars (2019-20)

  • Chad Bolosan, St. Paul Lutheran Church, Westlake OH
  • Mark Renner, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, North Canton OH
  • Paul Shaw, Trinity Lutheran Church, Zanesville OH
  • Andrew Twietmeyer, Zion Lutheran Church, Columbus OH

SMP Vicars

  • Steve Holtman, Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Kettering, OH