The Point, Knoxville joyfully celebrated the installation of Pastor Adam Woldt on July 9th. This church planted by Pastor Matt Peoples seven years ago, meets in a movie theater and seeks “to connect with the disconnected.” Pastor Greg Bearss preached at the service with over 200 in attendance, and Pastor Stephen Skov officiated in the […]
The Ordination and Installation of Pastor Eric Rudsenske, at Concordia Lutheran Church, Jackson, TN took place on Sunday, July 23. Those pictured include: Front Row (L-R) Rev. Mark Goble, Circuit Visitor; Rev. Dr. Roger Paavola; Rev. Rudsenske; Rev. Chuck Neugebauer, Regional Vice-President; Rev. Bill Stevenson. Back Row (L-R) Deacon Jeremy McDonald, representing Grace Lutheran Church, […]
Congratulations to Pastor-Elect JD Zischke who was installed as a Missionary-At-Large/Church Planter for the Fayetteville, Arkansas area on Saturday, June 17 at Grace Lutheran Church in Little Rock. We are pleased to welcome JD and his family to the Mid-South District.
The Installation of Rev. Paul J. Bushur as Senior Pastor at First Lutheran Church, Chattanooga, TN on Sunday, March 12. Pastor Bushur came to Chattanooga after 18 years as senior pastor of First Lutheran Church, Knoxville, TN.
On Sunday morning, March 19, the Rev. Paul E. Kritsch was officially installed as pastor of Chapel of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Sharps Chapel, TN. The Rev. Dr. Roger Paavola, President of the Mid-South District, the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, officiated at the service. Kritsch, who is the pastor who helped the congregation to […]
The Installation of Rev. Bruce Hanson at First Lutheran Church, Blytheville, AR on March 5, 2017. Those present (L-R) President Roger Paavola, Rev. Bruce Hanson.
The installation of Rev. David Appold as pastor at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Paducah, KY on February 5, 2017. Pastor Appold was formerly the Associate Pastor at St Paul.
Installation of Rev. William Wagner at Trinity Lutheran Church, Columbia, TN, September 25, 2016. L-R Front Row: Rev. David Rubke, Rev. Dr. Roger Paavola, Rev. William Wagner, Rev. Marty Nutter L-R Back Row: Rev. Curt Hoover, Rev. Andrew Smith, Rev. Eric Phillips, Rev. Gerald Meyer
The installation of Rev. Andrew Abraham took place at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, in Crossville, TN, on August 13. Rev. Abraham and his family return to the Mid-South District after serving in Western New York.