Rostered Minister Vacancies

Congregations and Synodically Authorized Worshiping Communities in the Call Process

Updated July 2, 2019

VACANT PARISH INTERIM LEADERSHIP CODE
CENTRAL (Marilyn Hanson)    
First, Prophetstown* Susan Davenport D
Bethesda, Morrison* Kristine Dohrmann C
St. Paul Lutheran, Sterling* TBD A
NORTHWEST (Denver Bitner)    
Trinity/Milledgeville & First/Jordan** Carol Soderholm A
Trinity, Lanark** Carole Andres C
Lord of Love, Galena** Bruce & Lisa Burbank A
First Lutheran, Chadwick* Christine Stienstra B
Shepherd of the Hills, Scales Mound* James Mehltretter D
WEST (Mike Clark)    
Cambridge Lutheran, Cambridge* Randy Mullin A
St. Paul’s, Orion* Richard Pokora B
SOUTH (Marilyn Hanson)    
St. John’s, Mendota* Pulpit Supply B
St. John’s, Somonauk*  Christine Schoon A
St. John’s, Peru* William Weidenbach B
St. John’s, rural Princeton** Pulpit Supply A
SOUTHWEST (Mike Clark)    
Zion, North Henderson** Kent Kindlesperger B
Grace, Knoxville* Mike Lawyer B
Bethel/Stronghurst & Reformed Church/Raritan* David Vidler B
Messiah, Galva* Randy Swanson B
Faith, Wataga* Katie Gallagher A
EAST (Gary Erickson)    
United, Gardner** Greg Olson A
Bethlehem, Joliet** Paul Carlson A
NORTH (Denver Bitner)    
Bethlehem, Rockford** Wendy Popp C
Zion, Belvidere* Pulpit Supply E
Our Savior’s, Rockford (senior)* Len Hoffmann A
Emmanuel, Rockford* Robert Franek A
NORTHEAST (Gary Erickson)    
Redeemer, Woodstock** Rob Kinnear B
Living Waters, Crystal Lake* Pr. Greg Villalon & Deacon Doug Haugen B
Light of Christ, Algonquin (associate)* N/A B

Codes

A=Self-Study
B=Awaiting names from synod
C=Interviewing Candidates
D=Recommending a candidate to the congregation