Rostered Minister Vacancies

Congregations and Synodically Authorized Worshiping Communities in the Call Process

Updated May 9, 2019

CENTRAL (Marilyn Hanson)
First, Prophetstown* Susan Davenport C
Bethesda, Morrison* Kristine Dohrmann C
NORTHWEST (Denver Bitner)
Christ, Stockton* Roger Hurlbut C
Trinity/Milledgeville & First/Jordan** Carol Soderholm A
Trinity, Lanark** Carole Andres B
Lord of Love, Galena** Bruce & Lisa Burbank A
First Lutheran, Chadwick* Christine Stienstra B
Shepherd of the Hills, Scales Mound* James Mehltretter B
WEST (Mike Clark)
Cambridge Lutheran, Cambridge* Randy Mullin A
St. Paul’s, Orion* Richard Pokora C
SOUTH (Marilyn Hanson)
St. John’s, Mendota* Pulpit Supply C
St. John’s, Somonauk* Christine Schoon A
St. John’s, Peru* William Weidenbach A
Immanuel, Marseilles** Pulpit Supply D
St. John’s, rural Princeton** Pulpit Supply A
SOUTHWEST (Mike Clark)
Zion, North Henderson** Kent Kindlesperger B
Grace, Knoxville* Mike Lawyer C
Bethel/Stronghurst & Reformed Church/Raritan* David Vidler B
Messiah, Galva* Randy Swanson A
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 B
Zion, Belvidere* Woody Knutson C
Our Savior’s, Rockford (senior)* Len Hoffmann A
Emmanuel, Rockford* Robert Franek A
GPS, Machesney Park* Pulpit Supply E
NORTHEAST (Gary Erickson)
Redeemer, Woodstock** Rob Kinnear B
Grace Place Campus Ministry** Bob Hansen C
Living Waters, Crystal Lake* Pr. Greg Villalon & Deacon Doug Haugen A


* Indicates full-time
** Indicates part-time



B=Awaiting names from synod

C=Interviewing Candidates

D=Recommending a candidate to the congregation

E=Called by congregation

F=Accepted Call