WELCA Weekend at Our Savior’s, Rockford

Rev. Trish Madden Baik, Chaplain and Worship Coordinator, Lutheran Home, Arlington Heights, will be the WELCA Guest Speaker at Our Savior’s worship services, Saturday, September 28 at 5:00 pm and Sunday, September 29, at 8:30 and 10:45 am. 

Rev. Trish Madden Baik studied religion at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN. She received her Masters of Divinity from The Luther-an School of Theology at Chicago in 2004. This fall marks the 15th anniversary of her ordination. 

She has served as Associate Pastor at Trinity Lutheran Church in Galesburg, Illinois, Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Arlington Heights, and Christus Victor Lutheran Church, Elk Grove Village. 

She currently serves as Chaplain and Worship Coordinator at the Lutheran Home, a senior living community of 500 residents in Arling-ton Heights that includes short-term rehabilitation, assisted living and nursing care. 

Trish and her husband, Tom, have two sons, Elliot (11) and William (10). They spend most of their free time shuffling the boys around to their sporting activities and scout meetings. 

Pastor Trish is the daughter of Michael and Naomi Madden. Their family began attending Our Savior’s in 1979. She continues to be grateful to the Rockford Our Savior’s community for rooting her in the gospel and nurturing her faith in Christ. 

Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 3300 Rural Street, Rockford, IL 61107