Calls and Vacancies – Updated April 7, 2021

Published on April 7th, 2021

CONGREGATIONS/RSOs CALLING OR GETTING READY TO CALL:

  1. AVON, Our Shepherd (Senior)
  2. BREMEN, St. Paul’s (Senior)-
  3. COLUMBUS, St. Peter’s (Senior)- Rev. Mark Teike retiring
  4. CROSS PLAINS, St. Paul (Dewberry)/DILLSBORO, St. John (Farmers Retreat) – dual parish requesting a candidate
  5. FORT WAYNE, St. Michael (Senior) –
  6. GEORGETOWN, Shepherd of the Hills
  7. INDIANAPOLIS, Trinity (Senior) –
  8. LaGRANGE, KY, Holy Trinity
  9. LaPORTE, St. John (Senior) –
  10. LEXINGTON, KY. Good Shepherd
  11. LOUISVILLE, KY, Cedar Lake Lodge – Rev. Dr. Mark Whitsett retiring
  12. LOUISVILLE, KY, Resurrection
  13. MORGANTOWN, Shepherd of the Hills
  14. OWENSBORO, KY, Peace – requesting a candidate
  15. PORTAGE, St. Peter
  16. SEYMOUR, Peace
  17. WARSAW, Redeemer

CONGREGATIONS CALLING ASSOCIATE/ASSISTANT:

  1. CARMEL, Cornerstone
  2. ELKHART, Trinity – requesting a candidate
  3. KOKOMO, Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer – requesting a candidate
  4. MUNSTER, St. Paul
  5. SEYMOUR, Redeemer – requesting a candidate
  6. VALPARAISO, Immanuel

CONGREGATIONS BEING SERVED – NOT CALLING:

  1. BARDSTOWN, Good Shepherd – served by Rev. Charles Fausel
  2. ELIZABETHTOWN, Gloria Dei – served by Rev. Monty Gleitz
  3. HAMLET, St. Matthew – served by Rev. Dr. Joseph Loftis
  4. INDIANAPOLIS, Our Savior – served by Rev. William Emrick
  5. INDIANAPOLIS, Peace Deaf – served by Ephphatha Lutheran Mission Society
  6. KOKOMO, Good Shepherd – served by Rev. John Kolb
  7. LAKE STATION, Redeemer – served by Rev. Richard Ungrodt
  8. NEW SALISBURY, Epiphany
  9. SCHERERVILLE, Peace – served by Rev. D. Stock/Rev. A. Burkman
  10. SHELBYVILLE, St. Mark – served by Rev. Jerrell Simmerman

CALLS UNDER CONSIDERATION OR RECENTLY EXTENDED:

  1. Rev. Peter Ahlersmeyer, Associate, Concordia, Fort Wayne to Pastor, Trinity, Fenton, MI – accepted
  2. Rev. Paul J. Klopke, candidate to Ministry Facilitator for Voice of Care, Indianapolis, IN – accepted – installation 4/11/2021 at St. John, Indianapolis