Pastoral Vacancies & Interim Pastors

Updated October 22, 2018

The following congregations in the Northern Great Lakes synod have pastoral vacancies.

Click on name of parish at ELCA page to learn more. Contact the Bishop’s Office for further information or to begin the mobility process.


Grace, South Range and First, Dollar Bay – Pastor Julie Belew, Interim Pastor
Mission United, Pelkie – Rev. Bucky Beach, Interim Pastor
St. John, St. Paul, Salem, and Zion, Ironwood – Rev. Lisa Ubbelohde, Interim Pastor
St. Stephen’s, Stephenson & Gethsemane, Wallace – Rev. Scott Ehle, Interim Pastor
Bethany, Negaunee and Emanuel, Skandia – Rev. Warren Geier, Interim Pastor
Messiah, Marquette – (Senior and Associate Pastor) Rev. Don Ludemann, Senior Interim Pastor
Prince of Peace, Harvey – Rev. Ann Gonyea, Interim Pastor
Grace Lutheran, Pembine, WI – Rev. Douglas Johnson, Interim Pastor
Immanuel, Escanaba – Rev. Dennis Meyette, Interim Pastor
Lutheran Campus Ministry, NMU – Rev. Andrew Plocher, Interim Pastor
Fortune Lake Lutheran Camp – Sara Jonasen, Interim Camp Director
Christ the King Lutheran, Escanaba – Rev. Tom Otis, Interim Pastor


Northern Great Lakes Synod
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Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: 906-228-2300
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