Congregations in Transition

This page includes a listing of the most recent Congregations in Transition, Ordinations, and newly accepted Calls.

(as of Oct 30, 2022)

CITYCONGREGATIONPOSITIONSTATUSINTERIM
AitkinSt. John’sPastorPastor Dave Peterson, Interim
Babbitt
Embarrass
Evangelical
Hope
P/T PastorMSP active
Bigfork
Effie
Grace Community
Effie Fredheim
PastorIn TransitionDeaconess Dianna Schumacher, SAM
Barnum

Elim (Blackhoof)PastorMSP active
Brainerd
TrinitySenior Pastor
Transition TeamPastor Bob Rusert, Interim Senior
12/1/2021

Bruno
Kerrick
Trinity
Oak Lake
P/T Pastor
In Transition
Chisholm
Hibbing

Faith
Holy Trinity
P/T PastorIn Transition
Cloquet
Our Savior’sPastorPastor Nancy Hong, Interim 10/1/2022

Cloquet

ZionPastorPr Judith Anderson-Bauer, Interim 10/1/2022

Cromwell
Wright
Bethany
Bethlehem
In TransitionMike Martin, SAM
Crosslake

CrosslakeAssociate Pastor or DeaconMSP active
Duluth

ElimPastorPastor Victor St. George, Contract 10/1/2022

Duluth

Family of GodP/T PastorIn Transition
Eveleth
Palo

United in Christ
St. Mark’s
PastorPastor Jeanne Madsen, Interim Term 10/30/2022

Finland

Baptism RiverPart-timePastor Deb Birkeland, bridge

Grand Marais

BethlehemPastorTransition Team
Int’l Falls
Loman
First
Bethany
PastorMSP activePastor Paul Erdal, Interim 11/1/2021

Milaca

ZionPastorIn Transition
Mt. Iron
MessiahPastorCandidate of ChoicePastor Tim Berdahl, Interim 12/1/2021

Palisade


BethelIn Transition
Pine River

FirstPastorCall Committee FormedPastor Mary Morotte, Interim
RemerBethanyP/T PastorMSP activePastor Keith Pillar, pulpit supply
Sandstone

Grace
Emmanuel
PastorIn TransitionPastor Cynthia Gray,
Bridge Pastor
VirginiaOur Savior’sPastorTransition TeamPastor Tim Ehling, Interim 2/2/2022