Our Pastor

The ReRev Mark W Mummev. Mark W. Mumme is our eleventh full-time pastor. He has been serving us since August, 2000.

Pastor Mumme was born and raised on a farm near St. James, Minnesota. A product of the Lutheran school system, he graduated from Concordia College, River Forest, Illinois in 1989 with a degree in Math/Computers. After seven years in the business world, he returned to study for the ministry at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana, graduating in the spring of 2000.

Pastor’s wife, Beth, also comes from a farm (in north central Illinois). She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from St. Francis College of Nursing in Peoria, Illinois in 1991. Beth homeschooled their children through eighth grade, and is currently a stay-at-home mother with various roles and responsibilities at church. Pastor and Beth have three daughters, Melinda, Cora, and Emma, and one son, Will.

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