25519 West Illinois Route 134

Ingleside, IL 60041



All are welcome!

Knowing Jesus and

Sharing His Love

Rev. Dan Shutters 

Rev. Dan Shutters was ordained in 1969 after graduating with a Master of Divinity degree from Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, Waterloo, Ontario.

When Pastor Dan is preaching, you can expect to leave Worship with a new perspective and maybe some puns and magic along the way!

Rev. Dale Ziemer

Pastor Dale grew up in rural Wisconsin just north of Milwaukee, and graduated from Wartburg College with a degree in Social Work.  He served as a church youth director before attending Wartburg Theological Education and spent his internship year in San Diego, CA.  His first two calls were Pastor at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Rome, WI and Associate Pastor at Christ Lutheran Church in Palatine, IL.  Then, after completing an M.A. in organizational development, he received a call to serve in specialized ministry. He served for 29 years on the staff of the Center for Parish Development, a church research and consulting agency.  During these years, Pastor Dale served in numerous congregation settings in Chicagoland as interim or transitional pastor.

Edwin Kramer, Director of Music

Ed Kramer serves as Senior Choir Director and Organist.  Ed is a graduate of Luther College in Decorah, Iowa.  He also directs the Bjornson Male Chorus of Chicago and the Liberty-Fremont Chamber Singers.  Ed's wife, Karen, is a soprano soloist and sings in the choir.