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Calls Issued at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to announce that 21 Specific Ministry Pastor (SMP) program students received calls in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS). The calls were announced during morning chapel on Oct. 14.

  • James Autry, Trinity Lutheran, Odem, Texas, Texas District
  • Francis Cantwell, Holy Trinity Lutheran, Kingsland, Ga., Florida-Georgia District
  • Aaron Goeke, Messiah Lutheran, Boerne, Texas, Texas District
  • Travis Hartjen, Waters Edge Lutheran, Frisco/Allen, Texas, Texas District
  • Todd Kuehn, Beautiful Savior Lutheran, Sarasota, Fla., Florida-Georgia District
  • Brandon Larson, St. John Lutheran, Bullhead City, Ariz., Pacific Southwest District
  • Samuel Leiter, Messiah Lutheran, Indianapolis, Ind., Indiana District
  • Timothy Lindeman, Peace Lutheran, Arvada, Colo., Rocky Mountain District
  • Rodney Lindemann, Timothy Lutheran, Blue Springs, Mo., Missouri District
  • R. Scott Lohman, Immanuel Lutheran, Downers Grove, Ill., Northern Illinois District (Call Pending)
  • Alan Muck, Lord of Life Lutheran, Chesterfield, Mo., Missouri District
  • Marc Nauman, Trinity Lutheran, Trinity, Fla., Florida-Georgia District
  • Collis Parham, Epiphany Lutheran, New Orleans, La., Southern District
  • Vincent Parks, Gloria Dei Lutheran, Houston, Texas, Texas District
  • J. Steve Richardson, St. Paul Lutheran, Montgomery, Ala., Southern District
  • Kevin Schuessler, St. Michael’s Lutheran, Bloomington, Minn., Minnesota South District (Call Pending)
  • Jonathan Schultz, Lord of Life Lutheran, Bixby, Okla., Oklahoma District (Call Pending)
  • Steven Shank, Messiah Lutheran, Indianapolis, Ind., Indiana District
  • Michael Staneck, Trinity Lutheran, Islip, N.Y., Atlantic District
  • William Vangor, St. Luke’s Lutheran, Putnam Valley, N.Y., Atlantic District (Call Pending)
  • Ronald York, Ascension Lutheran, Tucson, Ariz., English District (Call Pending)

For more information, contact creative services, Concordia Seminary, 801 Seminary Place, St. Louis, MO 63105; 314-505-7379;

Photo: front row, from left: Francis Cantwell, Ronald York, Marc Nauman, Collis Parham, Todd Kuehn, Samuel Leiter, Vincent Parks, Dr. David Wollenburg, Dr. Dale Meyer; middle row: Rev. Robert Hoehner, William Vangor, Alan Muck, Kevin Schuessler, Timothy Lindeman, Travis Hartjen, Michael Staneck, Steven Shank, Jonathan Schultz; back row: Rodney Lindemann, R. Scott Lohman, James Autry, Aaron Goeke, Brandon Larson, J. Steve Richardson.