Rev. Paul Amlin, who currently serves as a pastor at Faith Lutheran Church in Marion, Iowa, has received and accepted a call to serve as the Program Director for Youth Ministry in the ELCA churchwide offices. He will begin his work in Chicago on March 11, 2013.
Paul brings considerable experience and passion to this position. He is a graduate of Wartburg Theological Seminary and was ordained in 2009. Paul is currently serving as Associate Pastor of Faith Lutheran Church in Marion, IA. Prior to attending seminary, he served from 1997-2005 as Director of Youth and Family Ministries for Lutheran Church of the Cross in St. Petersburg, FL. Paul has been an active member of the ELCA Youth Ministry Network for many years and also served on the planning teams for the 2009 and 2012 ELCA Youth Gatherings.
We are excited to welcome Paul to this role. Please keep him and his prayers as they make this transition.