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Placements of LCC pastoral candidates and vicars

May 8, 2010 One Comment

Our gracious God has presented Lutheran Church–Canada with the following gifts to serve His people:

Pastoral Candidates

Daniel Barr, Edmonton    Pastor, Immanuel, Tomahawk, Alta.

Oscar Castillo, St. Catharines,    Assistant Pastor, Faith/Grace, London/Strathroy, Ont.

Jeffery Dul, Edmonton    Pastor, Trinity, Churchbridge, Sask.

Brian Lee, St. Louis    Pastor, Calvary, Thunder Bay, Ont.

John Rapp, St. Catharines    Pastor, Good Shepherd, Valleyview, Alta.

Cameron Schnarr, St. Catharines,    Pastor, Beautiful Savior, Winnipeg, Man.

Mark L. Smith,* St. Catharines,    Pastor, Zion, Plumas, Man.

Ling Pui Yeong, Edmonton    Pastor, Trinity, Toronto, Ont.

Douglas Zahner, St. Catharines,    Commended to LCMS for placement

*2009 graduate


Stephen Bartlett, Edmonton    Zion/Immanuel Rimbey/Usona, Alta

Daniel Bonato, St. Catharines    Zion, Yorkton, Sask.

Steve Hoffman, Edmonton    Trinity, Winkler, Man.

Dominic Leteiri, St. Catharines    Pilgrim, Kenmore, N.Y. (LCMS)

Michael Montague, Edmonton    Shepherd of the Hills Mission/Redeemer Airdrie/Didsbury, Alta.

Gregory Palmer, St. Catharines    In process

Timothy Schneider, Edmonton    Bethany, Campbell River, B.C.

Wei Ge (Wayne) Zhang, St. Catharines    Trinity, Richmond, B.C.


During the placement services, LCC’s seminaries recognized the following with special honours and awards.

Rev. Robert Bruer, Delta Chi (Servant of Christ) Award    Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary, St. Catharines, Ont.

Rev. Les Stahlke, Doctor of Divinity – Honoris causa    Concordia Lutheran Seminary, Edmonton

Deacon Margaret Towriss, Faith and Life Award    Concordia Lutheran Seminary, Edmonton

Diaconal placements (director of Parish Services and Lutheran teachers) will be announced Sunday, May 16.

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