Our Pastors

Paator Timothy Schwartz

Pastor Timothy Schwartz

“I love to preach, teach and visit people – all so that they can hear about Jesus and believe in him.”

Experience in the Public Ministry

2016-Present, Zion Columbus
2004-2016 Redeemer Lutheran Church, Yakima, WA

1999-2004 Redeemer Lutheran Church, Roswell, NM

1998-99 St. John’s Lutheran Church, Wauwatosa, WI (vicar)

1997-1998 St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Tomah, WI (vicar)

Personal and Educational Background

Born in Waconia, MN. Grew up in St. Paul Park, MN
1991 Graduated from St. Croix Lutheran High School, West St. Paul, MN
1995 Graduated from Northwestern College, Watertown WI
1999 Graduated from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI

Pastor Schwartz is married to Niki and together they are raising three boys: Jadon, Josiah and Micah.

509.480.2967

tschwartz24@gmail.com 

 

 

Pastor Robert Wilke

Pastor Robert Wilke

"I get to tell children and people of all ages about Jesus and what He has done to save them."

Pastor Wilke was recently hospitalized.  For updates on his recovery, or to leave him a message, please click:

https://www.caringbridge.org/signin

Experience in the Public Ministry

1984-Present, Zion Columbus
1979-1984 Shepherd of the Lakes, Fairmont Minnesota

Personal and Educational Background

Born in Neenah, Wisconsin
1971 Graduated from Fox Valley Lutheran High School, Appleton WI
1975 Graduated from Northwestern College, Watertown WI
1979 Graduated from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI

 

Pastor Wilke is married to Donna, and has been blessed with five children and eight grandchildren.

Pastor enjoys camping, golfing, basketball, hiking, and watching sports.

920.623.4870
revrwilke@gmail.com