Richard A Heinz
Rev. Rich Heinz has completed 16 years in the Office of the Holy
Ministry, over two of which have been here at St. John’s. He graduated
with a B.A. from Concordia University—River Forest (Chicago), majoring
in theology and minoring in communication/theatre. After earning his
M.Div. from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis in 1995, he served Mt.
Greenwood Ev. Lutheran in Chicago and St. John’s Lutheran in
Lanesville, Indiana. His continuing education interests are in the
areas of liturgics (worship) and catechesis (teaching the faith.)
Pastor Heinz is also involved with Higher Things
, a Recognized Service
Organization of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod that serves youth.
He has served as site chaplain for two years, and is in his second year
as Worship Coordinator for the annual conferences.
Pastor is an avid Disney and Star Wars fan. He enjoys theatre, film,
music, and tea.
has been part of the
office staff since 1998 and thoroughly loves working at St. John's. She is a member of the church choir and adult handbell choir.
started as St. John's Business Manager in 2009.
has been serving as St. John's Operations Manager for many years. She
is the supervisor of the office and is responsible for the scheduling
of events and keeping track of the Pastor and the Principal. She began
as St. John's church secretary in 1994.
is St. John's Organist, Handbell Director and Music Director.