CHURCH WORSHIP SERVICES
Sat 5:30 PM - in Sanctuary
Sun 8:00 AM - in Sanctuary
Sun 11:00 AM - Drive-in Worship Service Church Parking Lot
Online Worship - Anytime Sunday Mornings
17906 Garden Lane – Hagerstown, MD 21740
Call: 301-797-5955
  Directions
CHURCH WORSHIP SERVICES
Sun 8:00 AM - in Sanctuary
Sun 10:30 AM - Drive-in Worship Service Church Parking Lot
Sat 5:30 PM - in Sanctuary
17906 Garden Lane – Hagerstown, MD 21740
Call: 301-797-5955
  Directions

Concordia Lutheran Church Staff and Leadership

Pastor

Pastor Mark Moretz has been pastor at Concordia Lutheran Church Hagerstown since June 2018. Pastor Mark started in the grocery business while in high school and advanced into management positions. After a successful career in the Food Industry with Lowes Foods Stores, LLC, Pastor Mark followed his heart into the Ministry. He attended Concordia Seminary where he received a Masters of Divinity degree. As part of the requirements for his Divinity degree, He interned as a Vicar at Hope Lutheran Church in Wake Forest, North Carolina. Pastor Mark has brought his managerial skills to Concordia where several new programs of ministry have been started and existing ministries enhanced.

Pastor Mark has always been a strong Christian witness. He attended Concordia Lutheran Church while growing up in Conover, North Carolina. Pastor Mark stayed active in the Lutheran Church before entering the Ministry by teaching Bible studies and serving in various Church offices. Along the way he married Janise and they were blessed with three daughters and two sons. Concordia is blessed to have Pastor Mark as their Pastor.


Director of Christian Education - Intern

Linaya Kolke started at Concordia Lutheran Church as the Director of Christian Education for her intership in June 2020. She grew up in Washington state and moved to Albuquerque, NM when she was 8 years old with her family. Linaya graduated from Concordia Irvine 20' and majored in Theological Studies: Christian Education Leadership, minoring in Director of Christian Education and Global Cultural Studies. At Concordia Lutheran Church Linaya works with Children's, Youth,and Young Adults Ministries, while also building relationships with many of the adults and other congregation members at this church. 

Linaya loves anything outdoors, from hiking, camping, rock climbing, and longboarding. She loves getting to know people, laughing, goofing off, and Chickfila. Linaya loves getting to be in ministry and to see God at work. 
Linaya loves anything outdoors, from hiking, camping, rock climbing, and longboarding. She loves getting to know people, laughing, goofing off, and Chickfila. Linaya loves getting to be in ministry and to see God at work. 

To learn more about Linaya visit https://linayakolke.wixsite.com/cuidce

Email: linaya.kolke@eagles.cui.edu
Office: (301) 767-5955 ext. 104


 

Officers and Committees

Congregational Officers

Pastor: Mark Moretz
President: Jean Tichnell
Vice President: Joe Davidson
Treasurer: Don Schleef
Recording Secretary: Sylvia Shives
Financial Secretary: Mitzi Bowman

 

Board Chairpersons

Lay Ministry: Don Enterline 
Christian Education: Becky Brown
Church Properties: Terry Bowman
Parish Fellowship: Karen Meinelschmidt
Public Relations: Ron Bucher
Youth Ministry: Linaya Kolke
Evangelism: Carroll Gatling
Caring Ministries: Brenda Horsch


Board of Elders

Don Enterline 
Fred Tichnell
Guy Meiron
Larry Hector
Larry Campbell
Jim Gann
Frank Waldron
Gene Diest

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