About Me

 

Personal:

Married to Jen McCabe on March 23, 2002 at the Episcopal Church in Almaden

 

 

Education:

Associate of Arts, Mt. San Antonio College, 1995

 

Bachelor of Arts, St. Olaf College, 1998

 

Additional study at the University of Paderborn, Germany, 1997

 

Additional study at the National University of Ireland, Galway, 1997

 

Additional study at the University of Wittenberg, Germany, 1998

 

Clinical Pastoral Education (4 units), Oregon State Hospital, 2000-2001

 

Parish Internship, St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Newark, Ohio, 2002-2003

 

Master of Divinity, Trinity Lutheran Seminary, 2003

 

Ongoing Continuing Education through the Northern Rockies Institute of Theology

 

 

Ministry:

Borgund and Minnesota Valley Lutheran Churches, 2003-2005

 

Devon, Galata, and Trinity Lutheran Churches, 2005-present

 

 

Activities:

Member, Chester Ministerium

 

Member, Shelby Ministerium

 

Regular Preacher and Bible Study Leader at the Marias Care Center, Marias Heritage Center, Liberty County Nursing Home, and, in my previous call, on the radio

 

Religious Volunteer/Guest Preacher, Crossroads Correctional Facility

 

Scoutmaster, Boy Scout Troop 555

 

Secretary, Montana Synod (ELCA) Golden Triangle Cluster

 

Volunteer judge at area high school speech and drama tournaments

 

Member, National Lutheran Association on Scouting

 

 

Accomplishments:

Eagle Scout Award, 1995

 

Life Member, National Eagle Scout Association

 

Brotherhood Status, Order of the Arrow, BSA

 

Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa, 1994

 

Inducted into Theta Alpha Kappa, 1998

 

Assisted with the editing and preparation of the Biographical Dictionary of American Educators (Dr. Frederik Ohles, ed.), and the preparation, editing, and translation of Documents from the History of Lutheranism 1517-1750 (Dr. Eric Lund, ed.)

 

Served as the Audio/Visual Services Student Coordinator at Trinity Lutheran Seminary, 1999-2000, 2001-2002

 

Ordained into the Ministry of Word and Sacrament, December 14, 2003, at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Newark, Ohio

 

Musician, proficient in Guitar, Tin Whistle, Recorder, and Percussion, as well as a Bass vocalist

 

Fluent in German and Scots Gaelic

 

 

Links:

The Bible Site – Click to donate a free Bible to a persecuted Christian

 

Book of Concord

 

Cyberhymnal

 

International Monarchist League

 

Lutheran Hymnal MIDI Project

 

Online Searchable Bible

 

Voice of the Martyrs

 

What Lutherans Believe

 

 

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