Pastor Meyer has accepted the call to Gloria Dei!

Installation service will be October 16 during the 9 a.m. Worship Service .

Vacancy Pastors:

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Rev. Monte Meyer

Pastor Meyer is preaching for our weekly Sunday service.

He is a facilitator at the Minnesota North District Office. 

He is here to assist Gloria Dei in making a strong presence

in the community.  He can be reached at 507-420-0617

Rev. Monte Meyer

Vacancy Pastor

Office: 218-568-5668

Cell:     507-420-0617

Rev. Mark Johnson

Pastor Johnson is a graduate of Fort Wayne Theological Seminary (1977)

He was called to St. John's Lutheran in Dunnell, MN and served that congregation until 1984.

He then was called to Mt. Calvary Lutheran in Richfield, MN

and served there 30 yrs. until his retirement in 2018.

Pastor Johnson now resides in Baxter.

Pastor Johnson and his wife Kathy have been married for 46 yrs

and the Lord has blessed them with six children.

In his free time he enjoys reading, gardening, and fishing.


Pastor Johnson's favorite Bible verse is Galatians 2:20

"I have been crucified with Christ,

It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. 

And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God

who loved me and gave Himself for me."

Pastor Johnson is available for meetings, home-bound calls, hospital calls

and all pastoral needs of the members of Gloria Dei.

Rev. Mark Johnson

Vacancy Pastor

Office: 218-568-5668

Cell:     612-816-7453