Years of Experience: Pastor Ted just celebrated his 50th year anniversary of ordination.
Years at Cross and Crown: Pastor Ted began his time at CCLCS on Jan 1, 2020. He is here temporarily while Cross and Crown works at calling a new permanent pastor.
Education: Ph.D. University of Chicago
M.A. University of Chicago
Study University of Heidelburg, Germany
M. Div. Trinty Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio
B.A. Michigan State University
Experience: Interim Pastor at Faith Lutheran Church in Santa Rosa
Professor of Systemic and Theology and Ethics at Pacific Lutheran Seminary
Professor at Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California
Co-Editor of Theology and Science, a scholarly journal
Author of espionage thriller novels with Leonine Foxx, a Lutheran pastor as the heroine
Personal Information: Pastor Ted and his wife Karen live in San Rafael with Angie the dog and Leona the black cat.
Reflection: Since his years as a pastor on the south side of Chicago, Pastor Ted has become a strong advocate of Christian schools, especially Lutheran schools. Not only does he enjoy the chatter and screams of happy children running around the church, he affirms and applauds the dedicated leadership of our precious teachers.
Visit his personal website for information on his work at TedsTimelyTake.com.