West Virginia - Western Maryland Synod
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Are you a member of the clergy of the ELCA (or
full-communion partner) interested in learning more about
WV-WMD? Drop us a line. You can email the +Riegel
at Bishop@WV-WMD.org or call the office (304-363-4030).
There is plenty to commend service and life in our
mountains and in our valleys. Like Nebraska, it's not for
everyone, but, for those who aren't afraid of an
adventure, we have a great mix of challenge and gift.
Congregational calls are listed immediately, but we do
have one non-congregational
call currently open, the Lutheran Campus Ministry at
*Until an MSP is completed, site type and call type
reflect the last time a pastor or deacon served under call
or appointment, unless the congregation has consulted with
the bishop and reclassified itself. If the MSP is not
active or in drafting, take the site type and status with
a grain of salt. Feel free to contact the Bishop if
you might be interested in the site were the configuration
different than what is here posted. PT = part-time; FT =
†In some cases, the congregation has no MSP at this time. Perhaps the congregation is newly vacant and has not yet begun the MSP drafting process. In rare cases, the congregation may feel it is not ready to draft an MSP for a variety of reasons. If you would like to explore possibilities with these congregations, contact the Bishop.; there may be room for negotiation and consideration of alternative models.
Recommend Someone for a Call
If you know someone that you would recommend for a call in this synod, contact +Riegel.
West Virginia-Western Maryland Synod, ℅ St. Paul Lutheran Church, 309 Baldwin Street, Morgantown, WV 26505
304-363-4030 + Porter@WV-WMD.org