- "God is with us"
to the Emanuel Lutheran Church website! Our church is fully handicapped
accessible and we welcome you to join us in worship.
affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)
and its Northwest Ohio Synod (NWO Synod).
Church Council 2019
President - Ed Biederstedt
President-Elect - Barbara Hoffman
Secretary - Loralee Jones
Treasurer - Julie Kohout
Doctrine & Worship Board - Ronnie Rohrs & Melinda Dachenhaus
Congregational Life Board - Julie Callaway & Gayla Rohrs
Board of Education - Amanda Dilbone & Joleen Brubaker
Properties Board - Carey Plummer & Ryan Hoffman
Finance Board - Kelli Burkhardt & Maxine Eickhoff
Beth Westphal, Part-time Pastor
Maxine Eickhoff, Parish Secretary
Jack Robbins, Custodian
Angela Tonjes, Worship & Music Director/Organist
Bill Panning, Bell Choir Director
Office hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday
Phone: (419) 592-2616
Emanuel Lutheran Church was established in 1882 at the corner of West
Clinton and North Scott streets in Napoleon, Ohio. The original
church burned in 1916 and the current facility
was dedicated for service on November 17, 1918.
Former and Current Pastors