About Us

Emanuel – “God is with us”

Welcome to the Emanuel Lutheran Church website!  Our church is fully handicapped accessible and we welcome you to join us in worship.

We are affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and its Northwest Ohio Synod (NWO Synod).


Birthday Calendars

Church Council 2020
President – Barb Hoffman
President-Elect – Carey Plummer
Secretary –
Treasurer – Julie Kohout
Doctrine & Worship Board – Melinda Dachenhaus & Joe Kohout
Congregational Life Board – Gayla Rohrs & Denise Etzler
Board of Education – Joleen Brubaker & Deanna McCabe
Properties Board – Ryan Hoffman & Joe Knepley
Finance Board – Kelli Burkhardt & Maxine Eickhoff

Church Staff
Pastor Janine Shearer
Maxine Eickhoff, Parish Secretary
Jack Robbins, Custodian
Worship & Music Director/Organist
Bill Panning, Bell Choir Director

Our History