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

Calendar of Events

Church Council 2021
President – Carey Plummer
President-Elect – Jeff Mires
Secretary – Joan Collier
Treasurer – Julie Kohout
Doctrine & Worship Board – Laura Ellis-Kruse & Joe Kohout
Congregational Life Board – Andrea Van Guilder & Denise Etzler
Board of Education – Kaitlyn Rohrs-Cordes & Deanna McCabe
Properties Board – Kyle Borstleman & Joe Knepley
Finance Board – Kelli Burkhardt & Ron Weichers

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

Our History