Pastor John Rohde Schwehn
Pastor John is excited to be walking with Christ the King in developing and leading faith formation opportunities for all ages. He coordinates the work of Children, Youth, and Family ministry, as well as Adult Faith Formation. He brings a passion for intergenerational engagement and education in the church and loves to engage questions of the Christian faith with people in all stages of life.
He works collaboratively with the Lead Pastor and other staff in the planning of worship, and he regularly preaches and leads on Sunday mornings. In conjunction with the Lead Pastor, he covers many other pastoral duties at CtK, including teaching, visitation, pastoral care, and community outreach.
Pastor John completed his seminary education at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, CT. Since graduating in 2013, he has served Westwood Lutheran Church in St. Louis Park, MN and St. John’s Lutheran Church in Northfield, MN. He and his wife, Anna, live in Minneapolis with their daughter, Lydia.
Christ the King Lutheran Church
1900 7th St. NW
New Brighton, MN 55112