Pastor Peter K. Hanson
Pastor Peter is called to interpret the vision and direct the overall ministry of Christ the King. As head of staff, he oversees staff development and provides input to lay leadership groups including the congregational council and personnel, finance and stewardship teams.
He facilitates the crafting of our worship life, serving as the preacher at least half of the time, both on Sundays and on special occasions. Pastor Peter serves as the staff liaison to the Global Mission Team and Local Mission Partners and leads the coordination of adult education opportunities.
Pastor Peter has served as a youth minister at St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church in Mahtomedi, Minn., a street chaplain in Berkeley and San Francisco, Calif., a solo pastor in small-town Vermont, as well as a missionary in Dakar, Senegal. He and his family live in St. Paul.