Bethany Lutheran Church, ELCA, of Deer River announces that a new pastor has been called to serve the congregation and community. Pastor Lisa Buchanan will be installed by Bishop Tom Aitken, Northeast MN Synod on Sunday, Dec. 6 at the church’s 9:30 a.m. worship service. All who are interested in Bethany and their mission “To know Jesus and make Him known” are welcome to attend. Fellowship and coffee will start at 9 a.m.
Pastor Buchanan graduated with an Environmental Studies degree from Allegheny College in Medville, Pa. and then with a Master’s of Divinity degree from Lutheran Theological Seminary in Gettysburg, Pa. There she met her husband, Ben, who currently serves as Associate Pastor at Zion Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids as well as Chaplain in the 148th Air National Guard in Duluth. The content you are trying to access is only available to members. Sorry.