Pastor Mark Thompson Bio

Pastor Mark Thompson will be with us while Pastor Molly is on sabbatical June 1 through August 31.

Here is a little bit about him:

Rev. Thompson has been in the Greater Milwaukee Synod, along with his wife, Rev. Kristin Nielsen, for over 20 years. They have two children, Maia (16) and Joshua (19) and a lab puppy (Hazel). Following many years at Good
Shepherd Lutheran in the Sherman Park neighborhood of Milwaukee, Pastor Mark was involved in interim ministry for 8 years, then 5 years at Memorial Lutheran in Glendale. Beginning in the fall of 2016, Pastor Mark was called to
be a mission developer and begin a new ministry in the Felmers Chaney Correctional Center (Locust & Fond du Lac Ave. in Milwaukee). Pastor Mark also serves on the Board of Directors for Project RETURN, working with exoffenders to have successful re-entry after incarceration. Pastor Mark’s hobbies include swim coaching, golfing and fishing.

Please join us for Pastor Marks “Fairwell and Godspeed,” Icecream Social, on Sunday, August 20th, 2017 after the 9:15 am Service.

Pastor Mark’s final day, before Pastor Molly’s return from Sabbatical, will be Thursday, August 31, 2017.