Pastor Mike Foss

Dr. Michael FossFoss 40th
Senior Pastor

Born and raised in Richland, Washington, Foss graduated from Pacific Lutheran University in 1970 with a B.A. in Religion. In 1974, he graduated with an M Div. from Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa. In 1986, he received a Master’s Degree in Theology and Spirituality from Mount Angel Benedictine Seminary in Mount Angel, Oregon. In 1999, he was awarded an honorary Doctor of Divinity Degree by Wartburg Theological Seminary.

Pastor Foss has authored several books: Power Surge, A Servant’s Manual, The Disciple’s Joy, Real Faith for Real Life and Reviving the Congregation.

Pastor Foss and his wife, Christine, reside in Des Moines; they have two daughters, two son-in-laws and four grandchildren.


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