Pastor Gerry Hartke and his wife Debby moved to Oregon in September, 2003.  They have served at churches in Illinois, Indiana, and Colorado before coming to Ohio.  They have been blessed with eight children (Nathan, Tim, Matt, Andy, Jeremy, Joshua, Jon, Sarah), five of which are now married, two at home and in college, and Jeremy who lives at home. They have nine grandchildren.  Pastor grew up in Kansas, Deb in Indiana.  Pastor attended St John's College in Winfield, Kansas, Concordia Senior College in Ft Wayne, Indiana, and Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri - graduating and ordained in 1976.  Pastor and Deb have a passion for helping people know Jesus and grow in their relationship with Him, a love for children, and a vision to see the local church grow.  

Wendy Kelly is our Preschool Administrator and teacher.

Kim Beckman-Wine is one of our Preschool teachers.

Marianne Kelly is also one of our Preschool teachers



Jon Hartke is our praise and worship leader, coming on staff as a part-time position in January, 2012. Jon has developed our praise team ministry since 2003.  Jon and his wife Emily live in Toledo, and are members of Prince of Peace.

Cathy Townsend is the church secretary who greets you in the front office at Prince of Peace!  Cathy works mornings, Monday thru Friday every week.  She is married to Rick.   Cathy started as our Secretary in October, 2012.

Daniel Parsley is the choir director at Prince of Peace, and is a graduate of Xavier University, and is currently doing graduate work at Bowling Green University in the school of music.  Daniel is starting at Prince of Peace in October, 2012
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Prince of Peace Lutheran
4155 Pickle Rd  Oregon Oh 43616  
Ph : 419-691-9407


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Sundays, 8:00 A.M. & 10:30 A.M.

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the living Jesus!

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