Andrew Lissy Pastor
Pastor Andy was raised in northern New Jersey. He graduated from Concordia College, Bronxville New York, and Concordia Seminary St. Louis. He also has a Master of Arts in counseling from Rider University, Lawrenceville, New Jersey. Pastor's first call was as Assistant Pastor, Hope Lutheran Church and School in Levittown, Pennsylvania. He later was called as Senior Pastor of that congregation. In 2002, Pastor Andy accepted the call to be Senior Pastor First English Lutheran Church in New Orleans, Louisiana. Pastor served there through Hurricane Katrina. He was installed at Living Savior January of 2007.
Pastor Andy's wife, Natalie, is a retired assistant principal from the Fairfax County Public School. They have four grown children.
Stephen Wareham Vicar
Stephen Wareham is from Acworth, GA, about 30 minutes north of Atlanta. He attended Faith Lutheran Church and School from pre-school through 8th grade and then North Cobb High School nearby in Kennesaw, GA. After high school he served on active duty as a United States Marine from 2009-2013 as a helicopter mechanic in Jacksonville, NC. In 2018 he received his B.A. in Psychology from Concordia University Chicago and proceeded to work for both the Social Security Administration and the IRS before being accepted to Concordia Seminary St. Louis for the 2021-2022 school year.
He has two children; his daughter Lily, who is currently 14; and his son Caleb, who is 12. He has a wide range of hobbies, from fishing/hunting to rock climbing, to working on cars, to playing RPG video games. Currently he is working on becoming an active-duty Navy Chaplain after graduation from Seminary, and serves at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in downtown St. Louis while attending Concordia St. Louis.