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college dean , pastoral consultant

John Willms, American pastoral consultant, college dean. Ordained to ministry Episcopalian Church, 1959.

Background

Willms, John was born on March 29, 1927. Came to the United States, 1964.

Education

Certified theology, St. Chad's College, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, 1959. LTh, St. Chad's College, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, 1974. Master of Divinity, St. Chad's College, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, 1986.

Bachelor with honors, University Minnesota, 1974.

Career

Pastor various Epsicopalian churches, Minnesota, 1964-1974, Duluth (Minnesota) Congressional Church, 1974-1976, Resurrection Fellowship, Duluth, 1977-1984. Executive director Lake Superior Life Care Center, 1985-1988. Senior pastor Evangelical Community Church, Menasha, Wisconsin, 1988-1991.

Pastoral consultant Minnesota, 1991-1992. Interim pastor Prince of Peace Fellowship, Duluth, 1992-1993. Dean Lake Superior Bible College, since 1993.

Dean Northwest region Episcopal Church, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, 1971. Honorary chaplain Goodwill Industries, Duluth, 1975-1980.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Episcopalian Church, 1959.

Membership

Regional coordinator Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life, Duluth, 1985-1988. President Lake Superior Life Care Center, 1982-1984, board directors since 1991. Member Charismatic Pastors Fellowship, Association Evangelical Congregations (field servant for Minnesota), 1993-1994.

Associate pastor Hammond Avenue Presbyterian Church, Superior, Wisconsin.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, swimming, reading, golf, travel.

Connections

Son of Peter J. and Anna T. (Fast) W. Divorced; children: Sandra, Michelle.

father:
Peter J. Willms

mother:
Anna T. (Fast) Willms

child:
Sandra Willms

child:
Michelle Willms