Our Staff

...shepherd the flock of God that is among you, exercising oversight, not under compulsion, but willingly, as God would have you; not for shameful gain, but eagerly; not domineering over those in your charge, but being examples to the flock. 1 Peter 5:2-3

Contact our staff by email and the message will be forwarded to the correct person. You may also leave a message at the church office at 218.464.4584.

Rev. David Norland, Pastor

Rev. Norland became an LCMC pastor when he was called to serve New Life Lutheran in 2010. During his previous 17 years as an ELCA pastor, he served churches in Lester Prairie, Minnesota; Valparaiso, Indiana; and Tacoma, Washington.

Rev. Dr. Arndt Braaten, Pastor of Faith and Health

Rev. Dr. Braaten is an emergency room physician with Essentia Health and the primary care physician for patients who desire an intentional focus on faith and health. He began serving New Life Lutheran in 2015.

Ron Simpson, Music Director