Following his studies in Dubuque, Pastor Nyren received his
Master of Divinity from Lutheran Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota
May, 2008. Pastor Andrew Nyren was ordained Saturday, Sept. 27,
2008 at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Ames, Iowa. He began his
work with Immanuel October 1, 2008. While he was working as
Director of Education for 6th grade and under at
Bethesda Lutheran Church, the Nyrens traveled to their companion
church in Tanzania. Pastor Andrew and his wife Amy both enjoy
traveling, they have also visited Iceland, Russia and Ethiopia.
Please join Immanuel on Sunday, Nov. 23,
2008 at 3:00 pm for the installation of Pastor Andrew Nyren.
Bishop Warren Freiheit will be presiding with Communion being
served. There will be a reception following the service in the
church parish hall.
[Text from file recieved
from Carol Ann Sheley]