Worship Services
5:30 p.m. Saturday & 8:00 a.m. Sunday (traditional)
10:30 a.m. Sunday (contemporary)

Christian Education
9:15 a.m. Sunday

Staff & Leadership

Rev. Ted Gall

The Reverend Theodore Casper Gall was born in Racine, Wisconsin on November 9, 1952, and was baptized at Immanuel Lutheran Church (LCA) in Racine. He graduated from Case High School, Racine in 1971. After attending Wartburg college (ALC) in Waverly, Iowa, he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Religion in 1975. He enrolled in…

Rev. Earl Brown

Born in East Rochester, New York on June 28, 1947, Earl spent his youth in Syracuse, New York until receiving a “Greeting” from Uncle Sam. Getting a jump on the draft, he joined the army and took both the basic and advanced courses in medical technology. He served at Madigan General Hospital in Tacoma, Washington…

Mr. Larry Quicksall, LCSW

Larry Quicksall is an Effingham native and member of St. John’s since 1970. Larry received his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Eastern Illinois University in 1987, and he received his Master of Social Work degree from the University of Illinois in 1991. Larry has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 1993. Over…