Calvary Lutheran Church of Perham, Minnesota

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Staff

Calvary's Pastor: Phil Holtan

Enjoys ministry work's variety, with special interest in music and worship, mentoring young people, preaching and teaching Bible stories, cross-cultural experiences and social justice.

Children's Ministry Coordinator

In a variety of educational experiences and just plain fun, our children learn the fundamentals of faith. [This position is currently vacant]

Head Custodian

Isn’t it great to see our church busy with so many activities? Our head custodian Marlin Hovde thanks everyone for helping us keep our building looking great.

Music Director

Russ Bunker has served Calvary since 1986. He selects, composes, arranges and plays worship music, creates worship musical notation slides, and directs our praise team, choirs and vocal groups.

Office Coordinator and Bookkeeper

Shirley Pauna has been on staff since 1994 and a member since 1975. If you have any concerns, she will be happy to answer your questions or direct you to the proper person.

Office-Communications Specialist

Sue Delaney has been on staff since 1996. Her primary responsibilities are Calvary's web site and social media as well as the weekly bulletin and monthly newsletter.

Sound and Video Specialist

Mitch Groethe shares his sound and video talents at worship each week and makes possible our radio and television broadcasts and webcasts.

Stephen Ministry Coordinator

Kari Potrament is a Perham resident, mother of 5 children, a graduate of the Social Work Program at Minnesota State University Moorhead, and very excited about our Stephen Ministry care givers and care receivers.

Youth Director

Tracy Bieger brings a real passion for youth ministry to Calvary. She earned a Music Education degree from North Dakota State University. Tracy and husband Ross have two children, Jonah and Elsa.

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Call Committee Update. Calvary's Call Committee for an Associate Pastor is excited that we have interviewed two very good candidates recently. We will continue to update you as we move forward. Please continue to pray for the call committee and those who interview for the Associate Pastor position.

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