Pastor Daniel Burns is a 2002 graduate of Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, IN. He is married to Esther, and together they have three children: Ethan, Zachariah, and Emma. Pastor Burns completed his under-graduate work at Concordia College in Saint Paul, MN. He served previously at Immanuel Lutheran Church & School (Walker, MN) and Saint Martin Lutheran Church & School (Clintonville, WI).
Tom was the Director of Parish Music here at St. Pauls from 1991 to 1999, He then recieved a Divine Call to serve at Our Savior's Luthern Church and School in Lake Worth, Florida. He retired from the music ministry in 2007 after serving as Director of Parish Music/organist at Family of Christ in Ham Lake, MN. He was called out of retirement to serve at St. Paul's once again. Tom has been an organist for over 50 years, starting his career as an assistant organist at Elim Lutheran Church in Robbinsdale. For many years he was an often requested guest organist for church services of all faiths in the Twin City area. Tom holds a Bachelor of Arts in Church Music, organ emphasis, and a Minor in Lutheran Confessionalism/theology from Concordia University in St. Paul, MN. Tom has directed many adult choirs, and started the hand bell choir here at St. Paul’s in 1995. He was invited to play as part of a recital of 20 organists at the Church of St. Roch in Paris, France in 2000. Tom is a member of the Twin City Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, and The Association of Lutheran Church Musicians. He is married to Debbie Hanna and has 2 grown children and 6 grandchildren.
Sherry Glauvitz went to college at Bemidji State University for Elementary Education. After student teaching in North Branch, Minnesota and graduating college, was hired at KinderCare in Woodbury, Minnesota teaching 4th grade and helped develop their after- school program. Married David Glauvitz and when Aleksander was to begin kindergarten decided to homeschool. Homeschooled Alek and Sam through high school. Taught Sunday School, mainly 3rd and 4th grade, for many years and was chair of Youth and Family Board for many years. Has been a member of St. Paul’s since 1993.
Bonnie has been a member of St. Paul's for 50+ years. During that time she has served in a variety of ways. Currently, she enjoys preparing the chancel area both for the church year and seasonally, also assisting in the preparation and serving of themed Lenten soup suppers.
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Augsburg college.
She is widowed, with 3 children, 5 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.