Our Staff

Rev. Daniel Burns


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).


Thomas Hanna
former Director of Parish Music


Tom's last service, at St. Paul's was on Sunday, June 5, 2022.  We wish Tom, and his wife Debbie, all the best in his retirement.


The Music Committee is accepting applications for the position of Choir Director.  If anyone is interested, or know of someone, please send a resume to the Church office. Email: office@stpaulsosseo.org



Sherry Glauvitz
Administrative Assistant

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 Faue
Wedding / Funeral Coordinator


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.