Church Staff


Sole Pastor

phone: 314-884-0828

Rev. James Kirschenmann is in his second (or third or fourth) career. Prior to entering Concordia Seminary in St. Louis in the Fall of 2012, he spent 5 years working with Lutheran Church Charities in the Chicago Metro Area and was exposed to a wide-variety of ministry settings while serving there. He also continues to publish the Daily Devotions for Lutheran Church Charities, and you can listen to those online at He lives with his wonderful bride, Kathie, the Joy of his life and resides in the north side of the City of St. Louis, in the College Hill Neighborhood, where he also serves St. Paul's Lutheran Church - College Hill. He enjoys history and mystery and spending time with family. He has 4 grown children, who all live in the Chicago Metro area. Email or call if you have questions, or just want to chat.

Church Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant

phone: 314-471-7400

Kay Kinder is the Administrative Assistant for Immanuel Lutheran Chapel (Church).