Our Pastors

Our Pastors

Pastor Timothy J. Spaude

Meet Pastor Spaude! He came to St. Jacobi in July of 2000.  Prior to St. Jacobi, he served as a teacher at Onalaska Luther High School in Onalaska, WI (1992 - 1993), and as Pastor at Cross of Christ in Universal City, Texas (1994 - 2000).

Pastor Spaude and his wife, Chris, have two children. They are Jamie and Anna.

When asked, "What is your most memorable moment as a Pastor?", Pastor Spaude responded "Baptizing my own children."

In his free time, Pastor Spaude enjoys reading, outdoor activities with his family, and Green Bay Packers football.


 


 

 

Pastor Richard A. Waldschmidt

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Meet Pastor Waldschmidt! He came to St. Jacobi in July of 2001. He has been a Pastor for 13 years. Prior to St. Jacobi, he served as a Graduate Assistant at St. Paul's, Lake Mills, WI (1990 - 1992), as Pastor at Grace in St. Joseph, MI, and as Pastor at St. Paul's in Tomah, WI (1996 - 2001)

Pastor Waldschmidt and his wife, Sue, have seven children. They are Daniel, Steven, Mark, Timothy, Bethany, Philip, and Kari.

When asked, "What is your most memorable moment as a Pastor?", Pastor Waldschmidt responded "It's neat to be able to be there for the highs and lows in people's lives and to share the love of God with them, it's a love that never changes."

In his free time, Pastor Waldschmidt enjoys making home improvements and watching all sports.

Pastor Paul G. Eckert

Meet Pastor Eckert! He came to St. Jacobi in November of 1959. Prior to St. Jacobi, he served as Pastor at Our Saviour's in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada, Immanuel in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, and Our Saviour's in Cedarville, MI. (1957 - 1959).

Pastor Eckert and and his wife, Judith, have seven children and twenty grandchildren. 

When asked, "What is your most memorable moment as a Pastor?", Pastor Eckert responded "Just the privilege of being a Pastor."

In his free time, Pastor Eckert enjoys fishing and taking care of the house.