Lord of Life Lutheran Church


We invite you to join us in our journey in the Christian faith.


With roots beyond our official beginnings in 1968, today we have over 1,000 baptized members, 800 confirmed members, and more than 250 children in church school.


Mission Statement

We are a people created by God in Christ, empowered by the holy spirit, called and sent to bear witness to God's creative, redeeming, and sanctifying activity in the world.


ELCA Affiliation

We are part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The ELCA is an engaged, active body of people who put faith in God into action—in millions of ways, all over the world.


Phone: 701-223-2986
Fax: 701-223-2987

Lord of Life Lutheran Church
1143 North 26th Street
Bismarck, ND 58501



As the staff of Lord of Life, we believe in serving God and that our work is an expression of the gifts and talents God has given us.


Nadine Lehr, Pastor

CHURCH: 701-223-2986

HOME: 701-255-2631

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Beth Walch, Associate Pastor

CHURCH: 701-223-2986

CELL: 262-825-7633


Janie Hague, Director of Youth & Family Ministries

CHURCH: 701-223-2986

CELL: 701-301-9917


Betsy Debertin, Children's & Family Ministry Coordinator

CHURCH: 701-223-2986

CELL: 701-527-0870


Marilyn Kesterke, Music Ministry Coordinator

CHURCH: 701-223-2986


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Jessica Axtman, Office Manager

CHURCH: 701-223-2986


Linda Simmons, Office Assistant

CHURCH: 701-223-2986


Doug Sprynczynatyk, Facility Manager

CHURCH: 701-223-2986

CELL: 701-955-0435