Welcome to Grace Lutheran Church in Syracuse, Indiana. We are affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and are members of the Indiana Kentucky Synod. If you are looking for a church home, we invite you to look around this site and get a feel for our congregation. Join us for SUNDAY WORSHIP each week at 10:30 a.m. or give us a call at 574-457-3845 . We look forward to meeting you and sharing our mission:
Gathered by the grace of God and by the Holy Spirit, we welcome all people to learn and grow in faith. As disciples of Jesus Christ, we welcome all people to share the gospel and serve those in need.
Pastor Tim Diemer is the Interim Pastor at Grace. He is originally from Wisconsin and grew up in Thiensville/Mequon just north of Milwaukee. At age 9 his Dad, a Lutheran pastor, accepted a call to Sheboygan Falls, Wi where Pastor Tim attended most of grade school and all of high school.
Pastor Diemer graduated from Carthage College in 1975 and then attended Wartburg Seminary. He was ordained on September 21, 1980.
Since ordination, Pastor Tim has served in a variety of settings; open country, small town, urban, and specialized ministry (in his case, specialized means corrections).
Pastor Tim also serves our sister church, Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cromwell, Indiana.