Our Pastor

 
 
 
 
 
 
“Our heart & soul is to connect people with the living and powerful God.”
 
Rev. Wayne Uhlhorn was born in Charles City, Iowa, lived in King of Prussia, PA, but was for the most part, raised in Pardeeville, Wisconsin. He spent his vicar year (third year of his four years of Seminary training) at Riverview Lutheran in Appleton, WI and graduated from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in 1990. He has served congregations at a dual-parish in Valley City, ND and Jamestown, North Dakota, and then in Baltimore, Maryland. From 2001 until 2016 he was pastor of Fount of Life Lutheran in Colorado Springs and also served as the Colorado Mission District chairman. In addition to being the pastor at Beautiful Saviour, he also serves as the Chairman of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod’s Board for Home Missions. He enjoys watching most sports, playing as many as he still can, and almost anything that has to do with the outdoors.
 
In May of 2016, Pastor Uhlhorn moved from Colorado Springs, with his wife and family to serve as pastor at Beautiful Saviour Lutheran Church in Carlsbad, CA. Pastor Uhlhorn and his wife Daneen are pictures here with their daughter Jennifer and husband Eric. who live in Chattanooga, TN; daughter Marissa and her husband, Tyler, who live in Anaheim; and sons Ryan, who attends Colorado State University, and Michael, who attends Grand Canyon University. In addition to serving as pastor at Beautiful Saviour, Pastor Uhlhorn is the chairman of the WELS Board for Home Missions. He works with the WELS in starting and supporting new mission congregations around North America. Some of his new mission plans include Reno, NV; Seattle, WA; and Bluffton, SC. Pastor Uhlhorn and his wife Daneen enjoy living in beautiful North County, and try to get to the beach as often as possible. They also enjoy traveling!
 

Pastor Uhlhorn’s contact info:

Mobile #: 760-420-1682