Reverend John A. Flamme
Pastor John Flamme was born in Rockford, Illinois. He graduated from
Concordia Teacher's College in Seward, Nebraska in May 1984. After
teaching art and journalism for three years in Deshler, Nebraska plus one
year in Orlando, Florida, he enrolled in Concordia Theological Seminary
in Ft. Wayne, Indiana in the pastoral ministry program, graduating in
1992. He was ordained on July 26, 1992.

He served his vicarage year at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Waseca,
Minnesota in 1990-1991. Pastor John served two years as a missionary in
Quebec, Canada. He then served as Interim Pastor at St. Paul Lutheran
Church in Indianapolis in 1994. He and his family came to Concordia in
1995.  The Pastor has faithfully served the members of Concordia
Lutheran for eighteen years.

Pastor John and his wife Beverly Ann live in Greenwood with his daughter
Faith.  Beverly Ann is a Clinical Research coordinator working for Indiana
University.   Pastor's daughter, Faith, is a college student at IUPUI.
Pastor's eldest son Brian is a spring 2013 graduate of Concordia
Theological Seminary and is serving as a teaching assistant in the
department of Systematic Theology.  Brian lives in Fort Wayne with his
wife Jennifer and their son Jason.  Brian hopes to receive a call into the
Pastoral ministry in the spring of 2014.   Pastor's middle child, Paul, is a
medical doctor and a graduate of I.U. School of Medicine.  Paul and his
wife Ashley live in Iowa City where Paul works as a resident at the
University of Iowa hospital.  Paul and Ashley will be moving home to Indy in
the summer of 2014 where Paul will serve a fellowship through Indiana

You can email Pastor Flamme at the church office at