Pastor Robert Donovan
Pastor Robert Donovan is serving Saint
Peter's as transitional Pastor.
As a full time Intentional Interim Minister, Pastor Donovan is
responsible for all of the normal pastoral functions of the church.
Additionally, he has been trained to assist with any organizational
work in preparation for Saint Peter's to call their next shepherd.
Pastor Donovan has 22 years of congregational
experience in Florida
and Chicago IL. Before attending seminary at Concordia Seminary
Saint Louis in 1992, Pastor Donovan worked in the Boston
marketplace as a consultant specializing in strategic planning and
marketing. He is credentialed by National Association of Lutheran
Interim Pastors (NALIP) and is a member of the Intentional
Ministers Conference (IMC) an association of LC-MS Intentional
Currently residing in South Elgin, Pastor
Donovan lives with his wife
Jennifer. They have been married for 34 years and have four
living in Chicago and Hilton Head, SC.
You can contact Pastor Donovan by calling the church office at
847-464-1608 or his Cell phone at (773)719-1485.
You can also e-mail him at:
Deaconess Barbara Hemme
Barb joined our staff in July of 2013. She
and her husband Mike have resided in
Hampshire since 2001. Deaconess Barb
received her Master of Arts in Religion from
Concordia University, Chicago in 2010.
She also holds a Master of Arts in Sociology
degree from DePaul University earned in
1998. Her focus is ministering to women
and those in need, including those struggling
with grief and sorrow. Barb will be teaching
confirmation classes during our vacancy.
You can contact Deaconess Barb by calling the church office at
847-464-5721 and leaving a message with your phone number. Barb
will call you back or you may e-mail her at:
Church Office Administrator
Our church secretary is in the office
Monday - Friday mornings.
Little Saints Pre-School
Kristina Kolodziej, Director
Kristina begins her eleventh year as our
Preschool Director and her thirteenth year
teaching with us with the 2017-2018 academic
year. Kristina came to us with previous Pre-
School teaching experience and is a mother
herself. She loves children! You will enjoy
her energy, concern, and friendliness. Our Pre-School staff returns
year after year giving
our program stability as well as those things only
experience can provide. Please call Kristina with any of your
Link to Preschool page