Pastor Paul Fritz

Pastor Paul Fritz

What you do at St. John’s: Pastor-preach at worship services; organize worship and Bible classes; work with fellow members, staff, and students to grow in faith in Christ, lead and lean on fellow Christians as we walk in Christian life.

5 Ways to Describe You: Joyful because of Christ, Blessed to be serving God’s people, Dedicated worker, Texas A&M fan–Gig ‘Em, Enjoy being outdoors

Before St. John’s: Homeschooled. Attended Martin Luther College-Graduated 2006. Attended Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary-Graduated with a Masters of Divinity 2010

Other places he is likely to be found: In the field or woods and on the river or lake enjoying the outdoors, at the field, ballpark, court, or arena watching and playing sports frequently accompanied by his wife, Kayley.


Jacob Zimmermann

5 Ways to Describe You: I am fun-loving.  I have been told that I am kind.  I am a methodical person.  I value time with my family.  I enjoy spending time with friends.

What Do You Do At St. Johns?  I am serving St. John’s as the principal and 5th-8th teacher.  I enjoy working with kids.  Most importantly, we have the  privilege of  sharing God’s Word with each other here at St. John’s.

Before St. John’s: I grew up in Arizona.  I graduated from MLC in 2004.  My first call was to Zion Lutheran School in South Milwaukee, WI.  After spending ten years teaching there, I received and took a call to serve as a teacher to Gethsemane Lutheran School in Omaha, NE.  I spent three years teaching there.  My wife and I grew up in small towns, and we are excited to be here.

Other Places Likely To Be Found: I will often be spotted fishing, watching the Arizona Cardinals, or playing with my kids.


Wendy Fischer

5 Ways to describe you: fun loving, bubbly, joyful servant, Packer fan, enjoy spending time with family and friends

What do you do at St. John’s? I serve as the 4K-4th grade teacher. I am blessed to be sharing God’s word with Jesus lambs.

Before St. John’s: I grew up right here in Fremont, and attended St. John’s. I attended Fox Valley Lutheran High School. I graduated from
Martin Luther College in 2001 and was assigned to serve as 1st and 2nd grade teacher in Crete, Illinois where I served for 17 years. I feel very blessed to be back at St. John’s!

Other places likely to be found: Spending time with family and friends, enjoying the outdoors taking pictures