Pastor Mark is a retired ELCA pastor who has served for over 40 years in the Twin Cities area. His ministry with the people of Salem (as Visitation Pastor) is to bring the Gospel to people through the Word, Holy Communion, prayer and conversation. Typically he calls on older members and works 10 hours per week, usually on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Pastor Mark also serves by volunteering through community and church organizations. He and Judy live in Woodbury and are grateful parents and grandparents.