Pastor Shawn Lynn Deterding was born on July 26, 1967 to Darold and Willa Deterding in Meade, Kansas.
Upon graduating from high school Pastor Deterding attended St. John's College, our Synod's college, in Winfield, Kansas for one year before transferring to Concordia College in Ann Arbor, Michigan. After transferring to Wichita State University in Kansas, Pastor Deterding graduated with a B.A. in Secondary Education in 1991.
Welcome to Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church
Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS)
Pastor Deterding and Patricia (nee: Runyan), who met while they were serving at the outdoor ministry at Texhoma Lutheran Camp in Pottsboro, TX: were married on February 8, 1997. Mrs. Deterding completed her education at Concordia University in St. Paul, Minnesota, earning a B.A. in Early Childhood Education. God has blessed this union with seven children.
Pastor Deterding graduated from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis with a M. Div. degree in May of 2003. Previously, he has served as pastor at Christ the King in Lake Ozark, MO; Executive Director of Heit's Point Lutheran Camp in Lincoln, MO; pastor at Trinity in Clinton, MO; and pastor at Trinity in Salina, KS. He was installed as part-time Pastor at Beautiful Savior on July 10, 2016, replacing Pastor Wayne Renning.
Sunday Worship Services 10 a.m.
Located on the east side of the Guardian Building at:
3180 Clarksville Street
Paris, Texas 75460
Come worship with us. We welcome our guests in the name of Jesus Christ.
Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church