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Interim Pastor

Rev. Chip Borgstadt

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Originally from Eastern Iowa, Pastor Chip has lived in Nebraska his adult life. He holds two degrees in Education from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and is an alum of Pacific Lutheran Seminary in Berkeley, California. His ministry calls have included youth ministry at St. Timothy’s in Omaha, Assistant to the Bishop of the Nebraska Synod, United Lutheran in Scribner and St. John’s in Ridgely, Alma Lutheran in Mead, St. Andrew’s Lutheran in Lincoln, St. Mark’s Lutheran in Valley and Resurrection in Gretna. He taught Youth & Family Ministry at Midland for 8-1/2 years.

Pastor Chip is married to Rita, a Nebraska native and they have two grown children. Katy, a teacher, is married to Adam, a Coast Guard helicopter pilot and they live in Traverse City, Michigan, with their 6-year-old son, Avry, and 4-year-old daughter, Lauryn. Jon lives in Omaha and is a retail sales person at the North Face store in Gretna and Duluth Trading in Omaha. Ask Pastor Chip about his two dogs, Izzy and Daisy.

Pastor loves to travel, cook and develop curriculum-focused websites. He has written for many publishers, most recently for the Augsburg Adult Bible Study series. He usually has chocolate in his office, which he gladly shares.

Pastor Chip will serve as the Transition Pastor at Salem. This includes the time to develop the congregational profile and engage in the search for the right pastor to lead Salem in the future.


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