Rev. Christopher Hall, Pastor | Email
Pr. Hall has served Grace Lutheran since 2012, serving congregations in Enid, OK and Tuscaloosa AL previously. He attended University of Central Oklahoma, receiving a Bachelor degree in Philosophy, summa cum laude, Philosophy student of the year, and Class Marshal/Valedictorian. He attended Concordia Seminary in St. Louis and was an exchange student to Lutherische Theologische Hochschule in Oberursel, Germany in 1997-98. He was ordained on August 13, 2000. Pr. Hall is married to Marjorie and together they have four children. In his free time he enjoys reading, writing fiction, and supporting the Union High School marching band.
Marjorie A. Hall, Parish Musician | Email
Marjorie is a graduate of Concordia University, Chicago, and has been involved in church work since 1997. She taught Music at Mt. Prospect Lutheran School and served as Director of Music at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church before marrying her husband Chris. She served as Director of Music at Redeemer Lutheran, Enid, OK, for nearly ten years, as well as coordinating youth events, Vacation Bible School, directing Children’s and Handbell Choirs. Marjorie has served at Grace Lutheran since 2013.
Alyssa Lehenbauer, Youth Coordinator | Email
Alyssa R. Lehenbauer grew up the daughter of a Lutheran Pastor in Lake of the Ozarks Missouri. She went to college at Concordia University in Seward Nebraska and received a B.A. in Psychology. After an Internship working with children diagnosed with Reactive Attachment Disorder she moved to Tulsa. In her free time Alyssa enjoys rock climbing, running, music in all of it’s forms, and being outside as much as she is able.
Alexis Wasson, Office Administrator | Email
Alexis Sikkink Wasson was born in Tulsa and was baptized at Grace by Pr. Karl Frese. In 1967 she moved with her husband to Alaska where she lived for 32 years. While there she worked various jobs as a bookkeeper, school bus driver, commercial fisherman, and mainly as an employee for the State of Alaska at the Unemployment Office.
She returned to Tulsa in 1999 and attended CTR. In 2005 she read an “advertisement” in their bulletin about an employment position at Grace. She applied and was hired as the Office Administrator where she remains today. Alexis feels honored to be part of Grace’s staff and to be a member of such a caring congregation. Alexis has three grown children (two living in Alaska, and one in Texas), and 7 grandchildren.
Loren England came to Grace in 1992 as a new member migrating from Paola, Kansas where he was a life long member of 1st Lutheran Church.