Rev. Clayton Bailey             Pastor             419-447-1323, ext. 4      

Pastor BaileyPastor Bailey was called to serve First Lutheran in February of 2016 and has enjoyed being a part of the congregation since June of that same year.  He is happy to share his faith story through preaching, teaching, and time with youth.  Ordained in 2002 after graduating from Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Pastor Bailey has served congregations in Norfolk, Virginia (St. John)  Edon, Ohio (St. Peter’s) and  Palm Beach Garden’s, Florida (Nativity).  He and his wife, Wendy, have two sons, John and Andrew, and are a welcome part of the congregation.

Ruth  Scott             Secretary                    419-447-1323, ext 3

20180117153542682_0001Ruth can be found in the church office most Tuesdays through Thursdays, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.  She is glad to answer the phone with any questions you might have.


Geri Wilson           Account Administrator       419-447-1323, ext. 6

20180117153603724_0001If you would like to make a donation to First Lutheran, then contact Geri.  She is also glad to handle billing and other financial needs of the congregation.   Geri is typically in the office 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on Monday and Thursday.

Curtis L. King     Director of Music                   
419-447-1323, ext. 7

Mr. King has been Director of Music at First Lutheran for a total of 28 years. Mr. King is the former (recently retired) choir director of the Tiffin Columbian High School Choirs. A graduate of Heidelberg University with Masters work in Organ Performance at Miami University and gifted musician. Mr. King works collaboratively with the pastor of First Lutheran Church to plan worship.


 Jane Frederick             Preschool & Ext. Care         419-447-1145

Jane Frederick
Jane had been shaping the lives of our little ones for 20 years as Director of our Preschool Ministries.  Her warm smile and a friendly face are glad to greet you with any questions regarding our preschool or extended day care programs.


Jennifer Damm            Christian Counseling Center        419-447-8111

Jennifer is the Director of the Christian Counseling Center (CCC).  Its offices are in the facility of the church, housed in offices that are adjacent to the church office.  This ministry was started by the church over 20 years ago (1993).   Its mission is to provide Christian -motivated professional counseling services to area people of all ages and all faiths.  More info can be found at