Pastor Lori Powell

Pastor Lori is an ordained UCC minister who has served in UCC churches, an ELCA Lutheran church and a community-ministry program.  She spent eight years working for Madison area Urban Ministry before returning to parish ministry and the last five and half years serving an ELCA congregation.  Prior to moving to Madison, Pastor Lori served a congregation in Columbus, Ohio and congregations in the Chicago suburbs.  


Pastor Lori and husband Lynn have lived in Madison for the past fifteen years, they have two sons Tony and Isaac.  They enjoy special olympics, hiking, camping and walking their two dogs.  They love Wisconsin for the great state parks, Wisconsin Badgers and the great Green Bay Packers. 


Pastor Lori believes the Gospel is a message of hope and of unconditional love.  God invites each of us to receive and share this love.  She believes in working ecumenically and making church a safe place for all.