Meet Our Pastor

Pastor Marty Jacobson

Pastor Marty was born in Colombia, South America where his parents served as missionaries. He graduated from Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) with majors in English and Religion. After college he served on a traveling youth ministry team with Lutheran Youth Encounter.  He graduated from Luther Seminary and has served congregations in Minnesota, Iowa, and California.

Marty loves being a husband to Marin, a dad to Kari and Kristofer, and serving as a pastor. Seeing people find the life-giving hope of knowing Christ is a true privilege and calling.

As a family, the Jacobsons enjoy the great outdoors (including visiting the National Parks), movie nights, and family vacations. Marin serves as Associate Professor of Music and Associate Director of Choral Activities at Concordia University, Irvine.

Pastor Marty loves reading good books and watching good movies.  He also loves hiking, football, basketball, tennis, golf, racquetball, and table tennis. He also enjoys meeting new people. Feel free to contact him.