Our mission is to Love and Obey the Savior, Equip believers for Ministry and Share the Good News of Jesus.

Our Mission

Boards and Committees

Constitution & ByLaws

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Youth MinistryVideo Overview Youth 2015
Outreach Ministry Video Overview Outreach 2015
Video Overview Outreach 2016
Stewardship & Finance Stewardship Witness 2016 - Kevin Altman
Christian Education Video Overview Education 2016
EldersVideo Overview Elders 2015
Video Overview Elders 2016
School Board Video Overview School 2015
Video Overview School 2016
Trustees Video Overview Trustees 2016
Information Technology Video Overview Information Technology 2016
President Kevin Altman
Vice-President Wade Palmore
Recording Secretary Jeanine Farulli
Financial Secretary Jennifer Cherry
Treasurer Michelle Porter

2017 – 2018 Church Officers

Board of Youth Ministry
(Chip Retzlaff), Chairperson

Strives to establish and support youth programs that promote discipleship and fellowship, with an on-going emphasis on outreach and missions.

Board of Outreach Ministry
Nicole Anderson, Chairperson
Serve the needs of our community (local, national, and international) through direct relief ministries, partner resource sharing, and direct financial support.

Board of Stewardship & Finance
Educates and motivates members of RLC&S to understand their role as caretakers of God’s creation and as stewards of the resources with which God has blessed them.

Board of Christian Education
Sean Kyzar, Chairperson
Serves the church by developing, coordinating and administering a comprehensive educational program for members of Resurrection Lutheran Church and School and of visitors; to nurture spiritual growth of all age groups; and provide leadership to and supervision of staff members and volunteers involved in this ministry.

Board of Elders
Michael Heckenberger, Head Elder
Provides effective spiritual leadership for the church. Assist each worshiper at Resurrection to grow in their faith in the Lord Jesus Christ; to support them in every way possible in their spiritual and physical well being so that all are equipped and encouraged to share God’s love.

Board of Trustees
Mell Waldschmidt, Chairperson
Handles the proper maintenance and repair of all church property. The board’s purpose is to protect the congregation against loss or damage of any nature and to establish procedures for using any church facilities and/or property.

Worship Committee
Deni Lewis, Chairperson
A Committee of the Board of Elders that focuses on coordination of the various ministries that are regularly involved in the worship services.

Board of Fellowship
Janet Rake, Chairperson
Strives to extend Christian fellowship and hospitality wherever needed to aid the social development, integration of newcomers and members, and continued growth of the Body of Christ.

Board of Information Technology
Andy Lewis , Chairperson
Supports Resurrection Lutheran Church and School by providing leadership, quality resources, and effective services in information technology; nurtures an environment in which productive application of computing and information technology can flourish. The BIT will be a proactive leader, identifying issues and offering innovative solutions to enable Resurrection Lutheran Church and School to accomplish its mission to proclaim Christ to the world more effectively and efficiently.

School Board
Christy Elliott, Chairperson
Provides guidance, both spiritual and secular, to the staff of the Resurrection Lutheran School and Child Care by assisting them in carrying out ministry to young children on behalf of Resurrection Lutheran Church


Come Visit!

  • Resurrection Lutheran Church & School
  • 765 J. Clyde Morris Blvd
  • Newport News
  • Virginia , 23601
  • 757-596-5808
  • 757-596-5010

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