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Rev. Daniel Sheafer

Asst. Pastor - Emmanuel

Pastor Dan Sheafer has served as associate pastor at Emmanuel since July 2016. He shares that "I truly enjoy serving at Emmanuel because of the combination of the staff and congregation together. Emmanuel has wonderful members and a truly amazing staff of which I’m honored to be a part."

Pastor Sheafer was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and moved to Fort Wayne in 2002. He attended Concordia Lutheran High School and then went to Concordia University in Seward, Nebraska. After graduation from Concordia Seward, he attended Concordia Theological Seminary, in Fort Wayne. During his time at seminary, he was also able to attend Westfield House in Cambridge, England, for a year.

Pastor Sheafer is married to his wife Madeline, who is also a graduate of Concordia University Nebraska. They are the proud parents of Everett.