Membership 

Membership in the Society of Creation is open to everyone, layperson, pastor, scientist, grocery clerk, whoever supports the goals of the Society of Creation. Simply click on the "Charter" link and open the charter to read it and determine if you are in agreement with the position of the Society of Creation. If you agree with our position, then contact us about becoming a member (no cost, no obligation; select the "Contact Us" link). We will put you on one of our lists, either a public list or a private and confidential list. The choice is yours. Providing us with your contact information, especially an email address, will enable us to keep you informed of Society activities in your area. With the members listed below, our total membership is now 177.

Rev. Donald V. Engebretson, St. Peter Lutheran Church, Antigo, Wisconsin

David P. Tamminga, member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Portage, Wisconsin

Rev. John E. Wackler, Pastor, St. Paul Lutheran Church, Texhoma, Oklahoma

Mr. Ralph Gillmann, Member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Springfield, Virginia

Linda McGaw, Lutheran teacher, Bayside, Wisconsin

Rev. Brad Varvil, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Tacoma, Washington

Pastor Volker Heide, The Lutheran Church of Madison, Madison, Connecticut

Rev. Jason Wolter, St. John’s Lutheran Church, Tecumseh, and Immanuel, Sterling, Nebraska

Tanner Schmidt, Science Teacher, Living Word Lutheran High School, Jackson, Wisconsin

Rev. Dr. Stanley Zyskowski, Washington Island, Wisconsin

Patricia Zyskowski, Washington Island, Wisconsin

The Rev. Richard J. Boeck, Jr., Horicon, Wisconsin

Susan A. Boeck, Horicon, Wisconsin

Elisabeth Grabenhofer, Lay Person, St. Paul Lutheran Church, Grafton, Wisconsin

Pastor Charlie Schultz, St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Imperial, Missouri

Becky Boehlke, Home Educator, Mequon, Wisconsin

Samuel Boehlke, Home Educator, Mequon, Wisconsin

Jimi Jake Shaw, Filmmaker, Mukwonago, Wisconsin  

Teno Groppi, Genesis Evidence Ministry, Wyldewood Baptist Church, Oshkosh, Wisconsin

Debi Tauschek, Headmaster, Christ Lutheran Academy, Kenosha, Wisconsin

Kathy Wessel, Home Educator, Spring Valley, Minnesota

Rev. Christopher A. Navurskis, Pastor, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Hinckley, Illinois

Dr. Jerry Doyle, Retired Educator, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Dr. Gary Eckhoff, Retired Scientist, Delavan, Wisconsin

Dr. Donald A. Schlernitzauer, Retired Ophthalmologist, Manitowoc, Wisconsin

Kenneth Frizane, Mount Prospect, Illinois, Retired Engineer

Kenneth E. Bahr, Retired Educator, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Ken Wilterdink, Plymouth, Wisconsin, Retired Christian Educator

Mari Hunnicutt, Sunday School teacher, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Gordon Bane, Sedgwick, Kansas

Carlton Mahn, Retired Forester, Landscaper, and Berry Grower, Kaukauna, Wisconsin

Pastor Alex Duff, The Lutheran Church of Saint Luke, Itasca, Illinois

Pastor Tom Wenig, Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, Evansville Indiana

Rev. Wayne DeVrou, Pastor, First Reformed Church, Oostburg, Wisconsin

Greg Leaman, Mechanical Engineer, Retired, Member and Elder, First Reformed Church, Oostburg Wisconsin

Michelle Brunn, Peace Lutheran Church, New Berlin, Wisconsin

Steven A. Metzger, Lay Person, Atonement Lutheran Church, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Denis Schmideler, Retired Businessman, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Dave West, Brookfield Lutheran Church, Brookfield, Wisconsin

Rev. Christopher M. Seifferlein, Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Adell, Wisconsin

Winston P. Brown, Lawyer, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Rev. Allan D. Wierschke, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Blackduck, Minnesota, and Immanuel Lutheran Church, Cass Lake, Minnesota

Dr. Bruce Holman, Chemist, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Prof. Brian H. Steel, Professor of Biology, Owosso, Michigan

Tom Trunick, Buda, Texas

Beverly Trunick, Buda, Texas

Jorge A Velez, Contract Administrator, Long Beach, California

Rev. Donald Stock, St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Munster, Indiana

Rev. Dr. Rick Meyer, Pastor and Author, Kernersville, NC

Rev. Christian C. Tews, Grace Lutheran Church,  Tulsa, Oklahoma

Rick Marrs, Associate Professor of Practical Theology, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis

Pastor Eric Gledhill, Trinity Lutheran Church, Paw Paw, Michigan

Dr. Bert. J Exsted, Chemistry, Assistant Professor, Shorter University, Rome, Georgia

Stacy Lung, Home Educator, Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin

Naven E. Olson, computer programmer and adjunct professor of Computer Science, Columbia, South Carolina

Dr. Barbara Helmkamp, Homemaker, Ph.D. in Physics, Parker, Colorado

Bill Schultz, Lutheran Island Camp and Christ Serve Ranch, Henning, Minnesota

Rev. Kurt Eric Lambart, St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Westland, Michigan

Amy Rossing, HR Staffing Manager, Concordia University Texas

Matthew D. Shadday, Biologist, Indianapolis, Indiana

Dan Rothe, Mathematics Instructor, Rogers City, Michigan

Joanne E. Nedwick, Logistics Quality Auditor, Almont, Michigan

Rev. Dr. Carl Rockrohr, Fort Wayne, Indiana

Richard Hackbarth, Teacher, St. Joseph, Michigan

Richard Wolfram, Howell, Michigan

Rev. Paul W. Herter, Hope Lutheran Church, Adrian, Michigan

Rev. Alan Eisinger, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Warren, Michigan

Dr. John M. Oliver, Veterinarian, Brownstown, Michigan

JoAnn Oliver, Teacher, Brownstown, MIchigan

Laura Turner, Executive Administrative Assistant, Concordia University Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Michigan

James WIlkins, Jackson, Michigan

Pastor Scott Hemphill, First Baptist Church, New Baltimore, Michigan

Joel Kaiser, Pastor to the School, St. Lorenz Lutheran Church, Frankenmuth, Michigan

Cheri Fields, Homeschooling Mom and owner of Creation Science 4 Kids, Grand Rapids, Michigan

Dr. Alan Menge, Professor Emeritus, Dept. OB/GYN, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Pastor Paul Naumann, St. Michael Lutheran Church, Portage, Michigan

Sharon Jordan, Science/Math Teacher, Lutheran High South, Southgate, Michigan

Christine Barlow, Fort Wayne, Indiana

Ted Aufdemberge, Earth Science professor emeritus, Concordia University, Ann Arbor,  Michigan

Darel Shafer, Lincoln Park, Michigan

David Bump, Trinity Baptist Church, Flushing, Michigan

Gerald Kurtz, Madison, Wisconsin

Pastor David Thompson, Faith Lutheran Church (ELS), San Antonio, Texas

Dan Mahn, Engineer, Kildeer, Illinois

Douglas Howard, Tristar Centennial Medical Center, Gallatin, Tennessee

Rev. Peter M. Glock, Zion and St. Paul Lutheran Churches, Wenona and Varna, Illinois

Rev. Timothy J. Brand, St. Paul Lutheran, Caledonia, Michigan

Rev. Paul Sajban, The Lutheran Church of Our Savior, Melvin, Illinois

Carlton Rink, Physics Teacher, Elmhurst, Illinois

Dr. Matthew Cserhati, Biologist, Omaha, Nebraska

Dr. Gary Elsesser, Eagan, Minnesota

Monica Elsesser, Eagan, Minnesota

Craig Cooper, DCO, Sauk Rapids, Minnesota

Darrell Magruder, Pharmacy Technician, Hutchinson, Minnesota

William Wrase, Retired Middle School Teacher, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Rev. Clint Hoff, Evangelistic Missionary, Prague, Czech Republic

Alan Holasek,Actor, Roseville, Minnesota

Ronald Wille, Teacher, Watertown, Wisconsin

Rev. Theodore Diedrick, Good Shepherd Lugheran Church, Circle Pines, Minnesota

Jim Finnessy, Ascension Lutheran Church, Littleton, Colorado

Judy Finnessy, Ascension Lutheran Church, Littleton, Colorado

Michael Maas, Morning Star Lutheran  School, Jackson, Wisconsin 

Shawn Mitchell, Crown of Life Lutheran Church, San Antonio, Texas

Rev. Marvin Metzger, St. John Lutheran Church, Sycamore, Illinois

Keith Roberson, St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Racine, Wisconsin

Scott Austreng, St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin

Helena Ehlke, Artist & Art Instructor, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Rev. Christian Braly, Westside Christian Center, Gustine, California

Rev. Todd Jerabek, Zion/St. Peter/St. John Lutheran Churches, Embarrass, Wisconsin

CUS Membership 

The Society of Creation consists of people from many walks of life, one of which is full-time faculty in various disciplines who are members of one of the ten institutions of higher education in the Concordia University System. We welcome new members in this CUS category or any other category, at no cost and no obligation, who agree with our charter. In addition, we have seven other CUS faculty in the confidential category, because they prefer to keep their membership quiet. The names of our public members are listed below:

Rev. Dr. Joel Heck, Theology, Concordia University Texas (co-founder)

Dr. Gary Locklair, Computer Science, Concordia University Wisconsin (co-founder)

Rev. Dr. Curtis Giese, Theology, Concordia University Texas

Rev. Dr. Paul Muench, Communication, Concordia University Texas

Dr. Andrew Steinmann, Professor of Theology and Hebrew, Concordia University Chicago

Rev. Charles R. Schulz, Pre-seminary Director, Concordia University, Ann Arbor

Rev. Dr. Jason Soenksen, Department of Theology and Philosophy, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. Scott G. Van Ornum, Chemistry, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Dr. Timothy Maschke, Department of Theology and Philosophy, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Dr. Kevin E. Voss, Concordia Bioethics Institute, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Dr. Ronald R. Mudge, Department of Theology and Philosophy, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Dr. Nathan Jastram, Department of Theology and Philosophy, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. John Oberdeck, Department of  Theology and Philosophy, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. Philip Arnholt, Biology, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Leonard Stahlke, Theology, Emeritus, Concordia University Texas

Dr. Gert Keiper, Education, Emerita, Concordia University Texas

Dr. Thomas J. Saleska, Biology, Department of Natural Sciences, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. Robert L. Johnson, Physics, Department of Natural Sciences, Emeritus, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. Kenneth T. Kosche, Music, College of Arts and Sciences, Emeritus, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. Eugene W. Bunkowske, Hoffmann Institute, Professor of Christian Outreach, Concordia University, St. Paul

Dr. Erich von Fange, Science, Emeritus, Concordia University, Ann Arbor

Dr. Michael Eschelbach, Professor of New Testament and Philosophy of Religion, Concordia University Chicago

Rev. Richard Wohlers, Library Director, Emeritus, Adjunct Faculty, Theology, Concordia University Wisconsin

Prof. Robert Wahl, Computer Science, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Dr. Philip Schielke, Computer Science, Concordia University Texas

Prof. Curt Gielow, Chief Campus Executive, Concordia University Ann Arbor

Dr. Kathleen Kremer, School of Education, Concordia University Wisconsin

Prof. Jill M. Krell, Nursing, Concordia University Wisconsin

Prof. Nicole Muth, School of Education, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Dr. Pat Ferry, President, Concordia University Wisconsin

Prof. Adam Paape, School of Education, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Steve Smith, Department of Theology and Philosophy, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. Howard Lacey, Dean, College of Business, Emeritus, Concordia University Texas

Rev. Dr. Randall Ferguson, Assistant Vice President of Academics, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Dr. Paul Zietlow, Communication, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. Michael Uden, Dean, School of Education, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Dr. John Saleska, Director, Concordia Bible Institute, Emeritus, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. Marji Bell, Art, Concordia University Wisconsin

Dr. Carol A. Lueders Bolwerk, Nursing, Parish Nursing and Congregational Health, Concordia University Wisconsin

Rev. Philip W. Penhallegon, Religion, Concordia University, Ann Arbor

Dr. Jakob Heckert, Biblical Languages and Religion, Concordia University, Ann Arbor

Prof. James Refenes, Biology and Education, Concordia University, Ann Arbor

Dr. Robert G. Otey, Education, Emeritus, Concordia University Texas

Rev. Terence R. Groth, Theology, Concordia University Nebraska

Dr. Paul Buchheimer, Education, Concordia University Texas

Rev. Dr. Tilahun Mekonnen Mendedo, Missiology, President, Concordia College Alabama

Prof. Anthony B.  Ross, Instructor of Accounting, Concordia University Texas 

Rev. Dr. Dean O. Wenthe, President, Concordia University System

Prof. Joshua Locklair, Computer Science, Concordia University Wisconsin

Alice Buck, ELI Instructor, Concordia University Wisconsin