HISTORY

A Brief History of Marco Lutheran Church

Marco Lutheran Church held its first worship service on May 5,1974 in the meeting room of the Naples Federal Savings and Loan Association, Marco Branch. The service was led by Rev. William P. Volm, Missionary at Large from Naples; thirty-five people attended including five families who were full-time Marco residents.

Rev. Kevin Koenig

Current Pastor

Our current pastor is Rev. Kevin Koenig.
Throughout the years Marco Lutheran has experienced dynamic growth in membership and pastoral faithfulness in serving our members spiritual and personal needs, while exercising leadership in the local community and our larger church body.
 

Prior Pastors

  • Rev. Ted Wuerffel, our congregation's pastor, was installed in May 1976. He remained until 1983.
     
  • Rev. Ted Klees was installed in March 1987 and continued his ministry until 1991.
     
  • Rev. Roger Stoehr was installed in February 1992 and remained until his untimely death in 1995.
     
  • Rev. Ron Biel was installed in 1996 and continued his ministry at MLC until 2008.